Monthly Archives: August 2004

Random Thoughts for a Random Day My house is clean and tidy, the result from the torrential rainfall we had yesterday and me with out a car and only my bike. The windows on the second floor are open and … Continue reading

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Citius, Altius, Fortius The Olympics ended yesterday, and as I struggled to stay awake during the closing ceremony, I told Tay to make sure I wasn’t asleep when they extinguished the flame. 10,500 athletes competed from over 200 countries and … Continue reading

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That’s the Canadian Spirit… So last night, Canadian cyclist Lori-Ann Muenzer won a gold medal and then Alexandre Despatie missed one of his dives, dropped out of medal contention and then battled back to win a silver medal for team … Continue reading

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Gah. I had just finished typing out a somewhat lengthy account of the past few days only to somehow end up deleting it all. Arggggh. This is what I had mostly blogged about – More judging controversy surrounding Hamm. Long … Continue reading

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It’s less than three weeks until my birthday and already, I’m planning (or scheming!!) how to celebrate. Already I am being asked what I would like for my birthday, so I’ve taken that slight nudge and gone ahead and created … Continue reading

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“We came into this meet as a team and we’re going to leave as a team.” I just finished watching an interview with Michael Phelps on NBC, discussing his decision to relinquish his position in tomorrow night’s 4x100m medley relay … Continue reading

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The Olympics are wreaking havoc in my life. Monday night I stayed up until after one watching Olympic coverage – and then was too wound up to sleep after I went to bed. Plus I didn’t set my alarm properly, … Continue reading

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