Keeping the Spirit alive!

It is important to remember the spirit and vision of the MMIWG Inquiry now that hearings have closed.  In the words of the Elders who opened the Inquiry  on August 2 and 3, 2016, we begin in a good way by honoring Creator and giving thanks for the beauty of the day.  This also helps … Continue reading “Keeping the Spirit alive!”

Earth Day

Happy Earth Day to my readers and friends. As we celebrate our life together on Mother Earth, we are reminded of the directions of the Medicine Wheel. Our body is nurtured by the air we breathe, the food we eat, and the water we drink.  We, people of the earth, in turn have an obligation … Continue reading “Earth Day”

International Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day and thank you to all the strong and inspirational women in my life. In 1976 the theme was “an attitude not a slogan.”  This year it is “press for progress.”  It seems 42 years later we still have lots of work to do in recognizing human rights and creating equal opportunities … Continue reading “International Women’s Day”

Every Girl is My Daughter

No one forgotten, and no injustice left unnoticed. Prayers and guidance to those in need. #TinaFontaine Posted by Memorial March of Edmonton for Missing & Murdered Women of Alberta on Thursday, 22 February 2018

Memoir of a MMIW

Hello dear readers, Welcome to my blog and website. MissingCara.ca is a loving tribute to the memory of my daughter who was born December 28, 1974.  Cara survived many difficulties and faced life with an effervescent spirit.  Unfortunately, she became trapped in  the world of drugs as a young adult and disappeared from the streets … Continue reading “Memoir of a MMIW”