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About TIme....

Tuesday, January 21, 2014      4 comments

Can't believe it's been over a year since my last blog entry. So, I guess it's about time for one.... 2013 was rough. I changed jobs, not once but twice, when the 1st firm I went to turned out to be a bunch of F- - -wits who didn't want th... Read more

What a Month....

Thursday, November 15, 2012      5 comments

I do NOT even know where to's been a wild month. Between being on vacation, a spur of the moment trip to Vegas where I won a packet at blackjack, the delivery of my couch after 6 aborted attempts, the hurricane and subsequent snowstor... Read more

A Good Day...

Tuesday, October 02, 2012      4 comments

Although the day started off with a short meeting at the office -- yeah, yeah I know...I'm on vacation! One of my colleagues needed a consult, so I figured I'd swing in, do the consult, have my pre-worout snack and then hit the gym for my run an... Read more

New Month....New Goals

Monday, October 01, 2012      7 comments

So OK. A week or so ago I vowed to forget the scale (well not entirely) and concentrate on measurements. So what happens....I lost 3 lbs this week! Go figure!! Anyway...still focusing on those measurements and of course the starting point is by ... Read more

I Quit!!.....

Wednesday, September 26, 2012      11 comments

Well....OK! I'm not REALLY quitting. Well I am...but not the way y'all think. Ya can't get rid of me that easy! What I AM quitting is being a slave to the bloody scale! In the last 2 months I set very modest weight loss goals. Not more than... Read more

Check This Out...

Friday, September 07, 2012      5 comments

When you feel like there's no adventure in your life... For when you think the challenges you face are unsurmountable...For when you think you've bitten off more than you can chew.... For when you think you're nuts or that you just can't..... ... Read more

You Just Never Know....

Wednesday, September 05, 2012      3 comments

You just never know when one person will post something to their page or blog or what have you that just jump starts your whole motivation. That's what happened to me yesterday. I was minding my own business, checking out my friends' feeds and s... Read more

New Month and New Routines...

Sunday, September 02, 2012      6 comments

I can't believe the summer is over. OK officially there are still three weeks left +/-. But with Labor Day comes a return to reality. No more half-day, dress down Fridays. No more late sunsets. And try finding a pair of shorts in the shops anymo... Read more

The Line and Too Many Choices....

Saturday, August 25, 2012      4 comments

So first off for the last week or so I've been noticing something about my body. It was sonething I'd catch fleeting glimpses of as I'd pass by a window when I was out running last weekend or walking down the street. But as soon as I'd catch tha... Read more

An Ode to Cleats.....

Friday, August 24, 2012      5 comments

WOW!! Now that I've finally sorted the bolts on my cleats, what a difference they make to my biking!! The extra power I'm getting is tremendous. So much so I'm routinely kicking the watts up to 270+ as I go. And it must be paying off! Even if th... Read more

I Just Don't Care.....

Sunday, August 19, 2012      15 comments

Today I stepped way out of my comfort zone and not only did my wogging outside, but also wore shorts. Normally, I'm on the treadmill at the gym (usually during times when there are not a lot of people around) and wearing long work out pants. My ... Read more

A Biking Tale and Other Stuff....

Monday, August 13, 2012      5 comments

So...Saturday I was feeling rather slug like and I realized that I hadn't really done anything physical all day. So at 5PM I hoisted my butt off the couch and headed out on an adventure. You see since I got my beautiful bike, I've been wanting t... Read more

I am ... a Numerico.....

Thursday, August 09, 2012      7 comments

No! It's true!! As an accountant, numbers are my bread and butter, my meat and potatoes!! (Can you tell I've not had dinner yet??) If I've used a passport twice, I have the number memorized. This came in handy when mine was stollen in ... Read more

Personal Dragon....

Sunday, August 05, 2012      7 comments challenge this week was to post a blog about my personal dragon. I've been thinking about it all week and I guess my personal dragon is not eating the ehalthiest mix of food. I may stay within my caolrie range, but a disporportionate num... Read more

A Suprisingly Lovely Lunch.....

Friday, August 03, 2012      2 comments

First a little background..... When I was an auditor my firm approached me to go into QC for a 2 year stint as one of our QC people had left. Anyway...the guy I was working for and I did NOT get on well. We butted heads about everything for the ... Read more

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