Simple Lessons That Can Turn Your Relationship Around

I am not a relationship guru by any stretch of the imagination. I am a married woman to a wonderful man for 26 years. Certainly, our relationship is not always a bed of roses. But we have learned a thing or two over the course of our 26-year relationship. The...

Be Your Own Free Therapist

the therapeutic nature of walking As I go to the salon, I am thinking of how silly it is to walk there for 20 minutes; I could instead take the car and drive.  The travel would only be 5 minutes or less by car. But as I think about this,  I step on a bright red maple...
Financial Fitness In 10 Easy Steps

Financial Fitness In 10 Easy Steps

In 1991, my husband’s working car was repossessed.  I was shocked.  My oldest was barely three years old and I was pregnant with our second child. I was ignorant of where we stood financially.  My husband’s cheques were bouncing all over the place. The next day, two...
Are You Spending or Investing?

Are You Spending or Investing?

The No. 1 Reason Why Most People Stay Broke & Unhappy Sometimes we spend and sometimes we invest. Not being clear on the difference may very well be one of the major reasons why people stay where they are and not moving forward towards their goal. It’s an...
Remember To Be Kind

Remember To Be Kind

Apparently I missed something big that occurred last week in cyberspace while celebrating Christmas with family – the downfall of a PR executive Justine Sacco. When I saw it on my news feed after I put away the last remaining dirty dish into the dishwasher, I...
Creativity: How To Become More Creative

Creativity: How To Become More Creative

Feeling uninspired? Do you feel stuck in one place, like you’re not moving forward the way that you’d like? Unfortunately, there is no application, pill, or quick fix, except to exhale and look for inspiration. I believe the solution is to bring out the...