Reflections cancelling nature

Cancelling Nature

In June 2014 the Canadian federal government gave the final green light to the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline project, subject to...

morning reflection

Wordless Wednesdays: Morning Reflection


On Appropriation

Dear Paddling Magazine Editorial Team:

path of least resistance

The Path of Least Resistance

The path of least resistance. This phrase continues to pop up for me: in articles I read about career paths,...

News of recent events

Reflection: In Light of Recent Events

As the recent events in Charlottesville unfolded last weekend, I felt compelled to tweet this thread.

pipelines and drinking water

Reflection: On Pipelines and Drinking Water

On day 4 of his presidency*, Trump signed a presidential memorandum (which is different from an executive order) to expedite the...

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Mental Health Issues: Let’s End the Stigma

This was not an easy one to write and I know that makes me part of the problem. I’m here...

Women's March Toronto Queens Park

Finding Our Voice and Taking Up Space

Note: There is language visible in some of the photos – all of which are mine – that is potentially...

Bow Lake

2015 Lessons Learned

As most of you know, I’m a Finance person by training so it seems natural that I first evaluate my...