On The Cost of Getting Your Driver's License in Canada

I did the full blown driving school and it was a disaster. A chill old guy named Bill ended up teaching me how to drive. And I took the test in Lindsay, Ontario, which I highly recommend. A closed course would freak me right out.

Posted on November 10, 2014 at 11:37 am 0

On Help, I'm Hooked on Battery-Operated Toothbrushes

I've gone from catching shit from my dental hygenist to basking in her praise since I switched to an oral b rechargeable unit. Well worth any cost for me and probably some savings in dental care not covered by my plan.

Posted on June 27, 2014 at 10:59 am 1

On From Botanical Gardens Intern to Anthony Bourdain's Assistant

this is prob. not my place to comment (as a man and a non american) but US maternity leave laws/policies strike me as harsh

Posted on June 26, 2014 at 4:52 pm 1

On A Conversation With a Canadian Who Has Lived in the U.S. for 11 Years and is About to Be Kicked Out

I'm a Canadian who briefly fantasized about going to school in the states. I got as far as requesting, receiving and flipping through a Dartmouth application, then decided not to fill it out because it had too many pages and the application fee was around a quarter of a semester's tuition in Canada.

Posted on August 1, 2013 at 11:26 am 0

On The Carefully Considered MetroCard

Toronto (and presumably Montreal) have a tax credit for monthly passes which confuses the decision making process.

Posted on May 24, 2012 at 2:59 pm 0