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Fighting to be understood

Jan. 30 marked the eighth installment of Bell Let’s Talk Day, and the results were record breaking – $7.2 million raised through 145.4 million social media interactions.

A close shave with outrage

Can someone please explain the uproar over this controversial new Gillette ad? That request is, of course, rhetorical.

A close shave with outrage

Can someone please explain the uproar over this controversial new Gillette ad? That request is, of course, rhetorical.

Winter Games in our backyard

In less than a month, the Canada Winter Games will hit Red Deer – and I’m starting to get excited.

Winter Games in our backyard

In less than a month, the Canada Winter Games will hit Red Deer – and I’m starting to get excited.

Say it nicely, or don’t say it at all

I spent New Year’s Day in my pajamas, on my couch, binge-watching Insatiable on Netflix. It was delightful. Perhaps not the healthiest way to launch into 2019, but that was exactly what I wanted to be doing – or not doing – on that particular day.

Say it nicely, or don't say it at all

I spent New Year’s Day in my pajamas, on my couch, binge-watching Insatiable on Netflix. It was delightful. Perhaps not the healthiest way to launch into 2019, but that was exactly what I wanted to be doing – or not doing – on that particular day.

Plentiful Reading is Within Reach

I read 41 books in 2018, for a total of 13,837 pages. That’s about one and a half books every two weeks.

Plentiful Reading is Within Reach

I read 41 books in 2018, for a total of 13,837 pages. That’s about one and a half books every two weeks.

Growing a love for languages

Anyone who knows me well is aware that foreign language study is a big hobby of mine. I minored in German in university and took two years of French courses. Additionally, I have studied Spanish on and off for many years.