Ramblings

Slow Sunday

Got this morning, saw the sun out, went for nice long bike ride. After the ride, I was planning on getting some Vietnamese subs for lunch but when I got there, I found out they don’t open on Sunday. Ended up walking 3 doors down to Bob’s Sub and ordering one of their heart attack inducing all meat foot long. […]

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Ramblings

Putting The Super Blender To Work

Last year at the PNE I made an impulse purchase on a Vita-Mix Super 5000 blender. This is like the mother of all blenders, and it has a price tag to match. The Vita-Mix is the same blender used by Starbucks and Orange Julius. It’s really overkill for home use – the unit is designed for commercial environments, where it’s […]

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Ramblings

Going On An Odyssey

Today we went to test drive cars. Well, minivans to be precise. Why am I looking for a minivan? Let’s just say my family is about to get a little bigger. This in no way means I will be giving up my sport car! I plan to keep that because, well, there’s too much stuff done to it (1500 watt […]

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Ramblings

What Kinda Of Dumb Ass Name Is Wii?

Nintendo accounced the official name for their next generation game console, which went by the code name “Revolution.” Well the official name is going to be Wii. As in “We.” From Nintendo’s press release. While the code-name “revolution” expressed our direction, Wii represents the answer. My question; the answer to what? Of all the names Nintendo could have chose for […]

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Cars

Commemorative Edition Lingenfelter Corvette

I was reading this month’s issue of Road & Track and noticed they had a test on the Commemorative Edition Lingenfelter Corvette. This car features a hand built C5R based 427 CID Gen II twin turbo engine cranking out over 600 HP at the rear wheels on 93 octane-unleaded fuel. Enough power to do 136MPH in the quarter mile and […]

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The Net

How Often Should You Update

One of the most asked question is how often sites should be updated. There are two camps. One camp say create the site, doing some SEO and let Google do the rest. Then move on to the next site. There is really nothing wrong with this method but it has one major flaw – Live by the Google, die by […]

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Ramblings

Welcome April Chow

Congrats goes out to my brother and his wife for their brand new baby girl. April Marie Chow was born today at 10:08am at St. Paul’s Hospital in downtown Vancouver. As babies goes, she’s a big one at 8lbs 15oz. Both parents and baby are doing fine and are expected to be back home this Friday. Time for me to […]

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