May 2019

Could This Really Happen?

May 17, 2019

Dry by Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman This was an intense page-turner that captivated me from start to finish. It was horrifyingly real, but filled with heart and soul. I love how the authors told the story from multiple points of view. It [Keep Reading]

You Need a Total Money Makeover

May 15, 2019

The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness by Dave Ramsey I have never been smart with my money. I have managed to scrape by just fine but I often wonder where it all goes. I am not in control of my money and it isn’t [Keep Reading]

The Value of Boredom

May 14, 2019

I was supply teaching in a classroom a few weeks back that had a brilliant display on the wall about the English language. It was chopped full of useful information for students. I found myself wondering how often this display gets used. I know that [Keep Reading]

Skateboarding in Zero Gravity

May 9, 2019

Zero Gravity Skateboard Park is located 199 King St. S. in Blenheim. It is a small, concrete skatepark located across from a public school and directly beside a community centre and arena. I like to write profiles of every skatepark that I come [Keep Reading]

The 11th Doctor Still Travelling

May 8, 2019

Doctor Who – After Life This was the first comic book story for the 11th Doctor as played by Matt Smith in the television series. This was a one-off story that didn’t tie in to the series at all. I am glad that further series brought in [Keep Reading]

Crosstalk is a Great Read

May 3, 2019

Crosstalk by Connie Willis This book is set in the near future where it is possible to get an operation that helps you emotionally connect with a romantic partner. Trent suggests that he and his girlfriend get the procedure done to take their [Keep Reading]

Run-DMC Headphones

May 2, 2019

Look at what I found in the thrift shop last week. I couldn’t believe it. I am a huge Run-DMC fan and I didn’t even know these existed. The packaging is pretty cool, even if this one is a little beat up. I like the mini-poster it came [Keep Reading]

Chasing Content with Force

May 1, 2019

Don’t look now, Stormtroopers are on your trail. The only way to lose them is to speed through the archives on your hovercraft. They won’t be able to catch you as you scroll through the blog entries from last year at this time. Read all [Keep Reading]