WordPress.com Reader Toolbar in Self Hosted Sites

WordPress comes in two flavors: the fully hosted WordPress.com, and the self-hosted version available at WordPress.org. For a long winded review of the differences...

Diabetes and Crohn’s Disease

As Crohn’s suffers; patients; the lucky few (or is it really that few); or however we choose to label ourselves, life has certainly drawn...
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A foodie in training, photographer, Starbucks addict, runner, and single parent living outside of Toronto, Ontario. Living with Crohn's Disease and Type 2 Diabetes, life for this Transportation Planner and RPP can be an interesting mix.

Running (Shoes, Clothes, Tech and Races)

Making Your Long Runs (LSD) Count

A great article by Runners World on the benefits of long slow distance (LSD) runs no matter your distance goal.  LSD runs should be considered...

Random thoughts from the past

Gutt Pain from C & UC

Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative colitis, or UC, is more localized in nature than Crohn’s disease (CD). Typically, the disease affects the colon (large bowel) including the rectum...

Rule of Thirds – An Experiment in Nature

This weeks Daily Post Photo Challenge is Rule of Thirds.  I admit I am not usually one that follows the rule of thirds, then again...

Switcher – Switch Between Applications

Switcher is a free utility for Windows Vista and Aero enabled.  As the name suggests, the application gives you a new twist to the...

Tips for Photographing Sunsets

The great staff at Henry's published a helpful article on photographing sunsets that I had to share. Take a look at the following six...

Winters Retreat

One of my favourite pictures of late. https://flic.kr/p/qeRB8Q I recently migrated my Blog from a self hosted site to wordless.com and I have to admit, I miss...

AMD Radeon R9 285 GPU

For anyone that "really" knows me, computers and technology have been a part of my life for as long as I can remember.  ...

Drawing a Short Straw in Life

We all  have a short straw in life or at least something we consider our short straw. You know, an aspect in our lives -...

Making the Move to a Mac?

Why did I buy a Macbook Pro?  Making the switch from a Widows 7 (Microsoft) based laptop to a Mac or more specifically a...

Blogging 101: What is your favourite thing about reading?

I fell upon a post yesterday that ask simply that question, "What is your favourite thing about reading?"  What is funny, is that we...

Photography 101 : Bliss

Todays assignment in my Photo 101: A picture a day project is BLISS, what does the word mean to me? This was a tough one to...