As you can tell from this Web site – I’m a big fan of orange juice. That is as long as there’s no pulp in it. (Yes – that’s orange juice – not a beer in my caricature…) But I’ll admit I’m really a citrus fan. So when I saw this image of some lemons, […]

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This is your life. Do what you love, and do it often. If you don’t like something, change it. If you don’t like your job, quit. If you don’t have enough time, stop watching TV. If you are looking for the love of your life, stop; they will be waiting for you when you start […]

I received a Chumby from my wife a few years ago for Christmas and have faithfully had it hanging out on the nightstand ever since. Sometimes telling me the time in fun and different ways – other times providing a bit a random music from the Internet as I try to find the right way […]

It was bound to happen sooner or later. There were obvious signals that perhaps I should have taken into consideration. Heck – I’ve talked about it on here at least a half dozen times. The Charter Bandwidth Police. Last week there was a message on our answering machine stating that I needed to call back […]

I came across a few of these “thoughts on life” before tracking down the original source to Ruminations. They made me chuckle a little so I thought I’d pass along a few here… More often than not, when someone is telling me a story all I can think about is that I can’t wait for […]

This past week has been full of chaos. Am I talking about the revolts happening in Egypt? Nope – closer to home. Canada. Political unrest? Nope – Internet bandwidth metering. You see, the Canadian Radio-Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) approved UBB (usage based billing) for the incumbent carrier Bell Canada in September. Competitive ISPs, which connect to […]

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A few days ago I received a promotional e-mail from Zillow.com, an online real estate database, that had listings titled “No Turkeys Here! See Celebrity Kitchens”. I usually just delete e-mails from Zillow.com because it saddens me to know how much value my own home has lost according to their “Zestimates”. But since the preview […]