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blogging British Columbia Work

Ageism and Automattic

About a week ago I read an article on age and the workplace that was a bit chilling. It linked to a study, which shows that in the tech industry 43% of employees worry about losing their job due to their age The thought was sobering. Downright sad. And scary. What really gets me about all […]

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Family travel

Another Son Heads to Utah

Aaaaah, the call of the mountains. CJ and Lauren raved about life out west so much that Zeb decided to give it a try. On Wednesday he headed out to work at Deer Valley (where CJ is a ski instructor, and Lauren works with housing). I’m proud of his willingness to venture away from the […]

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Wordpress Work

Becoming a Happiness Engineer

It was just about a year ago when my world was completely rocked. In an ironic quirk of fate, I found my dream job in technology while crashing a website. How (not) cool is that? Background For almost 20 years I worked from home as a freelance writer, specializing in children’s media. Then a friend […]