Melanie was born & raised in Truro, Nova Scotia.
She is a High School and Bible College graduate who has worked in the hospitality Industry for well over 35 years as a cook/baker/supervisor.
Melanie plays guitar, sings, writes, paints, graphic & web designs, and loves any kind of creative craft on the go.
From a young age, the Arts were a major part of her nature. Her life journey led her first into the world of the Culinary Arts, where she met her husband Curtis. They were married for nearly 25 years until he passed away July 14th, 2010.
His story can be read at a site Melanie made to help others with his rare cancer; under “Curtis’ Wish”.
Melanie is a Mom to two children; a son Matthew and a daughter Sarah, who is no longer with her; she died of SIDS in 1988. Sarah’s story can be read here.
Through the many trials and hardships Melanie has faced, she has risen above them. With a contagious laugh and gentle Spirit, she has been an inspiration to many and continues pay it forward by sharing & helping others.
She is presently working on her book.