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Facing The Headwinds

Headwinds. They impede progress, right? Last weekend as I was mountain biking with the scouts through the Utah mountains, just before our turn around point we rode through a couple miles of flat, level cow pasture. 736 more words

Personal Development

Look for the Tailwinds

I never fully appreciated the impact of tailwinds and headwinds until I started cycling. I couldn’t believe the difference they make. Even when the winds are light, a tailwind does wonders.  552 more words

Lessons Learned

Day 62 / September 1, 2017 - Shelburne, NS to Yarmouth, NS

I never understood why the Golden Girls stopped so suddenly after seven seasons. Some of my favourite episodes came out of that last season. I later learned that Bea Arthur, who played the always witty character of Dorothy, wanted the show to go out on a high note, at a time when the show was still crisp, funny, and performing well. 1,471 more words


Day 61 / August 31, 2017 - Lunenburg, NS to Shelburne, NS

Last night, we arrived under grey, rainy skies, preventing me from getting a glimpse at Lunenburg. There was so much buzz about this small Nova Scotia town. 1,379 more words


Day 55 / August 25, 2017 - Shediac, NB to Cavendish, PE

The streets were lined with motorcycles, jamming traffic along the main strip (Highway 133) in Shediac. I didn’t think that this was the prime time to tour around the city. 1,156 more words