Stewards of the world

Mississauga mom Kenda Al Yakobi on how her faith motivates her to care for the planet.

Some thoughts on “upgrading”

“Hi,” began the message on my voicemail: “I’m calling to talk about your car.” Apparently, the nice woman from the dealership told me, my 2012 vehicle is in high demand by used car buyers, especially so because the model is no longer in production. She invited me to bring it in for an appraisal, to…

How one Vancouver mom helps sustainable businesses connect and grow

Marcovici with her kids Nine years ago Monika Marcovici helped establish Board of Change — an organization working to grow a sustainable business network in Vancouver. Also a mom to seven year old twins and 13 year old step-daughter, Marcovici dedicates her spare time to the organization and personally strives to live a consciously green life. We wanted…