Question mark after golf since I’m not sure if that’s what we were playing.  With a certain amount of creative scorekeeping, foot-wedges and looking the other way, we both managed to score in the low hundreds on this hideously difficult and unforgiving course. That hole that they’re playing out of is called a ceynote or […]

Tulum and Iguanas

Hmm…25-35 cm of snow with possible freezing rain in Ottawa for the next 24 hours.  That doesn’t sound very good.  We took a tour of Tulum which is an ancient Mayan city on the coast of the Yucatan. Not the most impressive ruins but still pretty and in a very nice location.  Of course, Sharon […]

Cozumel Day 1

Not wanting to rub peoples nose in it too much, especially seeing as how the winter has been particularly bad this year back in Canada but I’m writing this from this resort: That’s right.  Cozumel Palace in Mexico.  That’s the view from the glass bottom boat tour we went on this afternoon.  It was a […]


I’ve been an early riser for quite a while, often waking up several hours before everyone else in the house.  It feels very different this morning now that Casey is gone.  Finnegan the cat tries to fill in but he doesn’t really get it.  He doesn’t really need me to do anything for him.  Sure, […]