Category Archives: Personal

On Vacation…

You may have guessed it by my lack of blogging, but I will be taking a bit of a break for some holidays in the mountains. While I am away, feel free to check out some of the “Best of … Continue reading

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MP3 Players – SanDisk versus iPod

OK, I recognize this has nothing to do with biblical studies or biblical Hebrew, but it does fit in the category of something that interests me! I am in the market for a MP3 player for my daughter. I am … Continue reading

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All Finished!

I am finished (in more ways than one!). I am going to enjoy a nice bike ride into the University now and submit my final grades. I still have to decide what I will do tonight to celebrate… but now … Continue reading

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End of Semester Marking Extravaganza

Once again my blogging has lagged. I just haven’t had the energy at the end of semester and I didn’t know what to blog the last couple days in light of the horrible tragedy at Virginia Tech (I know it … Continue reading

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Happy Fool’s Day!

Ah… April Fool’s Day… I have many fond memories about fooling friends on April Fool’s Day. I think one of my best pranks was giving some friends eviction notices when we were all living in student housing at the University … Continue reading

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Hockey Season Over

No, I’m not talking about the Edmonton Oilers (though I may as well be!); I am talking about my son’s first year of pre-novice hockey. The season ended last weekend, though his team participated in the Tim Horton’s Timbits Jamboree … Continue reading

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Blogging Lull

You probably noticed that there has been a bit of a blogging lull! It just seems to be a low energy yet busy time of the semester, so I haven’t had the time nor the inclination to do much blogging. … Continue reading

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H.R. Pufnstuf

I would like to thank all of my readers who identified the 1970s television show in my previous post. As it turns out, the show was H.R. Pufnstuf by Sid and Marty Krofft. I remember watching the show Saturday mornings … Continue reading

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Under the Weather

OK, I was snowed under with marking and report writing (done the report writing for now, but still have tonnes of marking), now I feel crappy. Hopefully I can beat this cold before it beats me! I really don’t want … Continue reading

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Snowed Under…

Wow… I figured I better post something so people don’t think I have went the way of the dodo! I am snowed under finishing a couple reports for Taylor University College’s five-year accreditation review. I should be finished them tomorrow … Continue reading

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