Tag - Jason Marshall

Dear Santa,

The Little Things By Jason Marshall It’s been a while since I’ve taken pen to paper to write you. If memory serves, my last few letters included an ask for a Stretch Armstrong doll, a new pair of skates and a hockey stick. And some Matchbox cars. And I’m pretty sure I’d jotted down how much I’d love a jumbo box of Crayola...

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Treats of Halloween

The Little Things By Jason Marshall Vampires lurking in the shadows. Zombies lumbering along under a full moon. Eight bucks for a bag of microscopic chocolate bars. Man, Halloween sure is a scary time of year. As a kid, October was about one thing: trick-or-treating on the 31st. And you only had two worries: finding the perfect...

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Life is all about hitting milestones.

The Little Things By Jason Marshall Insight from Embrace It Road Losing your first baby tooth. There’s the first day of school. Then the training wheels come off your bike. And you tie your own shoes for the first time. You’re growing up. And landmark moments keep coming, some not so joyous. Need I remind you of prom night when...

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The key to remaining youthful? Your sense of humour

The Little Things By Jason Marshall Remember in the early 80s when magician David Copperfield made the Statute of Liberty disappear? We all looked on in awe as POOF! It vanished before our very eyes. Impressive in retrospect, but times change. Fast forward 40 years, and we’re all David Copperfield. At least when it’s time to...

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The Little Things

By Jason Marshall As a kid, you wanted one thing: to be older. You were never five years old. You proudly told people you were five and a half. When you were 12, you longed to be a teenager. At 15, you couldn’t wait for 16 to get your driver’s licence. We all wanted to grow up so quickly. But somewhere along the way adulthood...

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