What Your Spirit Means to You

What do entrepreneurs, top athletes, and artists all have in common? Spirit and exuberance.  They have an unstoppable love of beauty, expression, and the possible. Spirit is just the vision of the ideal, the life that will bring out the best in you and exuberance is the power that gets…

The Ride to Remember Starts in Aurora

The Ride to Remember is an annual fundraiser organized by the Normandy Unit of the 1st CAV. This motorcycle ride took place on Saturday, July 21st, 2012 and started at the Royal Canadian Legion in Aurora (where you can get cheap beers).  The motorcycles were amazing and if you’re into the big bikes,…

Rafa’s Back?! Indian Wells BNP Paribas Open

Wow, after Juan Martin Del Potro’s consecutive wins over Andy Murray and Novvak Djokovic you’d think his next win would be for the title at the Indian Wells BNP Paribas Open.  Well Rafa got in the way. It was Rafa  Nadal’s 600th career win and a tremendous accomplishment for a…
Indian Wells Tennis – BNP Paribas Open Tournament

Indian Wells Tennis – BNP Paribas Open Tournament

The Indian Wells tennis tournament is very popular with the players. It’s held in March near Los Angeles, and is actually one of the major pro tennis tournaments. Tonight, Juan Del Potro looking tired in the desert heat actually persevered and beat Novak Djokovic, a big upset over the world’s number…

Perseverence – Hanging in When it’s Tough

Is Perseverance Ever Needed? Let’s say you’re healthy, have a real good attitude, you’re satisfied, the road of life is smoothly paved, and you’re relaxing in paradise. Does the word perseverance even exist for you? Probably not. Even the bad stuff is a breeze and you smile through it all.…

Mountain Biking with Ride It Out

Here’s a great grass roots mountain biking video from Dan Wigmore. The guys were members of the Ride It Out mountain bike group in the Stouffville area. The guys are riding on glare ice, fairly deep snow, over trees, and other barriers. Takes courage and energy. Glad they didn’t break…

Pickel Barrel Restaurant Newmarket

Some old friends treated me to a great birthday night out on Saturday. They are so generous, and shows me once again that generosity is perhaps the best personality trait you can possess. The new Pickle Barrel restaurant in Newmarket is nice. I had to explain to Mike, and Linda…

Toronto Inbound Marketing Meetup

The Toronto Inbound Marketing 2013 meetup group held a session in the eastside of downtown Toronto and the topic was social media marketing strategy.  This is primarily a networking event where you can meet business people who are deeply into specific areas of digital marketing. Inbound marketing is a relatively new…

Catalina Island California

Catalina Island is a quaint place and very relaxing.  It’s a 25 mile boat ride out from Long Beach in Los Angeles or about 60 miles from San Diego. You’ll see lots of dolphins on the trip and you’ll be amazed at Avalon Bay and the surrounding hills. There’s zip…