February 9, 2007

Traffic Spike from Digg.com

the HalOtis website had a spike in traffic yesterday.  75 visitors hit the site.  I’m not exactly sure where they got the link from.  As is […]
February 9, 2007

Poker Night

Playing some poker tonight with the guys from work.  Times like this I wish I knew how to play the game better.  It’s practically a guarantee […]
February 7, 2007

People Skills

A while ago, I met with a psychologist about some assertiveness training.  That eventually led to me registering for the Dale Carnegie course which I start next […]
February 6, 2007

Time Management

Over the last 2 or 3 weeks I’ve been doing a lot of reading about being more efficient with my time. There are only so many […]
February 4, 2007

New Website idea

My previous attempt at doing a web site (the Savings Assistant) was successful in that I learned a bit about how to develop the sites. That […]
February 3, 2007


This morning I woke up to the stench of skunk in the bedroom. I assume one of the critters was in the alley, and somehow the […]
February 1, 2007

January update

The end of January and the beginning of February marks the 9th month that I’ve been in Vancouver.  Things are now settled down and I feel […]
January 29, 2007

Cable from TigerDirect.ca

The only real problem that I have with my apartment is that it is hard to get UPS and FedEX to deliver packages.  In most new […]
January 29, 2007

Weekend wrap-up

This weekend Heather and I had a change of scenery.  On Saturday we went to the north shore to house sit and watch over a 13 […]