THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: Taking a Risk For the Sake of Love and Family

Making dreams come true for people we love who can’t get out easily is tricky.  Take my Mom – she’s a 93-year old contrarian full of youthful energy contained in a frail and unforgiving body.   Mom has a dream that she won’t let go: to visit our son in another city about two hours away.  ...

Wise Law Blog: SlawTips: Use Skype to Strengthen Lawyer-Client Rapport

It crept up on us slowly, but Skype has become an  indispensable technology in the modern law firm’s toolbox. A bit of historical context will set the stage: Launched in 2003, Skype was one of the first mass market freely available forms of internet video conferencing. It took advantage of early developments in Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology to ...

THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM - A Blog by Donna Thomson: A Very Welcome Virtual Dinner Guest

Last night the extended family, minus Nicholas and my Mum, were around the dinner table at the lake.  Just fyi, on the menu was grilled salmon, black bean and corn salad with lime and cilantro, chipotle mayo coleslaw and berry pie with ice cream.  My daughter Natalie was here with a friend and so was ...