Lessons from Mexico

Lessons from Mexico | Life Awesome Blog

Gestures of kindness can change lives. Theirs. And yours. Say hi to strangers. Be generous whenever possible. Generous with your money. Your skills. Your time. Spend as much time outside as possible. Eat what is fresh. What is in season. What is local. Find someone who can fix that broken thing. Support local and independent […]

That Invisible Weight

Invisible Weight | Life Awesome Blog

I posted something on Instagram a number of days ago and received so much feedback from people for it. In it I wrote the following: If I am being honest, which I always try my best to be (and a trait which sometimes gets me into trouble), I am struggling with balance in my life. […]

Childhood Memories

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I dreamt of my childhood home last night. Which is a funny thing to say when one actually had more than one childhood home. In fact, I lived in five different homes until the ripe age of 18 when I left my small town for the big city. But when I dream of my childhood […]

No Left Turns

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I have been known to take no left turns on my bike. I only started cycling in Toronto a few years ago.If you know the city, you know that it’s not the most bike-friendly one. You are constantly in a battle with cars (particularly taxis and delivery trucks), other cyclists (particularly those who deliver food […]

On Light & Dark & Suicide

On Light & Dark & Suicide | Life Awesome Blog

When someone dies, I often look at photos of that person, whether it be someone that I know, someone who I have photographed, or not. I look deep into their eyes to see if there are any hints there about what was to come. To see if they knew that they would soon die. If […]