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Don’t be fooled

There’s a sucker born every minute, and I recently almost became one. It all started when we placed our travel trailer for sale on Kijiji. There were no hits until someone texted us asking how low we were willing to ...

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Remembering Frank

As I scrolled through my Facebook newsfeed last Thursday morning I saw that a friend had posted some sad news – Frank Kinsella had passed away. Frank was one of the first people I ever interviewed. I was working as ...

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Welcome to planet 50/50

Welcome to planet 50/50

  “Let us devote solid funding, courageous advocacy and unbending political will to achieving gender equality around the world. There is no greater investment in our common future.”  — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon If nothing else, the exercise of sitting ...

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The other 364 days

For the past six years, January 27, otherwise known as Bell Let’s Talk Day, has become a significant day to me. It’s the one day celebrities, athletes, politicians and a plethora of other public figures talk, extensively, about one of ...

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The “View” from here

As we prepare to enter 2016, I find it’s hard not to stop and reflect, if only briefly, on the events of 2015. For me, personally, I can say it was certainly filled with challenges; I faced some unpleasant health ...

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