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JOY: # WhySupportheArts

23 February, 2017

JOY: # WhySupportheArts

“The arts are essential to any complete national life. The State owes it to itself to sustain and encourage them...Ill fares the race which fails to salute the arts with the reverence and delight which are their due” Winston Churchill 1938... Read More

A Special Poem: Making your dreams a reality...

3 February, 2017

Making your dreams a reality We’d like your life to be all it can be, Filled with security and comfort too, This is what we strive to do... Read More

Book Review - Making Your Dreams a Reality

4 January, 2017

This book was one of the most unintimidating yet powerful books I have ever had the pleasure of reading. Right from the beginning, I felt as though Betty-Anne wanted to make it perfectly clear that her intention in the pages of this book was to educa... Read More

Caring for Others: The Reality of Dementia and Alzheimer's

21 December, 2016

Taken from John Ivison’s Comment in the Ottawa Citizen Saturday Nov.19/16 titled: Mental Health Action Plan in the Works... Read More

Unique Gift Open House Follow up - 2016

19 December, 2016

Friday December 2, 2016 brought a mild and windy day in downtown Kingston. The warm weather did not dampen the spirits of the Vendors and Guests at the annual Unique Gifts Open House, hosted by Making Dreams A Reality ~ IPC in The Woolen Mill.... Read More

The Domino Effect of Your Support

1 December, 2016

Do you support a local charity or group that is dear to your heart? It could be something that either inspires you or has had a significant impact on your life.... Read More

Scheduling Your Life

11 November, 2016

Scheduling Your Life

Scheduling Your Life... Read More

What Women Want! My Rant.

3 November, 2016

I am usually an appreciative type person, having learned so much of how this approach provides much more meaningful answers, from Christie Andrus, www.humanfactor.ca who teaches this in the work she does and she’s a friend of mine.... Read More

Debt: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: A Three Part Series Part 3: The Debt Continuum

16 May, 2016

The Slippery Slope In the last two blogs we talked about good debt and bad debt as if they were different things, but in fact debt is more like a continuum and, if we draw a line with Good Debt at the far right hand side and Bad Debt to the left of that...... Read More

Debt: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: A Three Part Series Part 2: The Not so Good

9 May, 2016

Credit Card Debt: Let’s take a minute to talk about credit card debt. Is this good debt or bad debt? Many of us use our credit cards for those special points that will give us air miles so we can travel, among other rewards! Mine gives me points that...... Read More