Writing

Where does time go?  2017 was quite a whirlwind, and that is why I have taken some time for reflection, evaluation and deep appreciation.   The New Year always brings anticipation for the future.  So much planning and dreaming during this time- with that comes to...

I've worked in media my entire career. For the past 25 years, I've been in front of the camera and behind the camera in a lot of different capacities. From producing and directing corporate videos and commercials, hosting Red Carpet Diary during TIFF and my...

Like Many women, I love to shop. I love the thrill of the hunt, the sense of accomplishment and the creativity. Christmas shopping is even more exciting because of the crowds and deadlines. I love finding the perfect gift and the excitement when you can’t...

Only with awareness will there be change, and I applaud these filmmakers for shedding light on these stories and issues. Joan Kelley Weisshaar Walker: Former Model, Avid Fashionista and World Vision Ambassador I love the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), and this year was no different. I love...

Joan Kelley Walker: Real Housewife and Humanitarian By: Jen Lawrence For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. – Ephesians 2:10 Joan Kelley Walker, a speaker, writer, and humanitarian who was featured on the Real Housewives...

It seems like a no brainer. Supporting charitable organizations and doing acts of kindness is the right thing to do. Most people get that. My family and many Canadians are very privileged. I feel we have an obligation to give back, to "pay it forward."...

As a child advocate, I recently had the opportunity to travel to Cambodia to see some of the work World Vision is doing to make a difference. It was also the first time I took my sons to see how many people in developing countries...

As a child advocate, I recently had the opportunity to travel to Cambodia to see some of the work World Vision is doing to make a difference. It was the first time I took my sons to see how many people in developing countries live....

When it comes to malnutrition, babies are among the world's most vulnerable people. In places like Cambodia, World Vision's Starting Strong program protects little ones from life-long stunting and death. Photo: World Vision As a child advocate, I recently had the opportunity to travel to Cambodia to see...