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  • 40 for Forty #4

    I have been a little slack in the beer drinking department as of late so with Easter weekend approaching I plan to rectify that in short order. Nothing says Easter like Mini Eggs, Chocolate Bunnies, and hand-crafted Scottish beer.  I… Read More ›

  • 4000 for 40 – Week 1

    Had a good start for my first week on my quest to ride 4000 km’s by 40.  I managed to commute 5 of the 10 eligible trips to and from my office.  The weather was a mixed bag (of shit) but if… Read More ›

  • First Ride – 4000 for 40

    Finally. Mother Nature was in sync with my threshold for crap weather and I got to turn the cranks on my road bike in the great outdoors for the first time this season.  I was a little out of sorts for… Read More ›

  • 40 For Forty – Beer #3

      Beer #3 brought up some pretty vivid memories from my past.  If you were of legal drinking age (or a dubious youth) in the 80’s or early 90’s and lived in Alberta, Electric Avenue was like Mecca for people wanting… Read More ›

  • A Little Home Reno Math

    1 Box cutter + 1 flathead screw driver + 1 phillips screw driver + 1 rubber mallet + 1 hammer + 1 power drill + 1 power screw driver + 1 headlamp + 2 levels + 2 hack saws (1… Read More ›

  • 40 For Forty – Beer #2

    Sometimes my job can be very demanding and this week was a doozy.  I was really looking forward to beer #2 in my 40 For Forty quest and wanted to pick something that was symbolic of my week.  After perusing the… Read More ›