It’s not newspapers we need to save

2016 has been a bad year for Canadian media so far. Newspapers in particular. As of January 25, 626 journalism-related jobs have been cut (or announced that they would be cut), according to the Ryerson review of Journalism’s math. While not all of these are “journalists,” all of these jobs have something to do with… Continue Reading

Looking ahead to 2016

Another year gone, another one just begun. Given all the excitement in 2015, it’s going to be hard to beat those highs (having a baby) and lows (Keith being hospitalized), but I’ve never been one to turn down a challenge. So bring on the goals for 2016. 1. Get in shape by running four races… Continue Reading

Changes in the last 22 years

Late Friday night while most of the Toronto Blue Jays fan base slept, the Jays clinched their first playoff spot in 22 years. It was the longest playoff drought in North American sports (congrats, Toronto Maple Leafs, you actually weren’t the saddest Toronto team when it comes to the post-season). The last time the Jays… Continue Reading

The Blue Jays have made the post season

I woke up last night around 2 a.m. As my kind husband went to get me a glass of water, I grabbed my phone to check if the L.A. Angels had lost, which would mean my beloved Blue Jays would have clinched a playoff spot for the first time in 22 years. Sadly, the Angels… Continue Reading

Looking ahead to 33

Tomorrow I turn 33. Last year on the eve of my birthday, I posted on my Facebook profile about five of the top┬ámoments from being 31. Today, I continue the tradition. This time, I’m adding a bit of a twist. While it’s great to look back, it’s sometimes even better to look forward. So, with… Continue Reading