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Are You Ready For Leading Moms 2014?

Are You Ready For Leading Moms 2014?

If you want to establish a strong career, go east my friend. Do not start in Vancouver. Return when your career is launched.

Or so the traditional wisdom has been.

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Is Your Child Ready to Launch?

Is Your Child Ready to Launch?

I can’t say that I expected the BC Teacher’s strike to be over by September. Yet I also can’t reconcile myself with the fact that negotiations hadn’t reached a point where mediation was possible by the end of the summer. Based on what I have read and heard, my instinct tells me that one side dug in their heels and became immovable.

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A September Country Fair

A September Country Fair

Shirley Hardy*, Contributor The Parish of St John’s Anglican Church, Cobble Hill was started in 1887 when Sir John A. Macdonald was Prime Minister and the railway hadn’t arrived in the Cowichan Valley.    127 years later, the church will be holding a popular event in the community  – the Annual September Fest, now in its [...]

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Remembering WW1 - My Family's Connection

Remembering WW1 – My Family’s Connection

As we mark the start of WW1 today – one hundred years ago – this war could seem to be one that is slipping into our collective distant memories. For my family, at least, it is a conflict that plays a central role in our family’s personal history.

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The Ultimate Romance Deterrent

The Ultimate Romance Deterrent

You know those sexy women who cause men’s eyes to turn – on TV, at the office or in real life? You can be quite certain that they don’t enter a man’s imagination holding a bottle of stainless steel cleaner in their hands.

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Dear Frenemy

Dear Frenemy

Dear Frenemy,

You’re probably surprised to hear from me because, you see, for the longest time you’ve been hiding behind a mask called “friend”. You probably didn’t think I noticed that you’re not too fussed about me when I’m not around.

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Act Fast. They're Almost Gone

Act Fast. They’re Almost Gone

If you’re a mom blogger, aspiring mom blogger, blogger covering other topics, male blogger, entrepreneur or someone who’s interested in social media, this is an important yearly event in Vancouver to attend.

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“Burning Bridges” and Public Relations

Heavy handed approaches “burn bridges” and make for horrible public relations

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Raffi and Jian Gohmeshi Discuss Social Media

Raffi and Jian Gohmeshi Discuss Social Media

When I heard that the Jian Gohmeshi and Raffi sat down for an interview my first thought was “sweet!”.

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It's Still Available For Now

It’s Still Available For Now

The copyright was pulled but it’s still available.

Phew.

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