2019’s Word

Those of you who’ve been following this blog for a while may have noticed that I skipped something this January. I skipped declaring my annual…

Prepare to Perform

Welcome to another edition of “Learning from My Young-uns” – where I’m reminded yet again that lessons can come from everyone you interact with, and…

A Season Alight

I believe we who celebrate Channukah got to kick-off the winter holiday season this year. As I write, Channukah is in it’s last few hours. There’s…

How Will You Remember It?

3 weeks. Not long, and yet so long. The afternoon of April 23, 2018 will be remembered by Torontonians in that dreaded, ‘where were you when you…

Tradition

I love the years when holiday celebrations synch up – like this year, when my family was gathering for Passover Seder meals on the same weekend as…

Spring Forward

If January is a ‘clean-slate’ time of year – when we get to make promises (especially to ourselves) about starting over, re-creating and imagining…

That Crazy Thing Called Love

Ask anyone what a February blog should focus on and there’s one clear, obvious, unavoidable answer… Groundhog Day! Just kidding… With all due respect…

The Best Laid Plans

2018 is starting in a way that no other year to date has for me… planned. I mean, it’s not like I’ve never done ANY planning… When I was younger I…

Blissful Ignorance

Today’s post is a bit off my usual course (I can hear you now, “Course? Is she ever ON course?). It is an insider’s peak at a recent conversation…