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Thursday, April 26, 2018

The Secret of Glory

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Growing up in the Caribbean, we’d often hear people say, “what nuh dead, nuh dash wey”. Translated, this means: whatever is not...

Inoculation Against Living in The Past

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Have you ever been in a conversation with someone who on every occasion pivots to the ‘good old days’?  Irrespective of the...

Five Tips to Preserve Your Mental Well-Being

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Did you know that in any given week 500,000 employed Canadians are unable work because of mental health issues? That’s striking. And...

The Well-Oiled Machine and Hippocrates

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Over the summer I reconnected with an old friend I hadn’t seen for almost ten years. During her visit, she introduced me...

Building Your Business with Social Media

BY ASHTON COLLEGE Social media has become one of the key tools to help small businesses jumpstart their activity. It is a convenient, low-cost way...

Navigating the Cycles of Personal Well-being

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Daily we engage in routine activities that make up our week, month and year. Some of us make and follow an intentional...

Guard Your Financial Well-Being

BY KEISHA JOHNSON If you were to have a financial check-up today where would you fall on the spectrum: healthy, in recovery/fragile or chronically impaired?...

Finding Your Voice, Your Rite Of Passage

BY KEISHA JOHNSON One of our first guests on Living the Dream in Canada radio show shared of arriving in Canada as a shy teen...

Usain Bolt, Michael Jordan and the TCT

BY KEISHA JOHNSON You may have heard it said that success leaves clues and that when the student is ready the teacher appears. My teacher...

Turning Frustration into Solutions – The Ebby Rane Story

BY KEISHA JOHNSON I recently chatted with founder of Ebby Rane, a luxury luggage brand started by Canadian lawyer turned designer Sonja Salmon about carving...

Community News

Tree of Hope. 16th annual We Believe Gala bringing awareness and hope for change

BY: JELANI GRANT  Throughout the night guests filled out their donation cards and had a ribbon signed with their name displayed on stage. The ribbons...

‘Take d Milk, Nah?’ Shines light on the question of identity

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Who am I? How can I prove to the world who I am? Why do I have to prove my identity to...

Get ready to be FLOOR’D

BY: DELLIA RISMAY Raw energy. Blissful. Unique. These are just some of the words Natasha Powell, the artistic director and choreographer behind FLOOR’D uses to...

Head Girl play tackles difficult issues through comedy

BY: JELANI GRANT Presented by Real Queens Productions, Jamaican playwright Paul O. Beale debuted, The Head Girl, at the Jamaican Canadian Association. Robert Gordon, Kameka...

CACD Rewarded for volunteer excellence at awards ceremony

BY: KRISTINA RAMCHARRAN  In recognition of those using their spare time to create betterment in the community, the Volunteering Service Awards were created. The awards...