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If God Should Go On Strike

It’s just a good thing God above Has never gone on strike Because He wasn’t treated fair Or found things He didn’t like If He ever once sat down and said “That’s it, I’m through, I’ve had enough of those … Continue reading

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We are who we choose to be

This past week has been extraordinary for me. Last Tuesday, I took my exam (Part 2) as part of my professional designation in my field.  I have been studying for the last weeks, so I hope I pass (and not … Continue reading

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Perhaps and maybes

This coming June 25, we would be 6 years in Canada.    A lot things have happened when we first landed here, carrying our hopes and dreams for a better life for my children, and for my husband and myself. … Continue reading

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You can do better than that

You realize how important or talented you are, when someone who has been working and guiding you, tells you straight in the face, “You can do better than that.” These words were not uttered to me but to my 12 … Continue reading

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Footprints in the sand

I came across this poem when I was a young girl.    I thought then that when God carries me, that he will magically solve all my problems and all my cares will be gone.   Now that I have a … Continue reading

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Go with your heart

We visited our friends yesterday and had a wonderful time walking in their new town (the weather was cool) while catching up with news and updates.   Both our families have migrated to Canada and had our own share of … Continue reading

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The same tree, the same humanity

Since I live in a multi cultural city in Canada, I am always amaze of how different people are and yet are also alike in a lot of ways. Sure, we originally came from different countries, race and upbringing, and … Continue reading

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Living in a “livable city”

What am I most thankful for today??? According to the recent Economist Intellegience Unit survey, I am living (beside it actually) in the top 10 most livable city in the world.   The city that  I am referring to is Toronto, ranked 4th … Continue reading

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Always bring your own sunshine

We are in the middle of winter with temperature dropping below zero (C).    Sometimes the sun is out shining brightly, giving warmth to a cold and chilly day.   The weather outside is something we can’t control given that we now live in Canada.   I used … Continue reading

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Happy Family Day !

What entails your “family day” ? In Canada, we are celebrating Family Day on Monday, Feb.21, 2011. Though this is a nice excuse to have another holiday and have a long weekend, spending time with the family is a good break … Continue reading

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