The things I learned from a night of sewing at The Cutting Room in Vancouver

 What we make matters enormously, and it doesn’t matter at all.  Art is a crushing chore and a wonderful privilege. The work wants to be made, and it wants to be made through you. -Elizabeth Gilbert   Last night I attended a media event at The Cutting Room, in Vancouver hosted by my authentic and creative […]

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Guest blog: “Living authentically as a family” -Taslim Jaffer

Today’s guest blog is written by my dear friend Taslim. Taslim is a beautiful, talented writer, and a wonderful mother and friend. I have no other words except: she makes my heart happy.  Taslim is the voice behind the blog Let ME Out!!, author of various works including her creativity and self-discovery workbooks, and creator of Make-A-Wave […]

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She Talks YVR

On Saturday, March 7th,  She Talks will  take  place at the Chandos Pattison Auditorium, in Surrey B.C. This inaugural event is being  held in honour of International Women’s day with proceeds going towards a scholarship for an emerging female leader at Simon Fraser University. There will be a panel of 15 women, who will each […]

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Flashback Friday to TEDxkidsBC

  On November 16th I had the pleasure of attending TedxKids@BC Camp Fire stories with my two daughters. If you’re wondering what  TEDx is, it is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection […]

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