Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Purchasing High

It is so nice to have that nice new thing to bring home. Like a new car. The paint is flawless, the interior smells “new”, and everything in the car is in tip top working order. You feel proud knowing … Continue reading

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Week 2

Week 2 is upon us! I do not expect any huge gains in weight at all for a while. I have been eating horribly, but working on making better decisions. I did pizza and wings one night. I am sure … Continue reading

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Winter Cycling – Clothing

Commuting by bike is great, even in the winter. Especially in the winter! You can always layer up to stay warm. Remember the summer? To battle those scorching temperatures, you can only remove so much clothing before you are arrested. … Continue reading

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Week 1

This is what I am planning on doing with my blog. I will try to simply document my changes I am making every week. I will talk about the changes I am making, the improvements I feel, and I will … Continue reading

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UGH

So, that makes two days in a row with yoga sessions of over 40-minutes each. Am I dying? My back sure feels like it. I AM SORE. Excellent news! I am rather sick, am I not? hahahahahaha Soreness in my … Continue reading

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Working out

I am well overdue for workouts. I have been a sloth for the past few months. No runs, no bike rides, nothing. I have been active in that I work around the house, installed a garage door opener for my … Continue reading

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It is time again

For the last few years, I have participated in the BP MS 150 ride from Houston to Austin, Texas. It is about a 180-mile journey. Why they call it the 150, I have no clue. Regardless, the ride is an … Continue reading

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Enjoy the cool air

It is winter in my part of the world. You may be in a region where it is summer. In that case, you are lucky. However, there are times that nothing beats a cool breeze in your face. Like when … Continue reading

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Conserving resources

Conservation. It is the word of the age. Well, that and green. I guess it is about time that we have so many people on this planet where we really need to stop wasting resources. Recycling is practically a standard … Continue reading

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Starting off on the new year

I had this HUGE post typed up talking about not focusing on ourselves as a resolution, but concentrating on stuff that benefited others. It was really long, really deep, and did I mention it was really long? If you think … Continue reading

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