Author. Advocate. Advisor.
As a member of the Airdrie Pride Executive Board, I lead our Parenting with Pride monthly meeting to empower families with children and youth who identify as LGBTQ. I am proud to focus my time and energy on helping youth flourish in acceptance and belonging as well as helping parents know they are not alone, and what may seem like a crisis can indeed be a gift.
“It’s too late for the doctor to see you now. She has another meeting to go to. But we do feel bad that you came all this way.” The nurse said in her gentle tone carrying the slightest hint of accusation for being late. Or maybe I just imagined it. “We were going to...
It is no secret that we live in divided times. No matter what topic comes up, there is usually a very stark delineation between good and bad, right and wrong, us and them. You see it everywhere from Apple and Android to political parties. Sadly, you also see it within...
It’s that time of year where we set good intentions, make resolutions, and are inundated by motivational quotes that push us to be our best selves. New Year, New You! Rah Rah! It’s also that time of year when we look back over the past year and measure our success...