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At Every Opportunity, Choose to Love

At Every Opportunity, Choose to Love

It’s saying a lot: at every opportunity, choose to love. It is, and I am finding, that the practice of choosing to love, yes, at every opportunity, is bearing fruit. My last post was titled, When in Doubt, Choose to Love. I liked the title then. Since publishing that post, I’ve been upping the ante....

When In Doubt, Choose to Love

When in doubt, Choose to Love. There are so many things to say about Love that my heart starts to beat faster as I even think about sharing on this deep topic.  Love,  loving, choosing love…has actually come my way not only through the classic, inspiring Beatles song, All You Need is Love, (which was a smash hit right in the middle...
Are We Having Fun Yet?  Let's Do It!

Are We Having Fun Yet? Let’s Do It!

Are we having fun yet?  What a question to ask, you might think, in the midst of a raging pandemic, in the middle of the fourth or fifth wave… I’ve lost track.   The topic of having fun, or not,  goes way back for me.  It’s kind of embarrassing for me to own how challenging...
Bad Othering is Harming Us All

Bad Othering is Harming Us All

Bad othering is harming us all: we can change this. Whether you celebrate Advent and Christmas, Hanukkah, Solstice, Kwanzaa, or perhaps simply December, with its growing depth and darkness, its opportunities for quiet reflection, and the promise of light returning, the way we relate to ourselves and to the “others” in our lives will affect all of us deeply....

Reasons To Be Grateful: Let Me Count the Ways

Reasons to be grateful: let me count the ways indeed! I am a dual citizen, and one of the benefits (and there are soooo many…ay, there is a good reason to be grateful right there), is that I have the loverly experience of celebrating Thanksgiving twice every fall! In honour of the US Thanksgiving late...