October 2, 2017

New Car

It took nearly 4 months from the time we made a down payment at the Kia dealership until taking possession of our new Kia Niro.  It […]
September 20, 2017

Not Infallible

I’ve been reading the Walter Isaacson biography of Benjamin Franklin which is quite insightful both in terms of the genius of the man himself, and the historical […]
September 11, 2017

First Day of School

Hard to believe, but Ada started Kindergarten on Friday. Here in Ontario full day kindergarten starts early – Ada is not yet 4 years old. The […]
September 1, 2017

Crypto Currency Rabbit Hole

Over the last several weeks I have been getting deeper and deeper with my crypto currency investments and knowledge. I have been a long time holder […]
August 25, 2017

Re-watching Star Trek

For the last couple of months I have been watching Star Trek again – Next Generation, Enterprise and Voyager so far. There were two things that […]
August 15, 2017

Learning to Cruise

I did a last minute signup for a Basic Cruising Sailing course last week and just finished a full weekend of sailing on the Ottawa River […]
August 6, 2017

Sci-Fi Dreams

Last night I had an interesting and perhaps prescient dream about the future transition to automation. No doubt inspired by watching ‘Ghost in the Shell’ before […]
July 31, 2017

Vacation in Newfoundland

It’s always nice to see family and friends again. Summer is the best time to visit Newfoundland due to the warm sun and persistent cool breeze. […]
July 14, 2017

Challenging Yourself

Part of being human is our natural aversion to changes. We are good at doing what is comfortable. In fact our ability to create habits and […]