Let’s Talk

January 28th, 2015 marked an important day. Million's of people brought down their walls and began a dialogue concerning mental health and wellness in hopes to diminish the stigma, re-direct our language choices and support one another. I decided that this would be the time to also share my story despite how anxious and afraid I…

5 Reasons To Have More Live Music In Your Life.

           I recently had the pleasure to take a break from studying and clear my mind to go witness beautiful live music with the smokey, flawless voice of Shakey Graves himself along with his musical buddies and opening artists, Esme Patterson and Rayland Baxter.  Shakey is an amazing singer/songwriter from Texas…

World Indigenous Business Forum 2014!

   The Indigenous Leadership Development Institute Inc (ILDII) in Winnipeg helps organize the World Indigenous Business Forum (WIBF) with a community host in different parts of the world every year. This year it was hosted in Guatemala City at the West Camino Real Hotel in the heart of Guatemala and took place from October 28th - 30th. The…

A P O E M

The Performance of the World For strength. To embrace me, I can recognize its brevity, Surviving among impulsive disasters. For evolution, revolution, And time. To withhold Dreams, imploding at the seams, inspire, Open our minds. To maintain And protect damage – of land From populations pollutants, of toxicity From each nation. To thrive. To pry…

Adventure Is Just Around The Corner. Literally.

If you are anything like me, you tend to crave adventure.  This past month, I had the chance to visit the old jails on Vaughn Street here in our little city and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The old, grotesque and odd stories of past sinister villains, public hangings and other oddities that had happened there…

Canada’s top priority?

  Stephen Harper recently got back from a summit in Toronto which dealt with the importance and top priority of saving the lives of mothers, newborns and children in developing countries. I understand the importance of helping others and many individuals around the globe certainly need that help. The thing I don't understand and can't…