Confidently Speaking Toastmasters 2016 Open House

The Benefits of Toastmasters

What a nice crowd! You all look awesome! I am so glad to see so many old friends and new friends. When I am standing here, I can’t help thinking of my first experience of public … [Read More]

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Donkey in the Well

One day, a farmer's donkey fell down into an abandoned well. The animal cried piteously for help. The farmer assessed the situation and decided that the donkey was too old, and it … [Read More]

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You Can Do It!

Do you have a dream in your heart that you think it is too big for you and you are not sure if you can do it?  Most likely your answer is yes. My dear friend, let me share my … [Read More]

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Life is an Adventure

Do you feel that life is an adventure? Sometimes, you need to make a quick decision and sometimes you need to take a risk. Let me share with you a couple of my stories. When I was … [Read More]

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Brendon Burchard On Secrets to Happiness

The past winter in Canada was long and cold. Several of my friends shared with me that they felt less happy about their lives. I also had a struggle winter due to the cold weather and the long working hours. "How to … [Read More...]

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Who Moved My Cheese?

Have you experienced changes in your work and in your life?  It can be a job change, laid-off, health, immigration, or any change that affect you and your family.  Are you afraid of changes?  If you hate changes … [Read More...]

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My Dream Has Come True

I am sitting in a cozy living room facing to the beautiful Nutt Lake writing this blog to you.  The cottage has a traditional look with plenty of exposed pine wood.  The natural wood tone is my favorite.  It makes … [Read More...]

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Our Mini Vacation at Niagara Falls

Oliver, my daughter and I had a mini vacation last week at Niagara Falls in Canada.  It was very relaxing and fun. We stayed at Oakes Hotel which is less than 10 minutes walk from the Niagara Falls waterfall.  We … [Read More...]