INSPIRE is here!

Mary/ May 20, 2017

INSPIRE, my first book and my labour of love for the last 3-4 years, is in print. It’s just arrived from the printer and it’s quite something to hold in my hands, and

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I’m Back…and on a mission

Mary/ December 6, 2016

Yes, one can feel so confident when they start a new venture, or a new practice, and everything is going swimmingly.  I felt very smug last year when I seemed to have no

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Garden: Saturday Morning

Mary/ April 14, 2016

I’m sitting in the garden. It’s Saturday morning. I made it halfway out to my office, which is in my garage, out back. I’m weeping. I’m weeping because my heart is spilling over.

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Big Year

Mary/ December 31, 2015

So long, 2015, and thank you. You were a very big year, one of the biggest and richest years my heart has seen. Big Hearted Presence: I got to experience “walking my mother

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Book Just Got Real

Mary/ July 17, 2015

I’ve been working on my book draft/mock up and managed to get most of it mapped out into a format that’s starting to take shape. I’ve been scrolling back and forth between the

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It’s all in the Shoes

Mary/ June 26, 2015

Months ago, from the comfort of my home, I saw an ad for BC Business’s Top 100 Networking luncheon. It sounded like a great idea at the time; I was in a brave

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Styling in an Instant

Mary/ June 8, 2015

I’ve found a new art form. One that is immediate, easy, fun, and infinitely creative. I worked in advertising prior to returning to school to study design. In design school I found our

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