Born in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada and currently residing in Whitby, Ontario.
Mother of two children at a young age, which makes me the mother of adult children at a young age. Life in your 40s is different from most people's lives when you have kids in their 20s.
I was a Social Worker when in my teens and continued professionally in that career until I hit 30; then realized I was becoming too tired, jaded and insensitive to continue to be helpful.
Accidentally fell into the knowledge that I am a computer fiend and programming nutbar when my ex forced a computer and the internet into our home. Forever will I be grateful to him for that, and other things.
Remaining with the same employer, I was able to laterally, then vertically, move into the IT group. Been hacking away and creating/co-creating the greatness of our company's website since then. Around 2007 I began also working with a website management company on a part-time basis.
Surround yourself with smart people all the time and you are bound to grow too!
Met a great guy in late 1996 who became a wonderful and best friend. That friendship morphed into love years later and, many roller-coaster rides later, became a participant in a 600 mile long distance relationship that eventually ended with our marriage in September 2015. He's now in limbo in Canada waiting for the government to say he's officially allowed to stay.
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