Aging Joy Podcast TTT Rachel McAlpine Season 5

Season 5 Episode 8: Rachel McAlpine A Poet’s Voice on Aging

What is your job? What is your job when you no longer have a job? What is your work when you don’t go to work any more? When you retire you gain such a lot—like freedom and time and multiple choice. You left with relief so why this incongruity of grief? Work gave you friends, […]

Joy Music Podcast TTT Season 2 Sylvia Shaw

Season 2 Episode 29: Sylvia on the Joy of Music

Welcome to Tea, Toast and Trivia. Thank you for listening in. Today, I am delighted that Sylvia, a remarkable blogger and dear friend, has come back on Tea Toast & Trivia. We are once again bridging the 4,245 kilometres, as the crow flies, between Florida and British Columbia I have followed Sylvia’s blog, Another Day […]

Frances Joy Podcast TTT Rabindranath Tagore Sarah Ahmadi Season 2

Season 2. Episode 20: The Trio on Joy

Welcome to Tea, Toast and Trivia. Thank you for listening in. I am joined by my mother, Frances, and my sister, Sarah, to discuss a subject that is very close to my heart. How do we define joy?  How do we acknowledge our need for individuality as a well as  connection and belonging within a […]

Celebrations Charles Dickens Christina Rossetti Christmas Community Compassion Memories Podcast TTT Season 1

Episode 48: Merry Christmas from Tea Toast & Trivia

  December 25, 2019. Christmas has arrived.  With the last-minute shopping completed, we ready our hearts for this special day anticipated since the beginning of December.  All the plans have been made, the gifts have been wrapped and the baking completed. Merry Merry Christmas! This is the time to feel the magic of the holiday […]