Author: Tina-Marie Williams
Tina-Marie Williams, Coordinator – Economic Development Programs at the Canadian Women’s Foundation. Confident that even the most marginalized women in Canada can achieve economic independence, stability and empowerment with the right supports and holistic programming. Passionate about raising awareness on the economic barriers women & girls face until we can say with celebration that not one Canadian woman is living in poverty.
I used to hate being told “Patience is a virtue.”
When I was growing up, this was my mother's go-to phrase for whenever I got frustrated or wanted to make a hasty decision.
A few weeks ago, I was standing impatiently waiting for an omelette during breakfast at White Point, Nova Scotia when I heard my mother’s voice in my head.