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May Mania Day 27
Friday, May 27, 2016      3 comments

Day 26 totals: Steps: 12,928 Flights of stairs climbed: 16 Yesterday was the 100th day in a row of 10,000 or more steps a day, and since April 1st I've been maintaining an 11,000 step minimum. Previously I talked about how I once di... Read more
May Mania Day 26
Thursday, May 26, 2016      6 comments

Last night I was laying in bed and suddenly got up and went into the kitchen. I went to the freezer where there was a gallon of chocolate ice cream left over from Sasha's birthday party 10 days earlier. Olya doesn't like chocolate ice cream (h... Read more
May Mania Day 25
Wednesday, May 25, 2016      6 comments

Day 24: Well it rained in the SW corner of NH on Tuesday so it was sorta quiet on the mania front. Steps: 11,134 Flights of stairs climbed: 16 Day 25 looms large with possibility. What will you do today?... Read more
May Mania Day 24
Tuesday, May 24, 2016      6 comments

Day 23 recap: Sasha and I went for a long walk. Then in the evening a friend came over to stay with him while my wife and I went salsa dan... Read more
May Mania Day 23
Monday, May 23, 2016      3 comments

First, the totals from Day 22: Steps: 16,103 Flights of stairs: 33 Strength Training (upper body) Today: Who knows what lies ahead??? Spark on peeps.... Read more
May Mania Day 22
Sunday, May 22, 2016      6 comments

First a report on Day 21: Steps: 17,830 Flights of stairs climbed: 20 Only 9 days left in May Mania, on to day 22...... Read more
May Mania Day 21
Saturday, May 21, 2016      2 comments

Day 20 Summary: Steps: 15,630 Flights of stairs climbed: 18 Day 21: This morning we went to the Currier Museum in Manchester, NH. This little museum is a hidden gem. This evening I'll be downstairs working out. Here are Sasha ... Read more
May Mania Day 20
Friday, May 20, 2016      3 comments

Recap of Day 19: Steps: 11,926 Flights of stairs climbed: 15 Strength training: some upper body that I didn't have time for the previous day Goals for day 20: more stairs! super strict on logging food! Stay manic!!... Read more
May Moderation?!? (May Mania Day 19)
Thursday, May 19, 2016      4 comments

In yesterday's blog, I talked about how I once had a streak of 100 days where I walked 20,000+ steps a day (including one day over 75,000 steps!). And - in yesterday's blog - I speculated that maybe I should try and break that streak record. ... Read more
May Mania Day 18
Wednesday, May 18, 2016      1 comments

Day 17 summary: Steps: 11,198 Flights of stairs climbed: 16 Day 18 goals. Okay, it's time to take it up a notch. This morning I was looking at some of my old blogs and I noticed one from a few years ago where I was talking about ho... Read more
May Mania Day 17
Tuesday, May 17, 2016      2 comments

Recap of Day 16: Meetings, meetings, meetings. Neuroscience group, followed by Sasha's one-year check-up (3 shots, poor thing), followed by faculty meeting. Aaarrgh! Oh for the "endless days of summer." Still: Steps: 11,760 Fligh... Read more
May Mania Day 16
Monday, May 16, 2016      1 comments

Over 45 people showed up to Sasha's first birthday party! There were acres of cake and mountains of ice cream as well as lots of other decadent treats, but I stuck to the veggie platters and the sparkling water. Sasha didn't have any cake eith... Read more
May Mania Day 15
Sunday, May 15, 2016      2 comments

I've reached the halfway point for May Mania. When I get to the end, I'll post a blog explaining what it was all about. First, a report on day 14: I didn't have much free time but managed to get my minimums in: Steps: 13,019 Fli... Read more
May Mania Day 14
Saturday, May 14, 2016      4 comments

About Day 13: it was ... interesting I knew it would be a tough day going in. My department held their end-of-the-semester retreat and that meant sitting for hours. I knew I wouldn't be able to be manic, I was just hoping I wouldn't lose ... Read more
May Mania Day 13
Friday, May 13, 2016      3 comments

Day 12 wasn't that many steps but a lot of them were stairs: Steps: 11,585 Flights of stairs climbed: 29 Strength training: Lower body and core Today on day thirteen: my end-of-the-year departmental retreat: lot's of sitting with a... Read more

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