Labour Day 2014

    Unplugging, paying attention to the sounds of nature.  Great summer therapy. Now we’re headed back to school and Fall routines, city schedules, things to do, people to see, challenges to climb.   If you could use someone to talk with about your issues who is not your  family or best friend, give me a call or email my counselling practice.  You will know within…



My first car was a VW Beetle.   I hand painted it because I bought it with my own money and I could hand paint it if I wanted to.  My second car was a Volvo.  I owned it and I hand painted it too.  This is not something I would necessarily do any more and my present…


All in place

Some people are so organized, it’s scary. But setting priorities and establishing boundaries can really make a difference in our lives.  Some people are better at it than others.  It’s a learnable skill.  Once you’ve mastered saying yes and no at will,  you will become a lot happier, you will get more respect from others,  and you will gain better control over your own life.  …


Life has no remote

Remote ControlSo true.  Abraham Lincoln said that the best way to predict the future is to create it.  I can help you make this year the beginning of a more satisfying life for you.  In your personal life, in your work, in your health.  We’ll do it together.

Happy New Year

Happy new year, friends, clients, loved ones.  I’m really looking forward to 2014.  I feel satisfied, happy about many things.  In December, I lost my mother-in-law.  The photo above was taken decades ago, before she moved into her condo and still lived in her house which was lovely but had a huge garden, four bedrooms,…