Day 14: Speed Reading

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in 30DayNips, Blog | No Comments

Why it interests me: First of all, I want to say that I am NOT a fan of reading. The knowledge and entertainment I would get is nice however I don’t like the consumption (reading) part. This is where speed reading comes into play. Wouldn’t it be nice to increase your speed of reading (and ...

Day 13: Life Drawing

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Why it interests me: In year of design school at OCAD mixes courses from different faculties (art and design) for students to take. As a primarily design oriented student, I ended up in a few mandatory drawing classes and now and then, there would be live drawing. It certainly took me out of my comfort ...

Day 12: Bowling

Posted by on Jul 6, 2014 in 30DayNips, Blog | No Comments

Why it interests me: Every now and then you end up in a situation where your friend group want to go to a bowling hall and you see that one guy that curves the ball with great speed and gets consistent strikes. Well being that guy would be awesome :D Price + Equipment: Joining a ...

Day 11: Swimming

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Why it interests me: I am quite bad at swimming… and that’s one of my motivations to get better! I can swim for a couple of minutes consistently and float on my back but other than that, technique and stamina is FAR from any good. Since it’s a life skill that I really should get ...

Day 10: Baseball

Posted by on Jul 4, 2014 in 30DayNips, Blog | No Comments

Why it interests me: I tried playing baseball in High School just to get out of the “racket sports” trend that I had. During the second or so tryout meet, we did some batting practice and I pulled my neck so badly that I couldn’t keep on going… Fast forward a few years and I ...