Book Review: Bridging the Gap, A Short History of Migration to Canada

I purchased the book during the Filipino Festival last June 2017 here in Edmonton. The book is sold by donation and I was so relieved having a decent amount of spare cash to pay for the book what I would estimate as it selling price. The setting of the story is about a Filipino teenager … More Book Review: Bridging the Gap, A Short History of Migration to Canada

On Spending Time Online in A More Meaningful Way

I’m a millennial, I love technology, and social media has been part of my teenage and young adult years. It is inevitable and unavoidable that I seek out information, updates, and entertainment using my computer, smartphone, or both at the same time. But recently, there is an increasing awareness of how this impacts how we … More On Spending Time Online in A More Meaningful Way

Book Review: Free Edmonton EBook ‘Home: Stories Connecting Us All’

This is a review of a book that I have finished reading recently called ‘Home: Stories Connecting Us All’. It is another one of those incredible projects that were taking place this year, as part of the Canada 150 celebrations and initiatives. The best part about this book is that it is free and available … More Book Review: Free Edmonton EBook ‘Home: Stories Connecting Us All’

Harness Online Shopping for Good: Purchasing Donations for Charities

With great excitement I wanted to share a way to help social agencies and community causes. Sometimes, and it is quite human, to have a whole set of reasons why dropping off a few items to donate is not appealing –  it’s too far, being too busy, it’s too cold outside, feeling a bit unmotivated … More Harness Online Shopping for Good: Purchasing Donations for Charities