Spread Ripples of Kindness

Just as ripples spread out when a single pebble is dropped into water, the actions of individuals can have far-reaching effects. – Dalai Lama Just like the pebbles, what you sent outward, goes out like ripples in the water and magnifies as it travels. Each of us carries within us the capacity to change the…

All Ready for My West Coast Trail Adventure

Well, just a few days left before we set out on our big adventure, the West Coast Trail. I have done my best to prepare my 50-year-old body for this trek. Did I succeed?  Well that remains to be seen. Physically, I am not sure I’m ready. I would love to have been 10 lbs…

My West Coast Trail Adventure

, I live on Vancouver Island British Columbia Canada. it is one of the most beautiful places on earth.  People come here from all over the world, to hike our beautiful West Coast rain forest. This is something I have always wanted to do and never felt that I was fit enough, strong enough or…

Do you want to Change the World?

Have you ever wanted to Change the World?  It sounds a little overwhelming doesn’t it?  My whole life, I have wanted to help people on a big scale and I always said, if I ever have lots of money, I am going to be a Philanthropist. I have even gotten discouraged at times, when it…

Merry Christmas from My House to Yours

Things have been very busy around here and I haven’t had much time for writing. I recently got a new job. It has been a long, long haul trying to find a job where I felt I belonged. Gone are the days of just working somewhere, because I needed the paycheck. I have grown to…

Help Kindness Spread.

My goal is to give out as many gloves and socks to our downtown homeless, as I can. I hope that others will be inspired to do something kind for someone. With an act of kindness, people feel loved and acknowledged. That is something all humans should feel. It can be for anyone, not just homeless could be elderly, children, neighbours or strangers. Please do what you can to #helpkindnessspread

You are Fantastic! (Inspirational tips to help you remember that)

Be your own source of encouragement and inspiration. You know what’s best for you.  Many years back I met woman from school. We always had really amazing talks about life and what we wanted, where we were headed and of course our love lives. She was really struggling with her fiance at the time and…

My Life is Extraordinary

Sometimes when I am seeking knowledge on one topic, I find myself learning so much more, than the subject I started researching. This is exactly what happened here. ” What you seek, is seeking you.” – Rumi Many years back, I had become friends with a wonderful, older man and my family, kind of, adopted…

Register to Donate

Even before My Kidney Donation Journey with my sister, I was always a firm believer in organ donation. I registered online many, many years ago for both my children and myself. I know organ donation saves lives and I couldn’t live with myself  if I allowed those valuable organs and anything else they can transplant, to…