Wearing Masks? Back to School? A Call for Compassion and Wisdom.

It has been nearly a month since I have posted. Like many people, parents, teachers and school leaders, I have been struggling. We have been living in unusual times over the past five months and as I look around, I am amazed at how much our world has changed. Even as our province begins to... Continue Reading →

Escaping our Cages

I recently read Glennon Doyle's most recent (and in my opinion, her best) book, Untamed. In the very first essay, Glennon recounts a visit to the zoo she took with her wife and daughters. We are introduced to Tabitha, a cheetah who was born into captivity and lives at the zoo with her keepers and... Continue Reading →

Show Up and Be Seen

As I continue to reflect on the great words of wisdom I have received over the past few months, this piece of advice keeps coming up. Brene Brown writes about vulnerability as having the courage to show up and be seen. This got me thinking about how I show up in the world, and how... Continue Reading →

Nothing is Permanent

Over the past few months, in the midst of huge life changes, people have shown me tremendous support. One advantage to being alone during a pandemic, without the distraction of the world out there, is that I have had lots of time to think and reflect. There's been a lot to reflect on. Through conversations... Continue Reading →

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