Big Foot Lives

no retreat, no withdrawl March 12, 2018

A short time ago Scotia Bank put up a new location in my neighbourhood. I am not a customer of Scotia, but I sincerely appreciated the fact that an empty dilipitated location was filled with a new business. I hoped it was good for their business and customers, and it definitely was nice to see […]

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Can’t Mess It Up

worse than fish slime February 6, 2018

“Can’t Mess It up!” this product proudly proclaims. How sad is it that we live in the 21st century and still have a problem with cooking fish. Leaving that rumination aside for you to contemplate, I believe the producers of this product have ironically already deeply and profoundly f***ed this up before you even get […]

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Le Shat

here kitty kitty January 16, 2018

A name carries a lot, whether for a person, a place or a product. Lots of things can get get lost in translations, and sometimes even if there isn’t any translation at all when moving into a new market, things can get confused. Canadian Tire tried to move into the U.S. and failed largely because […]

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Pet Cemetery

eat out, eat fresh December 30, 2017

Looks like Tim Hortons is doing a drive to collect pets. Probably for their sausage biscuits. Keep an eye on your pet!

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Brown Sauce

welcome to sauce town November 9, 2017

I don’t usually judge people too much on their gustatory habits; we all eat some things we know we shouldn’t at least some of the time. This display in a local 7-11 really gave me pause…. look at all the brown! Nothing green or red or leafy at all. Probably doesn’t look too much different […]

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