October 29, 2014
Being laid up with an injured foot means lots of time sitting around. A few days ago I took advantage of my being unable to walk around and drew a maze. Check it out:
The goal is to connect the two orange leaves. Yes, I know, leaves are Read the rest of this entry »
October 27, 2014
How was your weekend? I spent most of mine in bed or on my couch. I had to, because I woke up on Friday with unbearable pain in my foot.
My left foot looks completely normal, right? There’s no swelling, redness, or bruising. And yet as soon as I Read the rest of this entry »
October 24, 2014
I first tried turnip fries at a party my friends Heidi and Tom threw a few years ago.
I don’t think you’d Read the rest of this entry »
October 23, 2014
Lots of little updates today. I’m gonna talk about exercising, my goals, stair climbing, and more. I even have a malicious molasses update, so why dilly-dally? Let’s get started! Read the rest of this entry »
October 21, 2014
I faced one of my fears, guys, and I lived to tell about it. It’s probably one of the sillier fears you’ll hear about, but I’m not ashamed. I was afraid of molasses.
It’s simple: Molasses can kill you. And I’m not talking about calories or diabetes or unhealthy living. I’m talking about drowning. Yes, drowning. Read the rest of this entry »
October 17, 2014
I was looking for a protein-rich dinner idea the other night, and my eyeballs fell upon a big bag of shrimp in my freezer. Shrimp are a great source of lean protein, and I love them, and they cook super quickly. Then a new question arose: what would I eat with my shrimp? I started rooting through my cupboard looking for ideas when I came across something I forgot I had: Read the rest of this entry »
October 15, 2014
I love when packages get delivered – it’s always so exciting to open the box and see what’s inside. I recently received an enormous delivery – some of the biggest boxes I’ve ever seen!
Wanna know what’s inside? Keep reading. Read the rest of this entry »
October 13, 2014
I went for a great run over the weekend. And I had an awesome running partner:
I actually had two running partners: Read the rest of this entry »
October 10, 2014
It’s been a few months since our game of “What’s In The Crockpot” (check out Part 11 here). Are you ready to play?
WHAT’S IN THE CROCKPOT?
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October 9, 2014
Problem: I have stair races coming up in a few weeks, starting with a climb to the 103rd floor of the Willis (formerly Sears) Tower in Chicago. I haven’t been in a stairwell since my last race, at the US Bank Tower, a few weeks ago. I need to train!
Solution: Time to find a skyscraper to train in! The other night, I did just that.
This is the Read the rest of this entry »