Category Archives: Life Musings

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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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Vlog #7 The Scandohoovian Get-up

My 7th vlog in which I demonstrate a little known measure of personal strength and fitness known as the Scandihoovian get-up. Similar to the Turkish Get-up but more physically challenging.

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Dr Ian Stirling on Polar Bears and Climate Change

Seeing as I live a pretty wild and crazy life, especially on the weekends, I decided to attend a lecture hosted by The Vancouver Institute that featured by Dr Ian Stirling speaking on the topic of polar bears and how … Continue reading

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Unboxing the Seth Godin Book “What Does It Sound Like When You Change Your Mind”

You knew it was coming sooner or later – vlog post #5 in which I open the box with my new book from Seth Godin titled “What Does It Sound Like When You Change Your Mind.” It is a monster … Continue reading

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Vlog #4; Skiing and Musing About the Wellness Show

My latest vlog post was filmed while I was on Grouse Mountain. While I was skiing. And musing. Musing on my very positive experiences at Vancouver’s Wellness Show as well as the Outdoor Adventure Show.

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