This past weekend was Thanksgiving up here in Canada. I love this holiday. …


Do you ever indulge in a decent bout of good old complaining? Maybe with a willing and agreeable friend or colleague, agreeing about your opinions over a steaming cup of coffee or fill-in-the-blanks with the beverage of your choice?

Do you also sometimes find that when you’re hanging out with…


Have you ever had yourself a humdinger of a week, only to look up and discover it’s only Tuesday morning? I had one of those weeks this week.

I’ve felt angry and sad, frustrated and irritated, disappointed and heartbroken, all of which has left me feeling like I’m exhausted and…


I bet you’re excited to read this one. You’re finally going to find out the secret to feeling like doing all those things you keep saying you want to do, but just can’t drum up the inspiration or energy to tackle.

To be honest, I’m pretty sure I’ve shared this…


There’s something reassuringly familiar about the seasons and the fact that they change just like, well, the seasons. It’s a reminder that nothing stays forever, whether you’re going through good times or challenging ones.

There are a lot of things that feel familiar when we move into a new season…


So, I make decisions really easily.

Based on the discomfort I’ve witnessed in a lot of other people when it comes to making a decision, I’d say I’m able to avoid an awful of pain and suffering. …


As far as superpowers go, invisibility seems like it’d be pretty handy, as we saw in Harry Potter. It’s much easier to manage your mischief under the cloak of invisibility (literally).

For the record, if I could cherry-pick a superpower, I would choose the ability to speak and understand every…


What sort of theme park rides do you love to go on? I guess I’m assuming you enjoy going on rides, because I think they’re fun, so obviously everyone should love them. But assuming you enjoy them, are you a log ride person? Or an insane drop ride person? A…


Confession: I’ll be the first to admit that patience is not a virtue I possess in any great quantity, though it’s not much of a secret. Anyone who knows me would also readily agree.

Patience is defined as “the capacity to accept or tolerate delay, problems, or suffering without becoming…


Hey, quick question: how do you know whether you’re in pain?

At first glance, it seems like an easy question to answer, but give it a second and see if you can think of a time where you were in significant discomfort, but if you were being really honest, you…

Bay LeBlanc Quiney

Executive Leadership Coach living in Victoria, BC. I write like I think/talk. www.wonderlandandcompany.com

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