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BE KIND + Visit Metropolis at Metrotown for Pink Shirt Day [Events]

Be Kind. Do you know what feels the absolute best? Spreading kindness. Seeing a ripple effect. Being responsible for brightenings someone’s day. It fills my heart up SO MUCH. I’m so excited to be partnering with Metropolis at Metrotown for Pink Shirt Day for our 3rd year and guess what? You’re invited too! Of course, we encourage everyone to be kind every day. But on Pink Shirt Day, we amp

Get ready to #METMakeNice + Enter to WIN for Pink Shirt Day! {Events}

We’ve talked about Pink Shirt Day a few times on the blog, including a bit of a personal piece about having survived bullying myself growing up. When the opportunity presents itself to support this initiative, it doesn’t matter what’s on my calendar, we clear it off and get ready to spread the love. Last year, we had the immense pleasure of visiting Metropolis at Metrotown with Eschelle from Mumfection.com, Jamie

Celebrate Kindness with Metrotown on Pink Shirt Day

I never thought we’d be discussing bullying in elementary school but here we are. With 2 kids in Grade 1, we’ve had our fair share of chats with teachers and kids and are working our way through big feelings, kind words and how what we say to other people really matters. Looking ahead, we realize one day these kids are going to be in high school where technology and bullying

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One in five students here in Canada are affected by bullies. One in five! That’s a dreadful statistic. As someone who was bullied throughout elementary, I know first hand how it can impact not only your school life, but your home life, your physical and mental health, your inner dialogue and more. In this digital age, finding refuge from a bully has become so much harder. Cyberbullying has become a

Support Pink Shirt Day at London Drugs {Events}

Bullying is something that happens daily, if not hourly for some people. As a survivor of bullying in both middle and high school, I know just how long those scars travel with you. Even as an adult, my self-esteem suffers on a regular basis when I am triggered by something from my childhood. Even with zero bullying tolerance in many schools, it isn’t enough. With the rise of cyber bullying

Make nice at Metropolis at Metrotown for Pink Shirt Day+ #Giveaway! #METMakeNice

No matter what our differences, kindness is always a choice worth making. This year Metropolis at Metrotown has joined the movement against bullying, working with the CKNW Orphansโ€™ Fund for Pink Shirt Day from February 6 โ€“ 22, 2017. Bullying at schools and work places is still very much a problem and by pledging to support this initiative, you are helping to eliminate bullying, offering support to those who need