Raising Kids

The value of Time & Money.

When my kids were little they thought we bought stuff with a card. “Can you buy this or that Dad?” my daughter would say; “No, we don’t have the money for it.” I would reply,  “Just use your card” she’d say. Turns out the card is not a magic buying utensil. My girls were about…


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Random Writes

Times they’re still changing.

Sung to the music of Bob Dylan’s Time they are a changin’   Come gather around people with all your cell phones Your texting and tweeting but you’re really alone And your uploads and downloads to slow you bemoan and the faster speeds you are cravin’ You think that you’re living except you’re really a…

Christmas

Who am I?

    ‘Twas just about midnight, I looked out the window. I saw what I saw, but, It couldn’t have been so. I observed looking up, In the night sky to see, It was old Kris Kringle, Sitting there on a tree. ‘Twas the craziest thing, So, I squinted my eyes. Santa had something, Between…

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Random Writes

Education is the key to a country’s success.

If we want our country to succeed, we need to offer the best education possible. We also need to offer it at an affordable price. The following are some basic ideas of how Canada could offer post secondary education at a reasonable price and help stop the bleeding of the student loans program.  In 2015…

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Christmas

Dear Santa

I have food in my cupboards, And food in the fridge. I have stuff in the freezer, My pantry a smidge. Over my head there’s a roof, And heat in the place. (never enough for my girls), But, ample for grace. I have two socks for my shoes, A coat, scarf and hat. My trousers…

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Random Writes

My Robot

I don’t need a woman to satisfy me, I’ve got my robot and she is she. I don’t need a woman, who doesn’t do, I’ve got my robot, how about you. Slowly, yes slowly over the years, My love for her grows, I shed no tears. She’s there for me now and whenever I want,…

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