Entries by Gary Shouldis

Celebrating National Dog day

Did you know that August 26th is National Dog Day?  Well, it is.  Even if you are not a dog lover we hope that a video like this will make you smile.  It is truly amazing to think of how many dogs over the last 100 years have been made famous.  Dogs on TV and […]

Have a Why or Get Burnt Out Fast

As you know there is always lots going on behind the scenes at The Lunch Lady as we continue to build the brand and Ruthie is often out and about talking about the Lunch Lady and her philosophy of business and what motivates her to keep moving forward. She is often asked to be a motivational speaker […]

Watch Employable Me Featuring The Lunch Lady in Episode 6

About the Show Employable Me is a moving documentary series featuring job seekers who are determined to show that having a physical disability or neurological condition shouldn’t make them unemployable. Each of the six one-hour episodes features two individuals from the Greater Toronto Area or Montreal who want nothing more than to find steady employment. […]

The Fifth Annual BMO Celebrating Women

  Huge congratulations goes out to our Founder, Ruthie Burd, who was one of three women honoured at thef ifth annual BMO Celebrating Women event for her remarkable contribution to business and the community. Ruthie was recognized for her outstanding performance in Expansion and Growth in Small Business. Way to go Ruthie!!

Feed Their Bodies, Nurture Their Minds

As parents, we wear many hats.  As a single mom of 2, I often feel like a circus clown, trying to juggle and balance all the parenting balls.  They say it takes a village to raise a child and I would absolutely have to agree with that.  While our jobs as Mom or Dad are […]

The Lunch Lady and Operation Christmas Child

At the Lunch Lady, we are so proud of everyone within our own company and so honoured to maintain relationships with some amazing charitable organizations that benefit children both nationally and internationally. Our annual Conference is never complete without a team building event.  This past conference The Lunch Lady teamed up with Operation Christmas Child, […]

The Fun Guide To Everything Apples

EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT APPLES BUT WERE AFRAID TO ASK! When I first moved to Jamaica in the mid 1980s, no amount of juicy oranges, ripe bananas or sweet mangos could  replace the crunch and taste of a Canadian Apple. I was always happy to see friends from Canada and more than a […]

Lunchbox Friendly Corny Carrot Jokes

Q: Did you hear about the carrot detective?  A: He got to the root of every case. Q: What’s a Vegetable’s favourite martial art? A: Carrotee! Q: What vegetable are all others afraid of? A: A Scarrot. Q: Why did the carrot get an award? A: Because he was out standing in his field Q: […]