Netflix in Canada!

The best news for media in Canada that I’ve heard all year: NetFlix is officially bringing their streaming video service to Canada this fall. Details are still sparse regarding device support, and they aren’t giving an exact date, but finally we’ll have a decent Internet-delivered content option around these parts. Of course, expect Canada’s ridiculous…

The Day of the Triffids

Nic and her dad built an amazing, multi-level garden on the hill in our backyard last summer, and this summer she had reasonable success in making meals out of what she grew. The corn didn’t work out, and the potatoes, although good, were comically small. But beans, peas, lettuce, and sunflowers were an astounding success…

A Soap BAM in Burundi, East Africa?

So I sat down for lunch today at a table with some folks I hadn’t met yet – there’s only about 50 at this conference, so I’m trying to get know them all a little. And this guy was talking about how he and a partner in Burundi, Africa, had just gotten funding from the…

Muskoka Woods Morning

God often blesses us for serving obediently. Sometimes He blesses us while we’re serving. Dad got a trip to Bali out of his gig. We got a beautiful weekend in Muskoka Woods at literally the nicest cottage in the area. There were boats and tubing and seadooing and cliff jumping, camp fires and smores, and…

M is for Motorbike

Despite being 4 years since I last rode, when I got notice this spring that my license was about to expire, I made it a goal to graduate to my full license by the fall. I booked my road test early enough that if I failed, I’d have time to try again. Fortunately that won’t…