THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: Here is Caregiver Wisdom We All Need Now – From the Treasure Chest

I recognized her instantly – a fellow caregiver with the heart of a dreamer.  Someone who strives to decipher a meaning and purpose within the serious challenges that life throws our way.  Ozioma Egwuonwu is a wise woman who presented to listening caregivers during CareNovate Magazine’s recentIMPACT80 Virtual Summit. Ozioma described her mother’s cancer in heartbreaking detail.  This was ...

Things Are Good: Better Block is Bettering Cities

The Better Block initiative was started in Dallas, Texas as a rapid urban revitalization project of an underused, nearly abandoned block of  old buildings along an old streetcar line.  They project takes the “pop-up” business model to completely revitalise old city blocks with storefronts, community events, and cafés, and sustainable transportation (like bikes and streetcars)! ...

Things Are Good: Get Fourth Wall on Tour and Online

Dave Meslin is a Toronto based awesome dude that wants to make Toronto a better place, and now he and the Fourth Wall team want to bring something cool to your town. The Fourth Wall exhibit was a project that looked at ways to get people more engaged in their local civic life. It was ...