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PADS anniversary

First PADS-iversary

Today marks one year since we welcomed Franz into our home and dived into the world of service dog training. What a year! What a thrill! But most importantly what a learning experience! Becoming the raiser of this adorable little pup has had its challenges but they don’t compare with the benefits and positive impact […]

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Our Family is Expanding By 4 Feet

For those who know me well, you know that fostering has been in my mind for a few years now. It fascinates me what triggers thoughts in one’s mind and the many different “steps” one must go through to finally accept or make do of a new situation! Fostering has been (and still is) a […]

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2014 Gala

Working in the events industry, I am privileged to enjoy many different types of evenings from the social and business dinners to charity and fundraising functions or musical and theatrical performances, educational seminars and sports tournaments. Everyone has their favourite event but mine is attending our community Gala events.  These evenings are always social occasions with […]

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TED2014 Speakers

I am pretty sure many of you still remember the fourth day in February 2013 when we heard that the influential TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) Conference was coming to Vancouver!  What a day and what a treat for those, like me, living in Vancouver. Since the announcement though, we haven’t heard much.  We understand the […]

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AIRS exhibition

The 4th Annual opening evening of the AIRS exhibition at the Federation of Canadian artists was on the 10 October 2013 and turned out to be a fabulous evening with many art lovers and artists. The excellent attendance made it quite challenging to move through the small gallery but at announcement time every Award Winner […]

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