Author Archives: Bronwyn

About Bronwyn

Love avocados, making forts with my daughter -- love and lattes with my man. Professional communicator interested in sustainability, poverty, motherhood, and God.

THE COST OF A PAIR OF JEANS

As consumers become increasingly aware of globalisation and the social and environmental impacts of product consumption, many businesses are recognising the value of adopting a triple bottom line. According to a 2009 Economist article, the idea of the triple bottom … Continue reading

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SPAM TO STOP SPAM

I am spamming you because I hate spam. Don’t we all? But see, the truth is: if spam didn’t work, there would be no spam. Spam exists because people respond to it. I’m begging you. STOP. Here’s a few tips: … Continue reading

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“FAITH LIKE A (SHELTERED) CHILD”

“Father God, thank you for this food. Thank you for Mommy and Daddy. Thank you for this food.” More eager to eat than any child since Oliver Twist, my daughter spits out her Grace as if speed counted for sincerity. … Continue reading

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Yours to Discover

We’re from BC. We’re ocean kayakers, rainforest hikers, mountain trekkers, and we know how to camp in the rain. We moved to Ontario last February, and were horrified to see the summer nearly escape without a family wilderness adventure. Afraid of having our … Continue reading

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How do you end abortion without criminalizing it?

That’s the million dollar question, isn’t it? But if you think the way to end abortion is to make it illegal and walk away, then may I ask you: did the Prohibition work? I recently tweeted about the amazing 180 … Continue reading

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WHEN CHILDHOOD DREAMS COME TRUE

When I was little, I used to dream about what kind of Mom I would some day like to be. I used to dream about building forts, climbing trees, scrambling up riverbeds and inventing make-believe worlds. I would someday invite … Continue reading

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WHAT THE RAIN BRINGS

What the rain brings: a beautiful sound to fall asleep to, a chance to puddle-stomp, the opportunity to wear brightly coloured, heart-printed boots, greenery, worms, and mushrooms! A few years before our daughter was born, my husband and I were … Continue reading

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