Gratitude, Resolutions and Looking Back at 2017

Tis the Season for Gratitude, Resolutions and Looking Back at 2017. With the New Year on the horizon and Christmas 2017 in the rear view mirror, we’re left with a strange hangover that happens every year. Unlike in years past, we’ve climbed an incredible metaphorical (and sometimes literal) mountain! We spent so long planning and dreaming

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The Challenges of Friendships in Adulthood

The challenges of friendships in adulthood are more complex than you might realize.  As 2017 is nearing the end, I’ve found myself spending more and more time thinking about the friendships I’ve had over the course of my life and the friendships that I’ve yet to make. I’ve been away from friends and family for 5

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Facilitating Family Harmony After the Adventure

Facilitating family harmony after the adventure in Europe (including leaving our hometown and province) has been a challenge. Perhaps it’s the period of instability that has left us all feeling slightly grumpy, but we have found it increasingly difficult to get along during “family time”. A Familiar Feeling We have gone through a period like

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