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...
Wisdom Collection | Here’s to You

Wisdom Collection | Here’s to You

I have ripped things out of magazines all my life – quotes, recipes, articles, you name it! But there comes a time when you realize that those pieces of paper stuffed in a folder can not touch other’s lives the way that they touched your own and so the...
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...
We are our ancestors!

We are our ancestors!

Pages from my great grand mothers scrapbook reveal the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree – where she wrote in the pages of a now yellowing scrapbook, the first entry from 1893, I now post here on this blog.  Here is one of my favorites so far: To...
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...
Illumination – Carly Greene Hill

Illumination – Carly Greene Hill

Carly Greene Hill received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Victoria in 2014, graduating with a Double Major in Psychology and Women’s Studies. She was awarded the Jamie Cassels Undergraduate Research Award during her last year of studies. Her research...
Illumination – Alexandra Pony

Illumination – Alexandra Pony

Alexandra Pony is a Yoga Therapist/Teacher, Reiki Master, Thai Massage Practitioner & Nutrition Consultant. She is the co-founder of Lifeology and leads nutrition and fermentation workshops along the west coast. She empowers individuals to embrace food as medicine...
Wisdom Collection – Wisdom

Wisdom Collection – Wisdom

    Wisdom is what emerges when the truth about something has penetrated your entire self. You know it because your cells have lived it. You have haven’t just learned a piece of knowledge, you have earned it. ~ Marianne Williamson Share this:Click to...
Wisdom Collection | What’s the Message You Need to Hear?

Wisdom Collection | What’s the Message You Need to Hear?

I’ve always collected poems, quotes and short stories that inspired me or helped me through something.  And, coincidentally, so has my mom – she often passes along little gems to me.  This one came from a newsletter in Saskatchewan and the original contribution was...