Awesome ’80s 5k Run

Another month, another 5k in the books! I ran the inaugural Awesome ‘80s Run on Saturday in beautiful Pasadena, California or more to the point, the Rose Bowl loop. I had contemplated long and hard about doing this one or the Conquer the Bridge event since I’m not exactly made of money and must choose … Continue reading Awesome ’80s 5k Run

I Got a Wii Fit!

I'm a Wiik (ha!) late to the party, but I got my Wii Fit at Target this morning! Watch for an interesting follow-up later today. UPDATE 7 p.m.: My experience at Target when purchasing my Wii Fit is about as interesting as anything. I arrived a bit before their 8 a.m. opening time where the … Continue reading I Got a Wii Fit!

The Vegas Trip

The title of tonight's post should summarize everything. We left Wednesday night at around 6:45 p.m., drove non-stop through the desert, and arrived in Las Vegas at about 10:30 p.m. Considering we drove 70 MPH maximum, that was pretty good time. Once we got there, however, it was the usual Las Vegas Ritual that included … Continue reading The Vegas Trip


As a way to reward myself once again for making progress in dropping more weight, I went to Target today and purchased a new bathroom scale. And it's pretty deluxe. Not only does it give you your weight (duh) but also BMI, body fat and body water percentages, and bone mass. All of those are … Continue reading Rewarding

Gah, This Sucks

While going from the Blue Line to the Green Line train today, I checked to make sure I had my ID holder which contains my monthly train pass, business card, and access keys to the building. Before I approached the escalator I glanced down and yep, the ID holder was there. I tugged on it … Continue reading Gah, This Sucks