Life Skill: Water Safety. Know your ability, know the dangers, act accordingly

Life Skill: Water Safety

Water is one of the first things we think of when someone says “summer”. Swimming, boating, fishing, diving, kayaking, white water rafting – the list of water-related activities goes on and on. It’s just plain fun. There is no doubt about it. But water is […]

Where in the world is Timbuktu?

Where is Timbuktu?

How often have you heard someone mentionĀ Timbuktu when referring to someplace very, very, VERY far away or difficult to get to? Right, me too. Problem is, while I do know it’s a real place, I never quite know where exactly it is. Only that it’s […]

Web Resource Lifehacker Tips, Tricks and downloads for getting things done

Web Resource – Lifehacker

Great finds are meant to be shared and this is one of my favourites. I first heard about Lifehacker from a very bubbly fundraising instructor taking over my night class, who described it as a guilty pleasure and a habit she found impossible to control. […]