Category Archives: Life Musings

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

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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Vlog #3; Where to Install EV Charging Stations

My third attempt at vlogging in which I give businesses some great advice to help them grow their business by installing electric vehicle (EV) charging stations. EV Charging stations. Pretty clever idea I share here.

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Lytton; the Confluence of the Fraser and Thompson Rivers

Two of Canada’s most beautiful rivers merge and become one incredible river near the village of Lytton BC. In the photo below, the Thompson River comes in from the left hand side and merges into the mighty-muddy Fraser River on the … Continue reading

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The Dead Raccoon; the Final Chapter

The final chapter in the dead raccoon saga. The raccoon moves on. On the dead raccoon; after coming home and finding there was still a large dead raccoon in my driveway I realized that it was time for action. In … Continue reading

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Dead Raccoon Part II

Part II of the dead raccoon story is still to come; for now, let’s just say that the raccoon is gone from our driveway. Sometimes when you fight City Hall, you do win.

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