My Brain Committee

One of the worst decisions of our marriage was shopping for new house lighting together. They say to build a new home you need to make around 1100 decisions and, because I’m an idiot, I decided I should save some money and contract it myself. Erin was living in Calgary and I was living in […]

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My Fashion Intervention

I love the mall. There’s something about meandering aimlessly with hundreds of other people in and out of stores tempting us to buy items we didn’t know we needed until we saw them #firstworldproblems? Mostly, but I still love the mall. I started getting interested in shopping a couple of years back and viewing clothes […]

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WestJet, and Why I like them.

I can’t remember a bad experience with WestJet, it’s not like they always have the flights that we want or can accommodate everything, but my experience with them has been good. I’m not comparing them to other airlines per say, it’s hard to when they don’t even fly places we’d like to go, but when […]

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Two Blackbirds and a Crow

I was recently dive bombed by a blackbird protecting her nest on my morning walk. Sadly, she made her nest by a well travelled walking path in the city so she gets a lot of dive bombing in… I’m normally lost in thought or praying as I’m walking and my first contact with the bird […]

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Bad Timing

The year was maybe 1983. I was maybe 8. The place was Pasadena Cali. I didn’t know when I woke up that it was going to be the worst day of my life, worst days rarely announce themselves over the intercom: “Good morning Corey. Welcome to the worst day of your life! Don’t forget to […]

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The Neighbour’s Yard

We share a yard with neighbours who have a perfect yard, which is really annoying. In our defence we probably have one of the nicer yards in the neighbourhood, thanks to my wife’s love of green things, but our friends next door are always just a little better. Their grass was greener for the longest […]

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Beauty and the Beast

Venue Production: “But you watched Beauty and the Beast just because your girls wanted you to right?” Me: “Um… sorta” I’ve always loved Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. I remember taking a buddy of mine to see the original cartoon in theatres in high school. He thought it was weird but had nothing else to […]

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