Clarus Vended: 8 Lessons from finally shuttering my college business

This morning, I finally got rid of the last vending machine I had–shutting down my business for better or for worse. It’s one of those time that you know is coming, but didn’t quite see it happening so quickly. Kinda like college graduation or buying a Prius (pronounced PRY-us). I’ve had Clarus Vending active for…

Learning 3 languages was a way for me to come to TERMS with bilingualism

It’s getting to the point where I can say I speak five languages. And after learning them I have to say, Bilingualism is a good thing. In the past, the prevailing myth about bilingualism is that it retarded linguistic growth in children and kept them from learning other, “more important” lessons they needed to learn….

Living with passion

Those who know me know that I have 0% respect for the Toyota Prius as a private vehicle. They also know that the only reason it’s 0% is because negative percentages begin to verge on destruction of property. I don’t want to rid the world of Priuses (pronounced PRY-uses, not PREE-uses), they just make me…