October 29, 2022

A Bid For Connection

The other morning I was walking my dog along the path by the nearby lagoon. Sitting on a bench were three men who were obviously homeless. As I approached I overheard one of them say to the other two, “ Well, I don’t have a wallet, and I don’t have […]
February 24, 2022

A bird in the hand

The other day I was driving home on the small Island where I live,  just off the coast of Vancouver. I noticed a small bird who seemed to be perched in the middle of the road. Assuming it would fly off, I drove up slowly, but it didn’t move. I […]
June 23, 2021

Blob Box – Interview with Eniye Okah

One of the members of our community recently made us aware of an amazing young female entrepreneur from England, Eniye Okah. She is the creator and CEO of Blob Box, a subscription self-care and period box, full of wonderful products to help you feel fresh and comfortable during your cycle. […]
January 27, 2021

Firing yourself and opening doors:

WRITTEN BY: Zoe Schmooz Before the pandemic hit, I had some big goals for 2020. I wanted to build a more sustainable Schmooz – one that would allow me to step back from the company’s day to day and think bigger. I was imagining levelling up, hiring people who are […]