9 Days in March: Exploring The Ozarks

Next week is on or about freezing up here in the never ending winter.  Friday is looking like it might be a possibility with a current suggestion of seven degrees Celsius.  I can handle seven degrees. In a more perfect world I'd be heading out of work today, jumping in…

ECOO15 1: Making Frustrations

Back from ECOO15 and, as usually, my head is full.  After a rough year of politics around Ontario Education it's nice to attend a conference made by teachers for teachers about... teaching!  Not a politician in sight, though attendance was wounded at this volunteer run conference by them. ECOO may…

Would You Stop?

The other week I was out for a short ride up and down the river on a swelteringly hot day.  On my way back home I was accelerating out of the small hamlet of Inverhaugh when I noticed a bike down on the side of the road and the rider…

Lunch in San Francisco

One Whacky Timeline: 12:46am our time: worst earthquake in Japanese history happens. 1:55am Fri Mar 11: woke up before the alarm and got ready. 3.5 hours of sleep, not bad. 2:30: On way with Roy by 2:30,on way to get Oliver 3:00: in Guelph, on our way to Pearson 4:00:…

More Moto-logo ideas

I did a round of name/moto themed logos, now I'm exploring some others.I found some good fonts for this one.  Time to get a watch is a mechanical font that verges on art, very nicely done.  The other font was one included in Windows, but a nice contrast.  The mechanical…

Sanding Concours

One small heater does the job now that I havegarage door insulation installed.A good couple of hours were spent in the garage today getting the scratches and dents out of various Concours panels.  The previous owner had used some kind of plastic filler to put back together the lower right…

The End is Nigh

I rode in to work this morning in near zero temperatures.  It was sunny but cool.  The ride home was in the mid-single digits and sunny.  Winter gloves handled 8°C with ease, they were streteched a near zero.  Tomorrow might be my last 2 wheeled commute of the season.  I…