Toddler Life Lessons

Toddler Life Lessons

This past week has been a struggle. I’ve been working long hours and overnight shifts, leading to an unhealthy lack of sleep. Additionally, a few things have come up in my personal life to add extra stress to the situation. Today looked like that was all going...

Working in CS made me a worse customer

I’ve been working in the Customer Support / Custom Service realm now for well over a decade. During that time I’ve learned and worked on becoming more empathetic and understanding on customers. I’ve learned how to understand what customer’s...
March Memories

March Memories

This time of year, I always feel it the most as Winter drags on. I hate the cold, I hate being cold, and the shorter days really drain me.Luckily I have a pretty awesome family to cheer me up!
Remembering the good in the world

Remembering the good in the world

This year has been tough, on everyone. Pandemics, global disasters, economies crumbling, social unrest… The list goes on. This year (2020) has become sononymous with “shit”. It’s the year that no one wanted and that everyone wants to end. As a...
Un-Socializing – to be more social

Un-Socializing – to be more social

A year ago, I decided to make a concious effort to spend less time on social media. Why did I do this? Did my plan work? Will I keep this up? Unplugging: My life, as with many people now, is centered around being online. I work online, I play video games online, I...
My happiest birthday ever!

My happiest birthday ever!

This past weekend was my favourite birthday party ever. My daughter, Willow, turned one! It wasn’t much of a “Party” as no one got invited over, thanks to COVID-19.There wasn’t a lot of food.There wasn’t even a big pile of gifts.Despite...