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Binary Knitwit

Isn’t this just the (yarn)bomb? Our friend Jan Legault knit this custom binary scarf for Diane. I won’t give away what all the 1s and 0s translate to… Why spoil …

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Oscars Party: The Remnants

Okay – so my wife Diane and I like to blow conventions and do our own thing. But even we were surprised at how crazy our costumes were for Saturday’s …

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Music: Deanna Cartea

Deanna Cartea has a smoky bluesy voice but a style all her own. I first heard her in Molly’s Lane in Gibsons Landing, and it was likely stumbling across a …

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Music: John Marian

John is an excellent musician and has written many beautiful songs I find I can listen to for hours, and this one is a favourite, ‘Tellin it True’. You can …

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Loving Leon

So in the fall, having lost two elderly pugs to old age and the passage of time, we decided to get a pug puppy. Meet Leon. He is one crazy-assed …

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Don’t Like the Weather?

A little sturm & drang never hurt anyone. Today’s weather: My big white pine, Samson, is losing his hair – read: giant heavy branches loaded with cones as long as …