The #RenoRookie

Details on which Toronto newspaper I’m writing a column for.

Swinging and Missing

Blue Jays fever doesn’t grip my wife, unless one occasional player is in the game.

Raising the bar

Battling that age-old dilemma for married people: how to keep motivated to be fit after you say “I do.”

Changing gears for her birthday

Behind the scenes of The Great Birthday Bike Surprise that wasn’t

TTIMW: The good, bad and ugly (pt. 3)

So far I’ve shared two summer projects, one good and one pretty bad. Today, I’m covering The Ugly. The Ugly “I told you it was getting bad, but you didn’t listen to me.” When you hear… Continue reading

TTIMW: The good, bad and ugly (pt. 2)

So far I’ve shared one summer project I did that turned out pretty well and earned some praise from my wife. Today, I’m covering The Bad but passable. The Bad I inherited a backyard… Continue reading

TTIMW: The good, bad and ugly

It’s been a little while since I’ve written about it, but yup, I’m still Trying To Impress My Wife. So to recap: I’m Trying To Impress My Wife, whether she wants me to or… Continue reading

Taking the plunge

I’ve had my fair share of (small) victories and (major) defeats around our new house (more on that in another post), and I’m learning – and re-learning and re-learning – that I need… Continue reading

Buffalo road trip

Just one day before moving day, my wife and I woke up around 6 a.m., got in our car and started driving to Buffalo. The mission? To watch my favourite NFL team, the… Continue reading

Fantasy Sundays

Fairly early on in our relationship my wife got a sense of how committed (she might say obsessed) I was with fantasy football. We were on a holiday and I spent the better… Continue reading

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