Lessons from Nature


Five Key Lessons from a Horse

On Friday, August 5, I had the honour of participating in the Trailblazer on Fire workshop held by Equine Connections.  Brigitte Lessard, founder of WomenTalk , took all of us board members to experience this workshop to help identify our leadership styles and see how we could best support one […]


We Are Planetary 2

This weekend I watched the movie, We Are Planetary, and I absolutely LOVED it.  There are so many gems of wisdom in this film.  I will give you a brief overview, but I highly recommend renting it.  They interviewed a wide variety of individuals including: astronauts, environmentalists, philosophers, biologists, meditation […]


Meaning of Osprey 2

Yesterday I did something that has been on my bucket list since I moved to Calgary.  A friend, Brenda Frame of http://www.transitionwithclarity.ca/, had organized a rafting trip down the Bow River and asked if I would like to join. Brenda firmly believes in the importance of gifting yourself the time to […]


The Language of Nature

On a recent hike, nature showed me many amazing signs.  I will share a few with you here.  The first was a downy woodpecker.  The meaning when one sees a woodpecker is that opportunity is knocking.  What that means for me remains to be seen. Further along,  I came across a […]