Monthly Archives: April 2013

Nobody Knows the Trouble I’m In


This scene is very familiar to me.  We have a new dog, Bo Bo.  Bo Bo is a yellow lab who is ten months old.  I often come home to lots of chewed up stuff. If Bo Bo needed any … Continue reading

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No, not that kind of whistle blower!


I admit it.  I watch way too many English Premier League football matches.  English referee Howard Webb is a very accomplished referee, having taken charge of the 2010 World Cup Final between Holland and Spain. I am not sure what … Continue reading

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Low hanging fruit


Growing up, my family was never big on pies.  My mum was not much of a baker.  But when I got married, I married into a pie family.  The Bernoskis love pies, especially apple pies.  Apples are a big deal … Continue reading

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Another gift from our friends in the Middle Kingdom


I read a great book on Chinese manufacturing last year.  It’s titled Poorly Made in China, An Insider’s Account of the China Production Game and was written by Paul Midler.  Paul’s book details how Chinese manufacturing firms shave costs in production … Continue reading

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