Be The Change: A Message From My Mother’s Heart

Be The Change: A Message From My Mother’s Heart

Inside: We have to be the change. We have millions of small choices to make as we walk about our ordinary life that determine how we’ll help build a kinder, safer world for everyone. A Message From My Mother’s Heart on Mother’s Day weekend, 2020. We will never experience true freedom while we deny people their humanity (paraphrase). -Sterling K. Brown My heart hurts. How is it that we still live in a world where a young black man is gunned down while going about his ordinary life? This is […]

Beauty Comes in All Colors, Shapes & Sizes

Beauty Comes in All Colors, Shapes & Sizes

I come from a colourful family. Colourful in more ways than one! A big, sometimes boisterous, opinionated, stubborn, emotional family. I was gifted with not only 7 biological siblings but 4 adopted* ones. We are of varied ethnicity and as my siblings and I marry and grow families of our own, we have blossomed into an even greater mosaic of personalities and nationalities. It is beautiful. We discuss race and racial bias a fair bit in our household. We have experienced some ugliness and feel the undercurrent of fear and […]