Get the Best out of Your Goals: Join a Group

Joining the right group can help you achieve the goals you’ve set for yourself this year. Not only can group members help you stay accountable to your plan, but being around others with similar goals can really affect your ability to stick…

Changes to Canada’s Copyright Laws

In 2012, Canada’s copyright law was updated, including expanding the definition of fair use and providing clearer guidelines for what constitutes copyright infringement in the digital world. (The Globe & Mail has a short article on those changes.) According to several Canadian…

Nunavut’s next generation: The kids’ view on life in Iqaluit – The Globe and Mail

Sometimes you don’t know what culture actually means until it starts to disapper. Here, a few kids in Nunavut, one of Canada’s three territories, talk about life and culture up the great, white north. Interesting read from a former student of mine.…

Handmade Toys from North America

My hometown, Kitchener, Ontario, has an annual Christmas market over the first weekend of December. Because of the city’s German heritage, they call it a Christkindl Market. You definitely find kitch there, but you also find legitimate handicrafts for sale. I wanted…