Tag: opportunities

  • The 2017 100 Wrap-Up: 31 Successes.

    The 2017 100 Wrap-Up: 31 Successes.

    Last updated on February 18th, 2024 at 03:27 amSeveral weeks, a few dozen photos and four thousand words later, we’ve finally made it—the Casey Palmer, Canadian Dad 2017 wrap-up, filled with stories aplenty of 365 days spent in my not-so-orthodox life. After wrapping the year up on a quiet note (because two sick children under…

  • Busking

    Last updated on February 4th, 2024 at 11:09 amSo it would seem that busking in the TTC might not be the best idea if I want to reach this goal in a timely fashion. If we consider that: So maybe we’ll look to something more like street performing. Or maybe doing portraits of people—but WAIT!…

  • From Pocket Change to Potential

    Last updated on February 17th, 2024 at 09:21 pmI love pay day—seriously love it. New possibilities, new options—it’s like waking up and unwrapping a new present to do with as you wish. As of late, though, my pay days mean more that I get to see my credit card balance reduce at an accelerated rate…

  • The Bridge from Planning to Reality

    Last updated on March 30th, 2021 at 09:42 pmOne of the methods I commonly use for saving—and caveat, I’m saying that this works for me personally, not necessarily for everyone—is saving my change in a bucket. I don’t spend change if I can help it (and it helps that I’m not a coffee drinker); I…

  • Expectations

    Last updated on February 3rd, 2024 at 08:31 amI took some time this morning to teach myself how to use the Google Charts API. It’s a handy tool for making graphs on the fly by simply putting the data you need in a URL—but I can see how it might become a little more difficult…