A War is Raging

"Racism is still with us. But it is up to us to prepare our children for what they have to meet, and, hopefully, we shall overcome" - Rosa Parks It is telling when I have to leave a link explaining who Rosa Parks is but, what to me is recent history, seems to be buried … Continue reading A War is Raging

Hodge-Podge and Little Things – Revision

"Eclectic yet classic with a playful bohemian twist is how I would describe my style" - Alice Temperley    A revision, they happen in life all of the time. In some of my reviewing today I came across a number of articles that I could be presenting today and they would be just as valid. … Continue reading Hodge-Podge and Little Things – Revision

Held Prisoner in the Past?

There is an old axiom "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it".  That particular saying has been reworded many times and used in various forms but the message continues to be the same.  I have never doubted the importance of knowing and understanding our past but I recognize the difference between … Continue reading Held Prisoner in the Past?

Who Says Charity Has to be Non-Profit?

Where is it written that organizations who want to provide charitable work have to be a non-profit?  It isn't.  It was 1966 before charities were asked to file returns on their activities and to register with the Minister of National Revenue so that the receipts they issued could be verified.  That's less than fifty years … Continue reading Who Says Charity Has to be Non-Profit?