One Month views of the Garden | 2017

It has been about 1 month since the plants went into the soil, and I am very surprised and happy to announce that so far, this has been the best growing season I have ever had!

The Mysteries of Sleep

Sleep is a fascinating topic that has left countless academics perplexed. They say we need 8 hours of sleep to function at our optimal levels, but it also removes 8 precious hours from our days. In the modern age, these hours could be used for work, entertainment, and more! In the primitive times, we could…

What is the difference between bacteria and viruses?

Among the first things we learn about the nature of our world is that people tend to get “sick”, where you or friends and family get a cold, get tired and weak. It seems to happen out of nowhere and with no cause. But why? When I got a little older, I found a pattern…

Meteor Showers coming up in 2018

Is it just me or has 2018 flown by in the blink of an eye? The leaves are almost all off the trees and pretty much everyone is trying to ignore the fact that the season’s first snow will be here any day now! Don’t let the weather keep you stowed away in your homes,…

Why do Leaves Change Colour During Fall?

It is the wonderful season of Autumn, also known as Fall here in the northern hemisphere and the colours are coming in breathtakingly in Southern Ontario. Have you taken a weekend to go out with friends and family to check out the fiery oranges, reds, and yellows our local trees have to offer? Like many…

My Mobile Identity

One of the most predictable parts of my day (and most other people’s) is that I know I will carry my phone and use it multiple times throughout. Over the past decade, our phones have become an inseparable part of our daily lives and I thought it would be a fun analysis to investigate my…

Ethics for a Blogger

Social media gained power from the sheer number of channels it opened for a range of people and entities and it is why I believe it has had the opportunity to grow and evolve from our society. While it worked to connect people across distances in real time, it also presented itself as a second…

Hello From the Garden | 2017

It’s almost the start of summer and this means that grocery stores are ready with fresh soil and fertilizers to plant flowers and veggies for the summer! I’m excited to say that the summer of 2017 will be my 6th summer of planting in my yard. I first began planting in 2012 when we grew…