The mountains are calling our name…

August 15, 2006

Here is the site where the pictures are going to go:


Bought the tickets…

August 14, 2006

The sabbatical planning is ongoing quite well. We bought the South America flights last night and then today got a confirmation on the Inca Trail from

Except they only accept the deposit by Western Union because of some credit card fraud problems in peru, so I still have to pay the deposit at a MoneyMart (they are a WesternUnion depot). I don’t think I’ve been in a money mart before. Maybe I should go for a payday loan at the same time. The commecials say it is so very, very easy…

Could you translate those mottoes?

July 31, 2006

The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery 

RCA Flag 

Ubique => Everywhere

Quo fas et gloria ducunt => Whither right and glory lead

Why do we do it?

July 31, 2006

Because, when the government decides our troops are needed; someone has to give them the best kit possible.

Regardless of whether or not you believe in the mission, you have to think that the soldiers deserve everything possible from us in support…