Tax Sales

Over the past year I’ve been experimenting with tax sales. I’ve bought 3 pieces of vacant land now and the sale of the first property just closed last week with an ROI of 54.35% in one year. If I had been smarter about it, the ROI would have been close to 200% but I’m a […]

Intelligence

Over the past few years, there have been huge advancements in our understanding of what intelligence is. Discoveries have happened at both the micro level – the smallest possible scale studying the individual components of a mind – and on the macro level – large scale intelligence composed of multiple living organisms. The micro level […]

El Bulli Hotel

El Bulli is a restaurant located outside of Barcelona that is consistently ranked as one of the top 3 restaurants in the world.  I wasn’t able to get a reservation at El Bulli. However, just outside of Seville is the El Bulli Hotel (http://www.elbullihotel.com/benazuzaweb_eng.html) which has a restaurant that serves the all time best dishes […]

Updated Online Brokerage Comparison

I decided to do an updated online stock broker comparison. Questrade still comes out on top but TD Ameritrade is really starting to get it’s act together.

Bacon Explosion

A few months back the boys got together and we decided to try making a Bacon Explosion. We did two, one in the oven and one on a charcoal BBQ. Both turned out great. Here are the pictures.