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Do you remember me?

Once a month on Saturday mornings, before the break of dawn, I'd venture out into the city to volunteer with the poor. There I...

Orthodox Feminism

On March 8, International Women's Day, I posted this on social media: Today, on #InternationalWomensDay, I want to take a minute to honor the woman that changed...

The swan, the lake and the bridge

Yesterday, I went for a lovely walk in Toronto with a friend. We walked for nearly three hours, strolling along the lake; we watched...

Orthodox Entrepreneur: Vesna

In honor of International Women's Day, which is today, Sofia Synergy is launching a new column called, #OrthodoxEntrepreneur. This column will feature the exciting...

A crumb of God’s love

For the past couple of months, I've been thinking about this quote, "The Poor our Master." I first came across this saying at St....

Describe your dream man

A few weeks ago, I asked three of my closest Orthodox friends a tough question: "Describe your dream man in 200-250 words max." Their responses astonished...

How to recycle right

The Blue Box program began in Kitchener, Ontario in 1983, and now millions of people all around the world are recycling. Recycling is the...

The power of a conversation

When I was in high school I read a powerful memoir by Jean-Dominque Bauby entitled, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly.  In his memoir, Bauby, then...

Women’s March 2018

On Saturday, after the Women's March, I met up with a friend who shared with me a very moving story. There was once a village,...

What’s your dirty little secret?

Secrets, secrets we all have 'em. You know that part of every conversation, that part beyond the friendly chit-chat but right before the deep dive...