• A Quiet Moment
  • A Quiet Moment – #9

    I mentioned in my last quiet moment that I’m a listening of┬áThe Tim Ferriss Show podcast. One of the fairly random references I caught out of that podcast is Tim saying that sometimes he winds down by watching the first season of a show called┬áRiver Cottage. Intrigued, I looked it up, and what I found […]

  • A Quiet Moment
  • A Quiet Moment – #7

    Well, it’s been a week or so, and I’m pretty sure I have posted more than I had in the six months previous. There is certainly something to be said for making writing part of a daily schedule. It’s a beautiful morning, just above zero (Celsius), but sunny and with the promise of a great […]

  • A Quiet Moment
  • A Quiet Moment – #6

    There is a phrase “jack of all trades, master of none” that I’ve largely lived my life by. I hate being caught in a situation where I don’t have SOME knowledge or understanding of what to do. That can be very handy when, like this morning, I can help my co-workers find and reset the […]

  • A Quiet Moment
  • A Quiet Moment – #5

    Another rainy spring day, another rainy ride to work. It all makes me think of one thing: I really need to get on starting my seeds. In particular, I’m late getting my tomatoes and peppers going (I usually grow 3 varieties of tomatoes, and both bell and jalapeno peppers each year–mostly for salsa making). It’s […]

  • A Quiet Moment
  • A Quiet Moment – #4

    Biking

    I’m going to tentatively say that spring is here–which is not always the case by mid-April in Saskatchewan. With spring, comes my return to cycling to work, even if I’m wrapped up in rain gear and a balaclava some mornings. Now on my second week of riding, my butt is more or less used to […]