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Every Last Child - A Documentary

I had a lovely evening today with a couple of girlfriends. We went for sushi, my most consistent favourite cuisine and then headed over to the theatre to watch a documentary. Hot Docs is running its Canadian International Film Festival till May 3rd. As part of the festival we watched “Every Last Child” directed by Tom Roberts. It looks at the issue of Pakistan’s unprecedented spike of endemic polio from 2014....more

Nepal Earthquake

Nepal was hit with a devastating earthquake on Saturday, the worst of its kind in the last 80 years. It had a magnitude of 7.8. Over 1800 people are dead and the death toll is still rising. The earthquake struck near the capital city of Kathmandu and majority of the deaths are from there and the surrounding valley. Close to 5000 people are said to be injured. The quake set off a series of avalanches in Mount Everest and Northern India. Tibet and Bangladesh were also affected....more

Death

I was emotionally assaulted today, hearing news of two deaths; one fictional and the other a tragic reality.Fictional: (spoiler alert)...more

10 Awesome Mother’s Day Ideas!

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The growing problem of obsolete devices.

It's a growing problem. As each amazing must-have item appears on the market, we fling away the not-so-cool device without a thought of where the accumulated mass of everybody's waste products will end up....more

Dogs have grown to be like people in so many ways.

This morning in the UK, a sheepdog took control of a tractor which ended up on a busy motorway. Traffic Scotland reported the bizarre event, which caused tailbacks on the road....more

The Writing Desk

Since moving into our new place the area that excites me most is the den. We live in a two bed condo in the city; a den usually means a little stretch of hallway and Tada! Welcome to shoe box city. Alright this new place isn’t too shabby compared to our previous residence. The den may have been larger there but that belonged to our lion cub. She doesn’t like to share. Here, our little one has her own bedroom so I can call the den my dedicated area to do what I please. And I please to make it my home office/writing space....more

A City Crush

The divide between a boy and a girl's role in life.

The UK Royal baby girl could be worth £1 billion to the economy over its lifetime. A girl? Hooray for women. If born today, he or she will share a birthday with the89 year-old Queen....more

Spring

BlogHer Writing prompt: Set a spring resolution: What is one thing you’re going to do differently this spring to grow as a blogger?Well if there is one thing that writing daily for the last 20 days has taught me, it’s that readers like consistency. When I started this blog I wasn’t really sure what I was doing. I was directionless and honestly very intimidated by the mommy blogging world. It still is overwhelming at times....more