Thank you, Maya Angelou

Her voice is stilled but her words will live forever. Here are a few of my favourites. Rest in peace, Dr. Angelou, and thank you. Needless to say, there are countless pages of praise shared about this remarkable woman, after her passing yesterday. I particularly liked what TIME had to say: “When Maya Angelou wasContinue reading “Thank you, Maya Angelou”

Oct. 11 – International Day of The Girl

Last December, the United Nations’ General Assembly officially designated October 11 as the International Day of The Girl. This Thursday, Canada and nations around the world will focus on raising awareness of the particular challenges that girls face and implement plans to take action. Girls will be recognized as powerful agents of change and asContinue reading “Oct. 11 – International Day of The Girl”