“On a night like this”

Posted by on Nov 25, 2011

Being a parent is kind of like being a Toronto Maple Leaf fan. There are a lot of rough years with ups and downs. There is always some critic who tells you what is wrong with your game plan.  Fights happen. And yet, you have faith. You cheer on. You suffer in silence. With great […]


Posted by on Nov 25, 2011

I think the best thing about being a man is their ability to sleep. No matter what is going on, the stresses in life or the worries at work, crying babies or the neighbour’s lawn mower, men can sleep through anything. Men nap without guilt too. They even have sports like football as an excuse […]

Romantic Delusions

Posted by on Oct 14, 2011

Date night should never start off with a stop at the ATM machine to check your bank balance. Nothing kills romance as fast as over-draft.


Posted by on Oct 7, 2011

As Thanksgiving weekend approaches, I got to thinking about what I am really thankful for, you know, like what really in my day to day life am I thankful for.

Rink Rat

Posted by on Oct 7, 2011

When I tell people I am married to a Carpenter, I often hear how lucky I am to be with a spouse who can do work around the house.  Yeah right, you hold on to that theory.