Category Archives: Life Musings

Musings, reflections, thoughts, links and other academic related materials.

My Vlog About the World Not Being Fair

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Male Celebrities as Role Models

Celebrities are often seen by ordinary folk as larger-than-life figures, almost as though they were a completely different life form. Nonetheless, they are human too, although some do stand out as role models for fathers across the world. This article … Continue reading

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My Visit to the Royal Columbian Hospital 

Last Tuesday I was at home, playing Lego with my kids when I was quite suddenly doubled over from a pain in my abdomen. Within 30 minutes I knew that I was not just having a “stomach ache” so I … Continue reading

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Every Parent’s Nightmare; Lost Child

So the unthinkable happened to me this week; I actually lost one of my children. Rest assured, within a few minutes she was back with. A little background; we were in Burnaby on the SFU campus for a work related … Continue reading

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You may have noticed that I changed the appearance of my blog … again. This time my changes were only cosmetic; the look of the blog has changed but not much else. Not like the last time I made a … Continue reading

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Thanks Baby; We’ve Come A Long Way

Father’s Day – it is difficult to imagine, but the reality is, this is my 8th Father’s Day as a dad and I have been thinking about what it means to be a dad. So many wonderful  memories. So many … Continue reading

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The DIYZ app: A Kind and Confident Guiding Hand

Disclosure: This post is in collaboration with the DIYZ® app. As always, all opinions of apps and companies that help me complete DIY projects are my own. In the past, if I needed to do a home repair, I would … Continue reading

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#liveyourbestlife; If You Can

Have you heard of the CBC Radio One show called “This Is That“? It is a radio show similar to the blog called The Onion. It is a satire. An example from the show is when they “interviewed” an employee … Continue reading

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Vlog #8; Beautyrest Sleeptracker

My eighth vlog entry with some of that fancy editing like my friend Michael over on Beyond the Rhetoric does. In this vlog post I discuss my favourite pastime – SLEEP – and how the Beautyrest Sleeptracker is making me … Continue reading

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I Sleep To Be The Best Family Man I Can Be

Some people say that, “Not all that gets measured matters. However, “sleep” is something that can be measured and trust me, sleep really does matter. It was not until I had children that I realized how important it was to … Continue reading

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