The Butterfly Effect

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Most mornings find me seated with a decent cup of coffee at the local dog-friendly cafe. My dog likes the social aspects of laying (mostly) beneath the table where people often seek her out to pet her, even tucked in against my feet....

What Do You Mean I’m Wearing Plaid?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I have a friend who recently lamented to me that women keep leaving him. He was truly puzzled by this behaviour, and to anyone just meeting him, I could see why they’d also be surprised. He’s a smart, sexy, outdoorsy guy who is sweet...

It’s All in The Way You Say It

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Let’s start off with a simple quiz: describe what you ate for breakfast this morning. Did you list the items as though you were looking at a shopping list? Did you mention how delicious or not one particular dish was? Did you include...

The Art of Apologies

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It’s nothing new. We’ve all done things to apologise for. From the careless comment to the unwelcome advice or thoughtless action, each of us has at one time or another felt a need to apologise to another human being. This recently...

What To Expect When You’re Not Expecting…

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Let’s get this clear at the outset- I’m not talking about having a baby. I’m talking about what happens when we give up our expectations. It happened to me this past weekend, and caught me completely off guard! My expectations...