That time I met Barbara Bush and her running shoes

As a twelve-year-old Canadian, I really didn't know what I was supposed to wear when I met the First Lady of the United States. Had I known that she was going to show up wearing running shoes, I think I would have felt much better about the whole thing. I had acted alongside the spectacular Jessica …

The sergeant and the wren: it’s about the little things

My badge reads: Lisa: experienced cat socializer It has paw print stickers all over it. I expected to walk dogs when I started volunteering once a week at the no-kill shelter. I saw myself as firmly Team Dog. But they needed help with the cats so I went to help with the cats. I soon …