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Canadians believe they live in the best country in the world. We live a long time: Canadians born today will live an average of two years longer than the global average (close to 82 years in Canada versus 80). Meanwhile, 89% of Canadians reported being […]
Summer Solstice is the perfect time to work on self healing and to be kind to others. The blessings of light are perfect for this time. Try this prayer: Walk in peace.
Who Passes the Smell Test? An animal schnoz is obviously superior to our own mediocre noses, right? Not so fast. Matthias Laska, a biologist at Linköping University in Sweden, has been comparing senses of smell across species — including humans — for more than two decades. “The more data I collected on different species over […]
Winter north of the 50th parallel is usually cold and very snowy. The effect of the snow and cold is to keep people more at home then out and about. When we are more still, that is, not caught up in going here and there and doing “busy” things, then we have time to expand […]
Years ago in Winnipeg, I was lucky enough to get tickets to hear Iyanla Vanzant speak about her experiences, and about writing her first several books. One of the topics in her sharing story was about storytelling, and why it is important to share our stories because they provide reference for others and, often, they […]
Some people have a difficult time opening up their creativity. There are many books written about how to be creative and how to keep being creative. The common theme is that we must/need to let go of fear. The other day, one of my friends sent me this wonderful list of affirmations by Louise Hay. […]
Here are all the phrases people use to talk about their relationship with time. Life is going by so quickly. If only I had time, I would…. That will have to wait I am so busy, I don’t have time to… Because people are so caught up in the concept of time and the limits […]