Category Archives: Parenting

Top 5: Tips for beating bullies (how to make them stop)

This post goes out to my dear friend Jac, who asked me to write a piece on the matter… Bullying  is a tough issue. It’s a primal behaviour that stems from our need to dominate and belong, and is endemic … Continue reading

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An open letter to my angry adolescent

Written in response to an angry email I received from my 13-yr-old son, in which he posed the following questions: “What’s the fucking point?”, and “What the fuck do you know anyway?” [Name removed], Good questions. I urge you to … Continue reading

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Top 5: Ways to find, form and foster unconditional love in your life

This post goes out to Jane, whose struggle – and courage – inspired me to write it. Unconditional love is the holy grail of human existence. We all long to belong. When we buy pretty trinkets, we’re trying to prove … Continue reading

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Top 5: Ways to live the life you want

Wanna change your life, but not sure where to start? Sick and tired of waking up feeling sick-and-tired? Strung-out? Overweight? Miserable? Lost? Here are a few of my favourite tried-and-true, mind-altering, life-changing practices that won’t break the bank (and AREN’T bad for … Continue reading

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