Monthly Archives: February 2016


For many years I avoided being socially connected. In fact, I’d call myself “social-e challenged”, a wired shut-in . I was very limited in my social media reach – zero accounts. I’ve avoided Facebook, I’m a late adapter to Linked In, preferring to keep my profile blank. I don’t even have voicemail set up on […]

Family Day on a budget

So in 2008 we working stiffs began celebrating our first long weekend in Ontario in February – Family Day. Background behind this fairly new ‘stat holiday’ appears to be the follow through on an election promise by former Premier Dalton McGuinty. Either way, one less day in the 4×6 is always good, oh yeah, and […]

Are you there world? It’s me, from the 4×6.

Well, okay so my world right now expands as far as you – my classmates and maybe a few family members. You will be the honoured few exposed to my prose. Itty bitty baby steps…

One Good Day

blog about places, spaces and people of Burlington, Ontario

Photography, tech, travel and life

Inspire your next adventure.


One guy's take on the Blue Jays, one swing at a time

Big Balls of Yarn

a guy's view on knitting

Keep Life Simple

"Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated." – Confucius

[life] Style-around-the-City

in pursuit of all things stylish.

Bitesize History

Discovering the past one post at a time.

Because It's 2015

Some Thoughts on Today's World

Road to Retirement:

Planning for the Golden Years


Fashion and Beauty Curated


Your guide to downtown Toronto art festivals

Toronto Film Files

Cinema never sleeps


Helping newcomers adjust to life in Toronto