Public Challenge: Disposable, non-recyclable straws

Summer may seem incredibly far away, like on some distant, tropical corner of the world or practically anywhere else, but here, given the Arctic-like temperatures and glacially slow melt this year, yet I am confident that summer is indeed on its way. This...

Recent Breakfast: Overnight Oatmeal: Eating In

"Too busy to cook breakfast? Wake up to breakfast ready and waiting." On page 33 of the "Student's Vegetarian Cookbook", Prima Publishing, Carole Raymond, is one of many "quick, easy, cheap, and tasty Vegetarian recipes." I have eaten and enjoyed this particular...

Business Challenge: Disposable, non-recyclable straws

For the remainder of April, your challenge is to address the use of toss away straws by your customers and /or staff. What alternatives can your Business begin to implement as we approach the sizzling heat & rising humidity of Summer (typically a time...
A Great Day at Grow With Google!

A Great Day at Grow With Google!

On November 8th, 2019, I spent an enjoyable and informative morning at Grow With Google in Winnipeg, Manitoba at the well chosen location of The Manitoba Museum. I met some interesting individuals such as Mj and Alexandra who were seated on either side of me that...

Holiday Tofu Roast

Holiday Tofu Roast

Recently I was inspired to bake and take the "Thanksgiving Tofu Roast" (from a favourite cookbook of mine, Alicia Silverstone's "The Kind Diet") to my family's Christmas dinner. Comments from game to try something new, meat-eating members of my family were favourable,...

Successfully Navigating through Treacherous Waters

Successfully Navigating through Treacherous Waters

This poem speaks for itself!   Savoury Showdown   I saunter into the store in search of a newspaper The starchy thinweights are waiting for me They swagger into view, sock me right between the saliva glands punch me in the tastebuds, stick it to me with visions...

First-Class all the Way

First-Class all the Way

Recently I attended the It’s Her Biz Spring Expo in Selkirk at the Canalta Hotel.  The presentations of the businesswomen were polished and professional. It was all first-class! From the Glow Fitness, strawberry infused spa water and the exotic red tea of...