May you always hear the bell.

May you always hear the bell.

I can’t believe it’s time for another Christmas edition of my dating column. Each year, I try to focus on the real meaning of Christmas. I once wrote about Ebenezer Scrooge, who, after being made aware of his jaded attitude, was able to find true joy and...
I would like a Pony for Christmas!

I would like a Pony for Christmas!

I imagine Santa must get some unrealistic requests from kids leading up to Christmas Day.If a small child hops up on his lap and asks for a pony, I am sure Saint Nick can explain it’s pretty hard to get that animal down the chimney. It must be tough for the...
Will this be together?  OR separate?

Will this be together? OR separate?

Most people know by now that first date conversations should not include politics and religion.Even if you are a minister or an elected official, there are so many other fun and playful topics that can be discussed. Another dangerous topic that should be avoided is...
What is your Routine?

What is your Routine?

Even if you don’t figure skate, or watch it on TV, you likely have seen at least some of a Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir gold-medal routine at the Olympic Winter Games.   Another routine that went viral online was American gymnast Katelyn Ohashi, who...
On your Mark, Get Set, GO!!!

On your Mark, Get Set, GO!!!

There is no denying the overwhelming feeling of pride when you watch the Canadian flag being raised and you hear the national anthem being played after one of our athletes wins a gold medal at the Olympics.Flags have long represented nations, but many flags also use...
Thankful to be Single

Thankful to be Single

As a matchmaker, it feels sometimes as though I always have an eye out for single, happy people.I think it’s important to clarify I don’t think there is anything wrong with being single. I actually penned a column on that issue and it can be found on my...