Category: Life

Why ‘practice makes perfect’ is BS

We’ve all heard it before. Many times. The phrase ‘practice makes perfect’. The notion that if you practice something enough, you will eventually be able to do it perfectly. Become an expert, a genius, a star. What BS. Since the mid-1500s, iterations of the phrase ‘practice makes perfect’ have been uttered by all sorts of people, some famous, others not...

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Generation X – Please be seated for your midlife crisis

Generation X followed that of the Baby Boomers and preceded the Millennials. It’s our time for a mid-life crisis. By no means, it is an exclusive club. Almost all of us will experience it in some form. Research suggests that men are more likely to experience it, but no-one is immune. Symptoms vary. Yours may be different, but here are...

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25 Lessons learned from my first 50 years

Colonoscopies are painless, nothing to be worried about, and very important to your health. If you’re over 50, make sure you do your initial bowel screening test and follow up with regular checks with your doctor or specialist. Prescription medicine can cure a lot of ailments. It can also help with things you might not have expected when you were...

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