Tagged: books

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The Travel Book

I recently had the great pleasure of receiving a review copy of the third edition of The Travel Book courtesy of Raincoast Books. This colourful travel book offers you a contemporary “journey through every...

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the messy baker — book review

I met Charmian Christie a number of years ago in Toronto at a PWAC conference. I immediately liked her warmth, sense of humour, and smile. And over the past few years, I’ve loved receiving...

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Book Review: 10% Happier by Dan Harris

This week, we have the privilege of a guest post from author, writer, editor, blogger Jeri Walker-Bickett, whom I met via the Bloggers Helping Bloggers group on LinkedIn. Jeri Walker-Bickett (@JeriWB) writes short stories, creative...

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the impact of colour in our lives

Vibrant colour has always been important to me, and played an important role in my life. You’ll never see me in pastels. I prefer the boldness of bright, vivid colours. Colour fuels my creativity and...

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the happiness advantage

I saw a program on PBS that really hit home with me as it was all about how to be happy. As an optimist, I always find the bright side of any situation. I...

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guest post on fiction writing by Robert Bennett

Thanks to everyone who joined the conversation on the various stages of a creative writing project. That post aroused interest from fiction writer, Robert Bennett, who read (and commented) on the post and offered...

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books of a lifetime

Books are high on my mind these days as I attempt to complete the research for the 2nd volume of my book series, Chocolatour. I’ve spent a great deal of time recently thinking about what...