How Irish are you? I mean, really. If we all dig deep enough into the roots of our tree, we can find a bit of green. So I did some digging and found a pot o gold.
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That 90s Show On Z95-3
I’m back on Z95-3 this weekend. For the first time in 5 years, I’ll get to say the call letters that defined my career with the debut of That 90s Show.
How I Got A $250 Bonus Opening Bank Accounts For My Kids At Tangerine
Here’s how I got $250 for depositing $500 in to Tangerine. They have a great bonus opening bank accounts for kids and you can get it too.
6 Things My 90 Year Old Grandfather Taught Me
My grandfather turned 90 this week. We’ve been pretty lucky to have spent my whole life, and half his life together. As I reflect, here are some things he taught me about my life, and things I have observed about how he lived his.
July 4 Is The New July 5
Our anniversary is July 4. We’ve always said it was July 4. Except it’s not. It’s July 5. So now what?
Why I’m Done With Public Education. For Now.
I’m done with public education in Calgary. After watching for a year as it failed my kids, I won’t give it a second chance. I’m putting my kids in private school where they will be nurtured and supported instead of strangled with red tape. CLICK THE IMAGE TO SEE THE STORY
My Name Is Buzz Bishop And I Have Misophonia
I have misophonia. It’s a disorder where hearing someone eat brings out a flight or fight response that can result in anger and anxiety. It sounds silly, but it’s very real.
Achievement Unlocked: Get A Straight Razor Shave
At the Dad 2.0 Summit in New Orleans, Dove Men+Care brought in father son barber team Kevin and Kevin to offer up straight razor shaves. It was the best facial a man could get.
Google Does Birthday Doodles
A special surprise will greet you on your birthday morning. Lots of clicks and likes from Facebook, and a Google Birthday Doodle. Here’s a list of some companies and what they do when it’s your birthday.
Revisiting Resolutions, Resetting Goals, And Running Every Day
I want to try and create better habits for 2014. And it starts with running every day. Run. Every. Day. That’s all I want to do for the new year.
Buzz Bishop Has Died. Long Live Buzz Bishops.
I had no idea so many men were named Buzz Bishop. This week Byron Joseph Buzz Bishop Sr passed away. RIP Buzz.
Achievement Unlocked: Speak At A Conference
I’m proud to announce I will be one of the speakers at the Dad 2.0 Summit in New Orleans in January. It’s just another piece in the puzzle that is seeing DadCAMP established as a recognizable brand and a great tool to help fund raise for Team Diabetes.
Throwback Thursday: 7 Year Itch
7 years later we still love playing golf.
Flowers For The Fourth Wedding Anniversary On The Fourth Of July
[twitter]Jennifer and I debate all the time exactly which anniversary we should be celebrating. We met on July 4, 2006. We married on July 4, 2009. So, this year, is it our 4th anniversary or…
Searching For My Scottish Past
I am Canadian more than anything, but this trip to Edinburgh tracing my family tree has had me eating haggis 3 times a day. I must be Scottish.
Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff, This Is Water
[twitter]Ladies and gentlemen of the class of ’99, wear sunscreen. Do you remember Baz Luhrman‘s 1999 recording of Mary Schmich’s 1997 newspaper column? A speech, with a little bit of music, climbed the pop charts….