March 15, 2013, No comments

Joyful and warm, Loy Krathong is a unique festival held throughout Thailand to celebrate the end of the rainy season. Report from Bangkok. Bangkok spent the day in anticipation and, […]


Spreading Sunlight in Homes Around The Globe

December 1, 2011, No comments

There are many movements around the globe working to solve the growing burden of discarded plastics. Some new organizations like Vadxx are returning p ...


Women Know the Answer

June 17, 2011, No comments

She was one of at least 40 landless women who demanded to meet with us that day.  They had heard that we would be visiting their village to talk wi ...


Adopt a Village in Laos: Capitol Theatre Fundraiser

June 17, 2011, No comments

On Canadian Thanksgiving weekend 2010, I was privileged to attend an Adopt a Village in Laos fundraiser, hosted by  Steve Rutledge and Mike Yap, at ...

  • Can You See the Invisible Class?
    March 2, 2010, 1 Comment

    We sometimes assume a person’s class by the visual assessment that takes place in an encounter that may take all but a couple of seconds. If we see someone that [...]

  • Story of a Start Up: Mana Nutrition Part 1
    February 5, 2010, 3 Comments

    Back in December, I came across Mr. Alex Cone, the marketing manager for MANA Nutrition, on twitter. He was tweeting about this organization that will tackle severe acute malnutrition with [...]