Feb 12, 2019
If you dig deep enough,
everybody has a story. Today’s guest has gone through some
unbelievable events in her life and has a shocking and heartwarming
story to tell. Anita Baker is one of the sharpest and best-dressed
women you will ever meet, and at age 75 she truly lives life with
gratitude and reverence for the present moment. She shares her
story about loss, rebirth, tragedy and life lessons.
What You’ll Hear in This Episode:
about Anita’s dad, Helmut
Gerth, one of the most
famous and sought after photographers in Canada.
- Inside Anita’s mother’s struggle with epilepsy,
leading Anita to be left as the caretaker of the family by age
accident that changed everything in Anita’s life.
life was like after the accident and the discoveries of alcoholism
in her family that burdened Anita.
- Anita’s career in nursing, and why she loved
helping and caring for others.
about Anita’s beautiful marriage to her husband Bob, which resulted
in a lifetime partnership and three children.
empire that she and her husband Bob built, and ways that they were
entrepreneurs before it was even in style.
training Anita did personally and professionally to find her own
voice, and the ways she loves to share it.
she keeps active, sharp, and engaged at 75.
about her great loves including golf, painting, and
of the biggest lessons she has lived about life and
Anita moved back to Victoria and still loves being close to the
I learned from my father was to learn in life what makes me
- “There is no such thing as a normal family.
Everyone has something.”
- “I am
a very forthright woman.”
- “Having cancer was a gift. It gave me gratitude
and a different perspective on life.”
have to let go of fear.”
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