What new parents and new retirees have in common

What new parents and new retirees have in common

New parents and new retirees have more in common than you might think. Both groups experience life changes, often greatly anticipated. Planning, parties and yes, even due dates.  Ideas abound about what it will be like and we look forward to the day our life will...
How To Find Your Tribe

How To Find Your Tribe

Finding your tribe, the people who can best support you, is not always who you think it will be .There is something about big life changes, those you are given or those you choose, which often whittle away the people who will see you through the odyssey you are...
Community Re-born

Community Re-born

Community – noun. The people with common interests living in a particular area. “Be the change you want to see in the world.” Mahatma Gandhi Once upon a time I lived in a rural area in which most of the neighbours knew each other. If someone new moved in, it...
Is Being Alone Socially Unacceptable?

Is Being Alone Socially Unacceptable?

 When is the last time you went to a movie alone? Ate at a restaurant by yourself? Went to a social get together by yourself?   Have you ever wondered about why or how things become the social norm, what’s okay and what’s not? Recently I spoke to a new...