I actually had a good car shopping experience, which I have to say is a first. "Irony" is the word to describe the drive to the mini dealer. For many years I have dreamed of owning 2 cars. A VW beetle and a Mini. I have never had a craving for a sports car … Continue reading That wasn’t so bad…
Hey everyone, sorry for the long hiatus. Was off in Bermuda for a few weeks checking out the Americas Cup Racing - all the pictures are over on other blog The Canadian Loon. Since getting back it's been trying to get the spring time chores done, get back into the work mode and shop … Continue reading Car Shopping is Stressful!
I'm currently in Bermuda facing amazing weather and wonderful scenery and with great people. So nothing to rant about 🙂 So just dropping by here to let everyone know that I will be posting lots of photos over on the other blog of my happenings in Bermuda. Be sure to check it … Continue reading No Rants
The title should actually be "Mid-Life Crisis Car or Responsible Adult Car" 🙂 Just as an update on the VW situation, I had lots of questions by friends about the entire mess. One of the things I left out was the buyback with trade-in option. Yes this would allow me to save about 2k … Continue reading Practical or Fun?
As are a lot of people in Canada who own a VW TDI. Warning: Long rant ahead with boring mathematics. In July 2014 I traded in my RAV4 for a brand new 2014 VW Golf Wagon TDI I did this for a variety of reasons, I wanted a lower roof line to make it easier … Continue reading Feeling Fucked by VW
Every now and then I stumble across something on facebook that actually catches my attention and today it was Neil deGrasse Tyson. A few years ago I had seen Neil here and there on TV but he never caught my attention until I watched the show Cosmos that aired on Fox for 1 year … Continue reading Lets just deny science.
Spring has finally found us here in the Ottawa region and now suddenly it seems like everything is a rush to get so many chores done that have been sitting all winter. Spring is so short here that I try and get everything done before summer hits. For those who have never been to Ottawa, … Continue reading Spring!