Julia Lucio

Agree to Disagree: Houston, we have a problem

Agree to Disagree: Houston, we have a problem

An article, published in MacLean’ s magazine is making bold statements about Cornwallites and portraying the region as somewhat of a Hillbilly land. The article, written after a fruitful Garlic Festival at NAV Centre last week-end despite the fact some 300 Haitian asylum seekers crashed the party as they wait to be processed by the […]

 Julia Lucio

Agree to Disagree : Answer a cry for help

Agree to Disagree : Answer a cry for help

I come from a family afflicted with mental illness and addiction. Yes, I know it is common in our day and age, I am no different, but rather than being a tale of hope and victory like many others, my story has a dramatic ending. When I was 17, I lost a brother to gun […]

 Julia Lucio

Agree to Disagree – Hidden Message

Agree to Disagree – Hidden Message

Last night, in Cornwall, I had a profound experience. Last night, in Cornwall, I attended the Comedy Festival. I always enjoy my time at that festival.  Shawn Fowler always does such a great job with it.  I laughed my head off and it felt good.  As expected, all the acts were a barrel of laughs […]

 Julia Lucio

Agree to disagree : Me? At risk for heart disease?

Agree to disagree : Me?  At risk for heart disease?

When I was 11 years old, I was living with my mother. My parents had separated because of “irreconcilable differences” and I didn’t have much say as to where I was going to live. On January first of that same  year, in the middle of the night, the phone rang. I heard my mother speak […]

 Julia Lucio

Too Tired to Cook? – 6 meal subscription services demystified – Part 2: Hello Fresh

We’re all busy. I don’t know about you, but meal planning is a total recurring nightmare for me. Week after week, I scramble to find fast and healthy recipes to make after a long work day, something that will both nourish and please. I want to expose my children to different tastes and textures to […]