It’s one of those days you never forget (with video)
By October 6, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

It’s one of those days you never forget (with video)

We re-tell our story frequently, moreso on important anniversaries.

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6 personal milestones of 2012
By December 31, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

6 personal milestones of 2012

Six of my personal milestones from 2012.

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Cutthroat is not how they roll
By November 11, 2012 1 Comments Read More →

Cutthroat is not how they roll

One would expect a pool of gifted creative minds working in an industry that’s under significant pressure would be cutthroat-competitive. It turns out that’s not how they roll.

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Three years: a more meaningful Thanksgiving
By October 6, 2012 2 Comments Read More →

Three years: a more meaningful Thanksgiving

Three years ago today, my wife sent me a text message that challenged everything I knew about this world.

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Our “No Pink For Profit” team captain speaks with the Ottawa Citizen
By September 29, 2011 0 Comments Read More →

Our “No Pink For Profit” team captain speaks with the Ottawa Citizen

Andrea, Lucy, Bayla and I will be walking as part of the “No Pink For Profit” team in this weekend’s Run for the Cure for Breast Cancer research. You can read more about our opinions about pink-washing by individuals and companies trying to turn Breast Cancer into a brand in an earlier post. As I said in […]

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The distant echo of the chemo bell (a very happy anniversary)
By April 1, 2011 0 Comments Read More →

The distant echo of the chemo bell (a very happy anniversary)

Andrea had her last chemo treatment one year ago, today. Looking at the photos and videos of the treatment process, it’s hard to believe there was a time, not so long ago, when she didn’t have hair. A year later, she’s healthier and more beautiful than she’s ever been. If you have eight and a […]

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PAB2011 on my mind
By January 7, 2011 0 Comments Read More →

PAB2011 on my mind

Bob and I are starting to put our ideas together for PAB2011. Which probably means I’ll be blogging regularly about it as we gear up for the event. Here’s a video of Andrea’s JOLT at last year’s conference. It speaks to the importance of the connections we make through our creative projects, the impact of […]

A crystal Christmas party
By December 22, 2010 8 Comments Read More →

A crystal Christmas party

Andrea and I met at a Christmas party. She was on a date she didn’t want to be on (with someone else) and had brought along her friend Kita to make the evening pass a little more easily. I was there with my best-friend and then-roommate/bandmate, Robert Farrell — the party being hosted by long-ago […]

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Register now for CreatorCamp Ottawa 2010
By November 17, 2010 1 Comments Read More →

Register now for CreatorCamp Ottawa 2010

Calling all creators — anyone who cooks meals, makes quilts, produces videos, paints, writes books, designs spaces, composes music, sculpts, takes pictures, etc… The first ever CreatorCamp, an event that celebrates the creative part of creative pursuits, is taking place in Ottawa in exactly three weeks. CreatorCamp has one organizing principle… sessions MUST be about […]

Contested Irrelevance (a PAB2010 JOLT! by Andrea Ross)
By July 5, 2010 7 Comments Read More →

Contested Irrelevance (a PAB2010 JOLT! by Andrea Ross)

While the release of the PAB2010 JOLT! videos is not yet official (largely because two of them had render problems that need to be fixed), a few are now available. I’ll likely feature all of them here so don’t be surprised to see a steady stream of PAB video content appearing over the summer months. […]

We Can Rebuild Her
By December 28, 2009 1 Comments Read More →

We Can Rebuild Her

Andrea and I have officially launched our website WeCanRebuildHer.com with the tagline Better than she was before… better, stronger, happier — A Breast Cancer Journal. We will use the website to document our journey from the perspective of patient and supporter to make Andrea a breast cancer survivor. Our first post is now live. It […]

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Thinking Out Loud about Myopia
By July 29, 2009 0 Comments Read More →

Thinking Out Loud about Myopia

Whitney Hoffman, Andrea Ross and I have launched The Thinking Out Loud Podcast.  The show will feature conversations about community, communications, relationships, media in all its forms and personal and professional projects. The first episode features a discussion on myopia.

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