Life Esteem

New Year’s Resolution. Why?

It’s Jan.  2 and I’ve already done more this year than any year when I made a New Year’s Resolution. And I’m confident I’ll get a lot more done before...

Society Another Animal Kingdom

Wolves are everywhere; not only on Wall Street but wolves are not the only predator we have to be on the alert for. Human society is another animal kingdom and...

Behavioural Economics, Hurray!??

Read about this course being offered at the University of Toronto; understanding how people make decisions and nudging them to make certain choices. I smiled like the Grinch when he...

New Year’s Evolve

“I am happy to see 2015 come to an end” “2015 was not a good year, thank God it’s almost done!” Those are some of the comments I’ve heard the...

A Step Towards Change

After being here for two wonderful days and nights, I am sitting enjoying a latte in a cafe on boul Rene-Levesque  in Montreal,. This trip was exactly what I thought...

5 Minute Inside the Mind of a Young Woman

Sometimes I sit and wonder; why bother, why even try? I look around me and I see all the things I don’t have, and the way things are going, never...

Why is Positive Possibilities not a Charity?

When people hear about our company, the Youth Centre we founded and the hundreds of youth we’ve helped through our Life Esteem program they ask, why is Positive Possibilities not...

How Much Does Kindness Cost?

The other day I met a Grade 10 girl who, along with her friends, started doing random acts of kindness two years ago. They would pay for the next car’s...

True Love

As I sit in front of my computer, thinking of something to write regarding love, I thought I would share this piece; True love is blind There was a blind...