Category Archives: Community

How being a new mom affects my vote

As a new mom, I’ve been relatively quiet this election. I’ve been focussing less on politics and moreĀ on the day-to-day needs of keeping a six-month-old alive and growing. But that doesn’t mean I don’t care. In fact, in many ways, … Continue reading

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The Trudy Policy

About a year ago I created a new personal philosophy/social experiment of sorts: I called it the Trudy Policy. Trudy is my belated Grandma. (I also have an old Eaton road bike named after her…but that’s a different story.) It’s … Continue reading

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Hockey and community building

Hockey. It kept me away and distracted. And it’s aftermath has driven me back here to reflect. I am Canadian (no, this is not about to launch into a Molson commercial). I love my Canucks. And I believe hockey is … Continue reading

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