Checkpoint: Cold In August Edition

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So I have a cold in the middle of August which is a bizarre thing. How does one get a cold in the middle of summer? I blame work. Some folks at work had a cold and lo and behold now I have a cold. The dumb thing about this cold is that it slowly crept up on me. It started out as an annoying cough which I mistakenly believed attributed to a hay fever cough. And then it didn’t … Read More

Checkpoint: Leesa Edition

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Those who know me think I’m a bit of an odd ball for ordering so many items off the internet — specifically Amazon. They found it odd that I’ve ordered clothes, furniture, non-perishable groceries, candy, and other “common” items off online retailers. Well now I’ve stepped up my game and ordered a king sized Leesa mattress. My girlfriend and I have been using it for the past couple of weeks and we’re both happy with it. It’s not too soft … Read More

Checkpoint: August Long Weekend 2017 Edition

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This is the first time I’ve visited Toronto. I’m specifically in the Markham and Thornhill area. It’s an eerie place from someone who is not used to seeing Asians sprawled across such a huge area. The very concept of an Asian bakery existing in the middle of an industrial park is foreign to me. I’ve been impressed with what I’ve seen thus far though. My girlfriend’s parents live in a very nice neighbourhood albeit older than I would like. I’ve … Read More

Checkpoint: Minimal Gaming Edition

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While my girlfriend and I are fans of video games, we are not playing nearly as much as when we’re both single. I’m currently watching a Korean drama that’s silly and delivered in a quality that I haven’t witnessed since the mid-2000s. And if we’re not watching something or doing couple activities, then I’m sneaking in an hour of Breath of the Wild or Overwatch here and there. It’s not optimal. If I want more gaming time, then I’m going … Read More

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