THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: On Birthdays and Christmases Past

This December 23rd, I am wistful about time passing.  Tomorrow is my Mom’s 93rd birthday.  It seems like yesterday we celebrated her 90th – time is passing so quickly now that I am older.  We met our daughter at the airport last evening and when she walked out of the international arrivals gate, I was ...

Walking Turcot Yards: International Women’s Day 2013

International Women’s Day: What’s the way forward? By Judy Rebick | March 8, 2013 As an aging feminist I am often asked to speak about the progress we have made as feminists and how much is left to do. It gets depressing sometimes because of the persistence of violence against women and economic inequality. I ...

THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM - A Blog by Donna Thomson: Celebrate….with Cake!

It’s important to find ways to treat ourselves and those we love.  It’s important to celebrate special occasions and to simply celebrate…. even if there is no special occasion.  It’s important to celebrate life and love every day, if we can. So in the spirit of celebration, life and love, I offer you a really ...