A Day in the Life

So yeah, here’s how the last day has gone. I worked a shift at my regular job on Saturday night, a shift that went from 8 pm to 12 am. The thing about these closing shifts is that much needs to be done before you leave the store for the night and doing such things … Continue reading A Day in the Life

When A Bargain Isn’t A Bargain

People love their bargains and we’re no exception. We’ve used sites like Amazon Local and Groupon to snag some fantastic deals in the past and all of them were handled the way we expected them to be. And the deals are usually comprised of the same formula: get $[retail amount] of merchandise/services/food for $[discounted amount]. … Continue reading When A Bargain Isn’t A Bargain

Blogging 365, Day 69: Coaster Run 10k

Years ago, Uncle Lou gave Anthony some pointers on how to swim and tread water. When he saw that Anthony was having trouble with it, he dropped this piece of advice on him: "A man can do whatever he wants." Naturally, he meant "whatever he wants" in terms of whatever he sets his mind to … Continue reading Blogging 365, Day 69: Coaster Run 10k

Another 5k Done!

I ran the Wet&Wild 5k this morning and it was a fun event. Here are a few pictures. The course. Waiting to start. Yes, I wore my Kings sweater! Hence the name Wet & Wild 5k. If you don't go through the water, you must take the Walk of Shame and your time is not … Continue reading Another 5k Done!

Respect the Van

It took a little wheeling and dealing but the nightmare involving our Ford Escape is now over. And here is the result: That’s right, peeps, we traded it in for a minivan. And we wouldn’t have it any other way. It’s a 2009 Chrysler Town and Country that we purchased from Sunrise Ford which is … Continue reading Respect the Van