The Man who won it all, then gave it all away.

Long time readers might recall that to end each year I like to tell the story of fun and interesting cases I’ve worked on over the years. I’m blessed because the folks we work with don’t lack in personality, such as Anna the Secret Santa, from last year, or Joan and...

Procrastination and Planning

“Enraptured By Grace” – Acrylic, 2015 Danielle Gardiner Visual Artist - www.philosopherswalk.ca Procrastination and Planning As you read this, I’m going to be returning from our big vacation for the year.  Bridget, the boys and I are going to the...

A look under the Hood at our Own Estate Plans

July is a special month in my family – Bridget and I celebrate our 17th wedding anniversary on July 1st, as well as my Dad’s 76th birthday.  Mom would have been 74 on the 3rd, and I turn 43 on the 5th.  It’s a busy month on the home front for sure! Last year we...

Being a Hero: A Gift with Significance

A gift with Significance. If you have ever been involved in founding a charity, or “worked on the inside”, you gain a new perspective on the vital importance of donating to help support operational funding.  My thoughts have again turned to this topic as last month I...