Depuis des années, je mets énormément d'importance sur les plaisirs épicuriens qui viennent de "la vie à table". Une bonne bouffe, un bon verre de vin rouge, un café fort, des gens que j'aiment et beaucoup de rires.
Il se trouve aussi que certaines choses qui m'ennuient sont rapidement montées à la surface. Par exemple,... Read More
"Contrast: the state of being strikingly different from something else." I absolutely love contrasts as they enable the most magnificent sights to come to life! The darkness reveals ... Read More
Spontaneous... A word rarely used to describe how I operated... until now.
Powerful words like "organized", "responsible", "planner" felt more accurate, comfortable ... and safe. The truth was... Read More
As many of you know, I recently lost my beloved dog Tessa. What you may not know was that it was a HUGE step for me to openly share about my real difficulties with this experience. I would have normally... Read More
This, is Tessa. She is my beloved pooch. She's the first dog I have ever had and... Read More
What is it about dreams that is so powerful? I think that very few things in life give us that inner motivation like... Read More
How can it be that this beautiful, mystical plant is actually a weed, hoping a little person will blow its seeds all over the garden?! Has this weed ever infested your garden? Just recently, I discovered a nasty weed in my garden. My weed was producing fruits like anxiety, stress, worry. If I was honest, I would even say.. Read More
Have you ever thought to yourself, "I am SO ordinary"?
I sure have. Too many times. For too long. This is a concept that trips me up and.. Read More
The first time I met him, he held my hand. During one of my darkest nights, when my Dad died, he held my hand. The last time I saw him, he simply held my hand. The gift of being fully present is one he freely gave me.
When was the last time... Read More
We all have a need to be honored for our one-of-a-kind design. This is something I am very passionate about.
To be honored means that you are... Read More
- A Story About The Pursuit Of Truth -
Anne and I met after she had inherited her Grandmother’s house. It was a beautiful character home, with fine furnishings and lush draperies and located in her city’s finest neighborhood sitting on a over sized piece of land surrounded by English gardens and majestic Garry oaks. Anne loved the home, but she mostly loved... Read More
I believe it's time for each of us to blossom, to step into our full life purpose and to impact those around us by simply being authentic. That is simplicity.
Maybe like me... Read More
I started my training as a Professional Life Coach last fall, through ICA. This has been such a learning and growing journey for me on so many levels, and I have enjoyed very minute of it! One of the things it challenged me to do was to look at... Read More
It was 12 years ago today that I was happily driving home from picking up some supplies for my brother's birthday when another vehicle hit me. I was just a few weeks pregnant with my firstborn Evan. The young man who hit me was drunk, very very drunk. And in the blink of an eye... Read More
Gratitude.... What comes to mind when you hear this word? Would you think of... Read More
Who is this woman?
She is a powerful, visionary woman who fully lived... Read More
It's not possible to have been a full time stay at home maman for more than a decade, and spend years in an elementary school and NOT know about... Read More
One of the most influential speeches I have EVER heard was Steve Job's Stanford Commencement Address (have a listen here ). The gist of his speech was that... Read More
Fall... Season of change; opportunity for a fresh start; time for new colours and textures; exploration down a fresh and unfamiliar path.
Some (like myself) absolutely love and welcome change, of any sort! Others (like my husband), could go their whole life without much change. Change is... Read More
When I think of abundance, many things come to mind. One of them, is the bounty that we find each summer in the fields of the Okanagan orchards. Since abundance is described as a large quantity of something, one might think that... Read More