Author Archives: Murray Hill

About Murray Hill

I am a Zaida, a Son, a Father and a Friend.

Thinking forward

Britain gets it. The global climate is changing, legislators there recognize it and they have the vision to do something about it. They have recently announced a ban of new diesel and gas engines by 2040. There are also short … Continue reading

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Listening

On average we speak at 225 words per minute. We are capable of hearing 500 words a minute.  I wonder, if we stop trying to make up the difference when people are talking to us, wouldn’t we become better listeners? … Continue reading

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Relationships

When we think of our relationships we typically are having thoughts and feelings about relationships with others. I wonder how much better our relationships with others could be if we first focused on the the one relationship that matters most…..and … Continue reading

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Lobsterfest

From sea to table in Nova Scotia. Fresh doesn’t quite explain how good this meal was!

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Travel tips

There are only two.  1. Bring a real camera 2. Carry it with you at all times 3. Share your experience  4. Learn to count

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Weathering the storm 

Hard to do on the beach of a salty ocean in Nova Scotia, if you’re an old fishing hut!

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The Maritimes

On Canada’s east coast, they are good times. Nova Scotia is drop dead beautiful…see below!

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Atlantic Canada

Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia. Yes the iconic red and white lighthouse is here. I thought I would share a shot that is equally representative of this popular tourist destination, just to be different! 

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Getting away

Tomorrow, I’m doing just that! I will be getting on a plane early in the day and traveling to a part of my country I have never seen. For an entire week I will be with friends I haven’t seen … Continue reading

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Guard rails, speed bumps and yellow lines

These are are physical barriers designed for safety and controlling traffic flow. Typically, they are installed after a road is built.  I wonder why some people choose to install similar types of barriers before relationships get built? When they do, … Continue reading

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