I have hated Valentine’s Day since long before I had even heard of feminism. My elementary school years were not especially happy ones. I was not popular and, for a couple of years, was subjected to some pretty serious bullying Continue reading Reclaiming Valentine’s Day
Costa Rico was everything Leo and I could have hoped for and more. Leo achieved his primary goal for the trip when we spotted a sloth as we hiked through Manual Antonio National Park on the Pacific Coast the day Continue reading Costa Rica: sloths, swinging bridges and humility
As part of the commitments it made in its 2015 It’s Never Okay: An Action Plan to Stop Sexual Violence and Harassment, Ontario’s provincial government rolled out a pilot project to provide free independent legal advice (ILA) to survivors of Continue reading ILA for sexual assault survivors: an emerging best practice
When my then-husband and I decided to have a second child, we had three more years of lived experience under our respective belts. I had led the development of a co-op child care centre at the university I had been Continue reading Happy birthday, Jesse!