When I was a kid, my mom used to make lamb chops. I loved them.
Our family would go out for celebratory dinners and I was introduced to veal cutlets. Ah, what a tender bit of heaven that was.
But then my wife Cheryl came along and she’s been …
House hunting is exciting, isn’t it?
Exploring the layouts and décor of homes you tour, open-house hopping, and taking online video home tours all showcase a world of ideas for what your own home might be. It’s the IKEA grand tour. It’s the Pinter…
Cheryl and I have had many, many kitty-cats in our home.
We’ve housed rabbits and helped birth hundreds of kittens.
We’ve renovated our home to accommodate our fur babies, volunteered every week for years at the local Craig Street…
If you could buy 1 apple for $2 or 2 apples for $2, which would you choose?
I’m going to go ahead and guess you’d want more bang for your buck, and would choose the 2 apples.
Obviously. It just makes sense.
So why are some people buying th…
I admit it.
I cozied up next to my wife on the couch so together we could watch the shopping channel.
In my defense, it was an accident. I was flipping channels and got sucked in. They were selling something I was planning on buying anyway. Bef…
Finally, the Google Home is now available in Canada.
For years, the US, UK, and AU have enjoyed Amazon’s Echo as their AI personal assistant at home, but Canada has been left out. Google recently dove into the market gap, offering Canadians their …
There’s a consistent phenomenon that happens among my clients.
Almost without fail, every time a client does not take my advice to hire an RHI professional home inspector, they do not hire me again in the future. The ones who do hire an RHI profes…
We sat at their dining room table filling out paperwork to list their home.
He and his newly-wed wife had lived there since they married. Now they were selling to buy a new home together.
As we went through the paperwork, I looked up at the bri…
You wouldn’t ask a dentist to perform your colonoscopy.
(At least I hope not)
Even if the dentist was your best friend.
Or offered to do it for free.
Because it’s not their area of expertise.
Their lack of knowledge could…
We’re all about the instant, aren’t we?
The fast. The cheap. Whatever’s easiest. Even if we have to cut corners.
Unfortunately, that’s when things get a bit… fake.
Food becomes “food”, news becomes “news”, and service becomes… well, a disserv…