May 15, 2019

Whirlwind trip to Winterton

This past weekend was a chance to be back in Newfoundland for a rare opportunity to see some of my far flung family reunited to celebrate […]
May 7, 2019

Losing Interest in Normal Things

The recent hype around the Avengers movie and the latest episode of Game of Thrones has made it apparent just how much I have disconnected from […]
April 30, 2019

Clutter Creep

Despite a recurring weekly schedule to clean my home office and maintain some sense of minimalism things have been collecting over the last 6 months to […]
April 23, 2019

Chicago and Toronto in one week

Travelling is fun for many reasons, but one of the most interesting of them is that it requires dealing with a lot of unknowns and uncertainty. […]
April 15, 2019

My Last Gasoline Engine Ever

It occurred to me today that there is a good chance I will never buy another gasoline powered engine in my life. Not that I buy […]
April 8, 2019

Getting Motorcycle Ready

Last fall, I was having a look at things that I could sell around the house to free up some cash and continue bootstrapping my business […]
April 1, 2019

New Job, Big Changes

For the last 3 years I have been full-time working from home, and the last year of that has been mostly working for myself on personal […]
March 25, 2019

Selling Lighters

Back in December a friend and I decided to try our hand at a simple e-commerce business. Drop-shipping lighters from China. We built a brand and […]
March 18, 2019

The Myth of Free Speech

The idea of free speech is central to the cultural identity of western civilization. Over the centuries the term “free speech” has morphed and changed its […]