GRIT | word of the day

GRIT | word of the day

When I attended elementary school we thought one of the coolest teachers was Mr. Robbins.  Each week we had a new word up on the blackboard – we had to learn the word and create a drawing that went along with it. GRIT keeps coming up for me today. The pairing of...
Charlane Simpson

Charlane Simpson

  Planes are safer on the ground, but are meant to fly. Charlane Simpson has been described as bold, energetic and open, with a contagious laugh. While conducting her business terms such as focused, colourful, and extraverted, with attention to individual depth...
What to do when you find a dog!

What to do when you find a dog!

This is Maggie. On our way to the airport today to drop off  my daughter in law and her friend, we spotted Maggie on the meridian of the round-about at McTavish Road – there were lots of cars coming and going around the circle and the dog was getting more and...
Paying it Forward – Street Style

Paying it Forward – Street Style

I was walking by the library in downtown Victoria, and witnessed a man giving money to a fellow who had a big bag of pop cans he had been collecting. The recipient was abundantly grateful and said so to the fellow who gifted him.  It was coins so not a large...
Linda Hunter

Linda Hunter

  Linda Hunter is an independent writer who feels blessed to share her heart, her home and her table with so many. She gratefully shares her words and wisdom when asked and can be found blogging at www.livingwithgrace.ca. What do you BELIEVE in? I believe in love...
Cheryl Wheeler

Cheryl Wheeler

I first met Cheryl at her beautiful home in Puerto Vallarta and admired her spirit, kindness and generous soul.  She is an inspiration to me and someone I am so happy to call friend.  Cheryl also is the artist for the recent Unlimited Woman Awards. I caught up with...