Random Food Combinations

Do you know what I mean? Like when you eat ice cream while having a beer? Some think it’s strange. I think it makes perfect sense. Eating good things together can only equal goodness. Well,…

Beginning of the End…In a Good Way

On Tuesday school starts again at the U of C. I’m back in 4 classes each semester and will finally be getting my degree after having started almost 10 years ago. It’s been an interesting…

Dealing with the Cause…Not the Result…

I’ve read a few articles now which deal with this issue. The first was from  and an interview with President Obama. They were asking him a lot of religious questions and one in particular, they asked…

Some People Just Won’t Like You…

I’d like to introduce this post with an excerpt from Martin Luther King Jr’s speech titled “Love Your Enemies” on November 17, 1957. Now, I’m aware of the fact that some people will not like…

The Ham Butt Problem

The Ham Butt Problem (taken from: http://www.ted.com/talks/erin_mckean_redefines_the_dictionary.html): Woman’s making a ham for the big family dinner. She goes to cut the butt off the ham and throw it away, and she looks at this piece…

Home to the Maritimes

I’m flying home to visit my family tomorrow night. I haven’t seen them all in 2.5 years. It’s hard to believe it’s been that long and it makes me sad. I’ve put so many other…

Being Independent – Working for Yourself

It’s an exciting thought. But it can also be scary. The only security you have is knowing that you control your own destiny. Not having the regular 8-5 with benefits and a regular paycheque takes…

Do What You Want

Lately my topics of choice are about having a passion, doing what you love and not settling. And I will touch on the second topic again here. What is stopping you from doing what you…

Those Who Are Always Difficult

We all know someone like this. You say how you read that something wasn’t great - but they say that the person who wrote that is an idiot. You say how you’re loving a song…

Ever heard of a Breathatarian?

Read some thoughts about it: If we can acquire proteins, vitamins and other important nutrients that are grinding stomach needs then i think there's no need to eat and poop at all. We will even…

Ahhhh Throwing…Outside Again :)

So for those who know me…and even those who don’t…I love ultimate frisbee. The best part about ultimate being the frisbee. And the fact that when you throw the frisbee it can do some amazing…

Best Guess…That’s All You Can Try For

So part of my job is to try and anticipate what is the future of social media and the internet. This is a difficult thing. There are many smart people all trying to make their best…

Family Cottage – Linkletter Beach, PEI

Everyone has favourite place which they like to be. Could be Elbow Falls in Calgary. Or  a beach in Hawaii. Or a hill that looks over the city. Point is, people have a spot they…

Simple or Complicated?

Why do people make things more complicated than they have to be? When someone is giving a presentation, why do they waste time explaining a whole bunch of stuff you don’t really need to know.…

Why You Do Things a Certain Way

Seriously. Why do you butter your toast a certain way? Why do you dry yourself off after a shower a certain way? Why do you organize your books a certain way? And why do you…