May 2017

  • Max & Charlie Figuring It All Out

    Max & Charlie by Zack Lieberman and Louis Neubert This was a great read. From the very first page, the artwork captures the imagination of the main characters. It is bright and colourful and stylistically stunning. The opening daydream shows a young boy pretending to be a space-warrior. His dog, a trusty companion in a […]

  • DJing TONIGHT in Sarnia

    I will be DJing at Republik in Sarnia tonight. Come on out for a great evening of music and dancing. I will be spinning Top 40, R&B, EDM, and hip-hop. As always, I will throw in some old school classics to keep the party moving. I hope to see you there! WHERE: Republik – 216 Front St […]

  • The Flash – Stop Motion

    The Flash – Stop Motion (Justice League) Wally West is the fastest man alive.  If you are a fan of the television show, this version of The Flash is a little bit different. In this incarnation, West, is the only Flash. His uncle, Barry Allen, passed away a few years back. I was really surprised […]

  • Tim Hortons Museum – Store 1 (Hamilton)

    Tim Hortons is one of the most beloved businesses in Canada. It got its start with a small coffee shop in my hometown of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. In order to commemorate its history, the very first store has been renovated to include a small museum. There are items to show how the franchise has grown and […]

  • Binbrook Skatepark

    How cool is it to have a skatepark under a water tower? With a mini ramp that is the perfect size for my abilities? With some cool grind ledges, launch ramps, quarter-pipe transfers, multi-leveled rails, and a spine? This is definitely one of my favourite skateparks. It’s mostly because of the near perfect half-pipe. We need […]

  • Fresh Kils and Emotionz Tour (London, ON)

    I am proud to be part of this bill. I will be holding it down on the 1s and 2s all night long. Fresh Kils is a seasoned performer and someone you need to see live. He is absolutely incredible. Emotionz hails from Vancouver and has been making moves as a rapper, DJ, and beatboxer […]

  • Educators Wear Many Hats

    Here are some of the many hats that teachers wear. Researchers I read articles on education nearly every day. I seek out books from the library to help me in my teaching practice, and I continually look for ways to improve in the classroom. I found this graphic from one of the dozen educational blogs […]

  • Stay Driven (Motivation and Inspiration from a Rapper)

    Stay Driven by Duane D.O. Gibson D.O. aka Defy the Odds is a rap artist who set a Guinness World Record for the longest freestyle ever, 8 hours and 45 seconds. He has released countless albums and dropped several music videos. When I saw this book at the library, I thought it was worth the […]

  • I’m in a Music Video (Y’allready Know)

    Traffimatics featuring Mad Hattr with DJ Chase March, “Y’allready Know” I’m very proud to be part of this track. Mad Hattr is one of the best producers in the underground hip-hop scene and has been grinding for years. He is nice on the mic and brought the fire with this production. Traffimatics is an up-and-coming emcee […]

  • May the Posts be With You

    It’s time to go exploring! Let’s dig through the archives and blow the dust off some posts you might have missed. Let’s get ready for some annual events that happen each May. Let’s Chase some Content! You can read all of the posts from last May, or just these favs . . . Trilliums on the […]