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I’m feeling lucky

I rarely use the “I’m Feeling Lucky” button on Google, as I am not much of a risk-taker, even with search engines. I like to be a fairly careful planner, and I am certainly not known for my spontaneity. However, … Continue reading

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Owning it

I would be a terrible actor. I would be a terrible lawyer. I would be a terrible bank robber. If I screw up, the realization of the mistake is like a knife twisting into my gut and I have been … Continue reading

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A different kind of debt

At the  beginning of a new calendar year, every blog, radio and TV show discusses resolutions and one of the most popular is about reducing debt. According to Time magazine, ‘get out of debt and save money’ is on the … Continue reading

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Resolution number 9… number 9… 9

With two children, I must admit that resolution number nine to donate 13 items to charity each month will not be too challenging. As the saying goes, kids grow like weeds, so it’s not too tough to gather gently used … Continue reading

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The lucky 13!

After some back and forth with family, we have come up with our To the Power of 13 goals for this year. The inspiration is to encourage physical, cultural or environmental participation in our community and to choose goals that … Continue reading

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And so it begins…

With a new baby that arrived in March 2012, I had a lot of time off work to think about how I was impacting my community. We have lived in this city for over 5 years and have finally just … Continue reading

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