Monday, July 4, 2022
Five Dollar Bill

Five dollars can change your life – Through my eyes

"Invest in yourself before anything else,” Warren Buffet. by Rhonda Massad The five dollar bill.  It has become a bit of a competition in my family but in a good way....

Being grateful….Through my eyes

By Rhonda Massad There is so much talk about giving thanks and being grateful, that the words have almost  lost their meaning, but not quite. When my children hit a certain...
to hug or not to hug

To hug or not to hug , it’s not really a question is it?

The politeness rules got inverted during the "giant pause," no more kissing hello, handshaking or hugging as a greeting. That felt awkward at first, but as the pandemic continues...
Turning Fifty Rhonda Massad

I woke up today and I was fifty

By Rhonda Massad When you are a kid fifty is sooooo old.  Do you remember feeling that way.  Having to respectfully kiss the old people hello even though you really...

What would you do in the event of an chemical explosion in a near...

by Rhonda Massad Here is a link explaining that residents living within a certain radius of a nuclear plant in Canada need to have pills to protect them from nuclear...
Greenwich, Angelo Chiotis, Pointe Claire, YOC

Healthy toxin free living as part of the Greenwich living experience

by Rhonda Massad For those of you who know me well, you know I suffer from a chemical exposure intolerance. In other words, everything  can have my skin reacting from...
Oistins Fish Fry a must while visiting Barbados

Oistins Fish Fry – Barbados

By Rhonda Massad Barbados is one of my favorite places to visit when looking for warmth in the chilly Montreal winter months.  Oistins is an active fishing town on the south coast...
Dr. Peter Neumann baby

Pierrefond’s Dr. Peter Neumann, pediatrician passes after almost 60 years of service

by Rhonda Massad The well known, no-nonsense pediatrician, Dr. Peter Neumann died this past weekend after serving the West Island Community for almost 60 years. Those who were fortunate enough...

We need to take some ideas from Laval’s transit policies. Nicely done…

The 10th Origin-Destination survey (OD) came back with high marks for Laval residents. The study that looked at the entire metropolitan area was conducted in the fall 2013.  Laval...
John Abbott College, Zach Fenlon, Editorial, The Professional Theatre Program at John Abbott College (JAC) , West Island Blog, Rhonda Massad

Broadway in the West. Don’t miss JAC’s play “Into the Woods”

by Zach Fenlon The Professional Theatre Program at John Abbott College (JAC)  has just opened Stephen Sondheim’s “Into the Woods” and it was simply incredible. As a John Abbott graduate...