I was listening to Arianna Huffington chat with Tim Ferriss on his podcast. As a 14-year-old growing up in Greece, she saw a picture of Cambridge University in a magazine and told her parents she wanted to go there. Everyone said that would never happen because she didn’t speak English and they couldn’t afford it. Except her mother. She said, “I’m sure we can make that happen.” So, Arianna started learning English, took the entrance exams, applied for and received a scholarship, and attended Cambridge. It changed the trajectory of her life. Beyond inspiring. Continue reading
Fresh school years starting. A Canadian federal election in the next few weeks. Continuing to navigate a global pandemic. All the things.
In this space, there are discussions happening about what to do next, what steps to take, what is best for the individual, the family, and the community. Continue reading