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My 42nd Birthday…and a Sale!

I’ll tell you about the sale in a moment. But FIRST? The backstory. I’m turning 42 this year. Today, to be precise. I’m happy about that. It’s an age that has some heft. It feels…substantial, but not weighty. It feels right and good. Neither old, nor young. Just where I’m at. I also know good things are coming this year. I can feel them. I catch twinkles, sparkles and glimmers out of the...

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Thank you. Again.

Last Friday was a complete and utter whirlwind of loveliness. It was my 40th birthday and it was Pay What You Choose Day for Board of Your Life. Which meant for the vast majority of the day, I was receiving Facebook messages, tweets, phone calls, emails and every other manner of missive. Every last piece of digital love went into my “YAY” folder and notes went into my actual “YUM + YAY” folder....

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Pay What You Choose Board of Your Life Birthday-ness!!!!!!

Sale is over 40 years ago today, Paul Henderson scored “the goal of the century”, CityTV opened its doors and I was born. To most Canadians, the first event was pretty noteworthy. It was the final game of the Canada-Soviet Union Summit Series at the height of the Cold War. It was a scrappy fight for both hockey supremacy AND (ahem) democracy. So, you know, a ginormous international peeing match....

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An Idea Party Gone Intentional: Finding Your Thing with Board of Your Life

Or: 360 Degrees of You, Baby, You In the last month of Thing Finding Thursdays, Chris Guillebeau, Dyana Valentine, Jenny Blake, and Kelly Diels each talked about asking yourself The Big Questions: What do you really want to do? What would you do if you weren’t getting paid? What are you really, really good at…and can you REALLY make a living at it? To find – or admit –...

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