Smile Because It Happened

“Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.” Dr Seuss The other day, several blogger buddies reminded me that March 2nd was the birthday of Theodor Seuss Geisel aka Dr. Seuss. If anyone could make the world smile, it was Dr. Seuss. I am Sam I am Sam Sam I am. That Sam-I-am! Than…

Happy Thanksgiving

“A Day of General Thanksgiving to Almighty God for the bountiful harvest with which Canada has been blessed – to be observed on the 2nd Monday in October.”  Canadian Parliament proclamation, Thursday, January 31, 1957 I was once told that practice makes perfect; in my experience, I found that it also makes permanent.  A thankful spirit…

Anger & Answers

Sometimes it’s okay to be angry – at injustice, hunger, poverty and discrimination.   These are universal struggles that require the entire global community to focus on seeking answers, rather than assessing blame. It starts with me.  Today, I will join the community and focus my energies on solutions. “It is wise to direct your anger…