July Favourites

July Favourites

The middle of the month has arrived and by now I've got a pretty good grasp on what the current favourites for the month of July are. This month has been an interesting one as far as work-life balance is concerned, or my lack-thereof rather. Spending time on twitter has shown me that it's quite [...]

Why the Google Podcasts app is THE BEST podcast app for Android

Why the Google Podcasts app is THE BEST podcast app for Android

I was a shameless, self declared and proud apple fan-boy. They got unvaluably and ludicrously expensive. They released a device with the single biggest design flaw in the history of devices - the God forsaken 'notch'. I packed my fruit basket and went on a picnic with another from another mother - Samsung and Android. [...]

The increasing age gap that is 80s and 90s kids versus today’s generation

The increasing age gap that is 80s and 90s kids versus today’s generation

Do you remember when your parents, maybe a teacher or some other "old person" would ask for your help with something like programming the VCR, showing them how to "move the sentence over" in a word processing letter they were typing or needing help with some other ludicrously simple task? [Sarcasm]. All tongue in cheek. [...]

What’s Involved in Laser Eye Surgery – Detached Retina

What’s Involved in Laser Eye Surgery – Detached Retina

How does laser eye surgery work? What's involved in photocoagulation? What is a torn retina? What is a detached retina (retina detachment)? These are all too common questions I have come to learn people of all ages may need answers too. Recently I visited my optometrist for a self prescribed eye exam. I had been [...]

A Trip Down Memory Lane: Going Back To Where I grew Up

A Trip Down Memory Lane: Going Back To Where I grew Up

Much of my memories are fond because they contain fragments of those who stood before me. That loved me. That I loved. That are no longer here. For me, my childhood was filled with more stories of adventure than I can completely remember. I came from humble beginnings; no family wealth, parents and their parents [...]