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Unfocussed and possibly ill-advised posts

Making Pizza

Monday, December 8th, 2014

A long time ago I bought a cookbook, I think I’ve only made 3 recipes from it, but one of them is pizza…

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Squatting Away My Life

Monday, November 10th, 2014

I’ve been trying to keep busy, I have applied to so many job postings and of course looked at hundreds more. I’ve resumed studying for the CFA and of course I’ve continued to workout at the gym, including following a squat heavy program that has become en vogue…

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Back from Mexico

Sunday, November 24th, 2013

I was actually down in Mexico for a series of meetings, it just so happened the meetings were at the El Dorado Royale resort in the Riviera Maya…

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Little known fact, I used to live in Europe

Sunday, June 16th, 2013

I lived in Nuremberg Germany for a couple months while working on an ill fated revision to ZooPlus.de. This was during the dot com boom / bust so I worked a lot of hours and didn’t get to enjoy living in Europe much. I did travel on three weekends, once to Paris, once to Luxembourg, and once to Prague. On the way back from Prague knowing my time working was coming to an end I asked myself, if I could go anywhere in Europe, where would I go?

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Still unboxing my life

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

I’m back in Vancouver at least temporarily and because my new roommate has basically no furniture mine finally comes out of storage. If you own as many books, CDs, DVDs and VHSs as me you need to assemble a lot of Ikea furniture in your life.

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Upcycled Furniture

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

I read recently about a woman in Alaska who makes her living blogging about woodworking. Apparently that is another niche I missed out on when I set up Muskblog and Muschamp.ca, I’ve always liked working with wood.

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#RipAmandaTodd

Friday, October 19th, 2012

Another teen suicide has become a lead news story, a hashtag, an Internet meme… It also hit a little close to home. I know what it is like to be ridiculed and ostracized by classmates, I know what it is like to tell your story online only to be mocked by random Internet handles, I’m all too aware of what it is like to live with depression and battle anxiety attacks…

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It’s Mental Health Week

Sunday, May 6th, 2012

I learned long ago the dangers of electronic communication and just how debilitating mental illness can be. Depression isn’t something I talk about much these days…

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