Feminine Office Ideas

While our office isn’t as bad as it was a few weeks ago, we are still working to get it to be a fully-functional, visually appealing and comfortable office space. We’ve pretty much changed it…

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How the “F” Courses Saved Me

{Gloria Steinem 1977. Image Courtesy of Postcard Gallery} One thing I’ve always been interested in is how we, as women, shape and are shaped by society. The feminist courses I studied in university really woke…

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The Alchemist

I’ve been teaching the novel, The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho to my Grade 12 students for the past few years and find it to be a really valuable novel to study in school, particularly for…

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Happy Thanksgiving

This weekend, we are celebrating Thanksgiving in Canada. It is one of our favourite holidays as it is still the least commercial, and has remained relatively simple. We usually celebrate by having dinner with family…

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September

We love September. It feels like a brand new year. In many ways, it is. There’s something about the mood and energy of this month that revitalizes and comforts the spirit and fills it with…

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