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 mention┬áTimbuktu 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. […]