Of Mice And Men

My post on April 19th, entitled "A Full Slate," went over in fine detail my plans for this week. I'm taking a moment to update the entire post because, well, the best laid plans of mice and men... Everything in italics and green are the original plans; clusterfucks are in red italics and the new … Continue reading Of Mice And Men

That’s Me?

Some curious Web surfer searched for "big john's beans and fixin's" and came across ye olde blog. And I cripes, have to admit I'm quite embarrassed. Check out this image from June 2005 (and ignore my old URL): Ahem. I'm pleased to say that's nowhere near I am today as is evident by this photo, … Continue reading That’s Me?


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