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Bad Start to the New Year

January 6th, 2015
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Ugh. It’s been a suck week to start 2015


I get a COOKIE!

September 22nd, 2009
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Been on a strict no sugar/starch diet ( aka South Beach Diet, Phase One ) for the past two weeks. Been looking forward to my first taste of real sugar about 3 hours after starting Phase One. Normally, cookies are not a part of Phase 2, but as the cookie is a Kashi TLC Oatmeal […]

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Breaking Away Part 37 – The Return To The Road

May 15th, 2009
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While waiting for the detailers to finish giving my car a good twice over, I found a Bicycle Store within walking distance. Yay for free Wi-Fi! Anyway, I bought a new bare-bones TREK bike for $330 inc. tax. Rode it home and back to the detailers (about 4 miles round rip), reveling in the freedom […]

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December 5th, 2008
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Since I need to write this down, here it is: NO NUTS! Acceptable: any amount of Smooth Peanut Butter ~1 tablespoon of Nutella a few nuts, of the varieties: Macadamia, roasted Cashew, roasted Pecan, roasted/candied Otherwise there are extreme consequences.

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On Bill Maher and Being Violently Ill

May 8th, 2008
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My decision to road-trip to Melbourne, FL means that I’ve just finished puking my guts out a little before midnight. !?!?!? Let’s rewind a bit. A few weeks ago I was in the middle of planning my ‘vacation’ (see here). A good friend, also one I share some basic political / religious views with, says […]

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Living Room Renovation (Stage 1)

April 27th, 2008
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Most renovations start with the ceiling and work down from there. Ours is starting from the floor and working up from there. A real problem in renovating a space that is used to connect the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms, and the front door as well as housing the shrine, is that it is used extensively through […]

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The Truly Crappy Day (was ‘Garrett is as Garrett Does’)

October 17th, 1999
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WARNING: Contains mature language and graphic descriptions of injuries Hurricane Irene kinda snuck up on me. I didn’t hear about it until Friday morning. So after work on Friday, I made sure I had the supplies from Hurricane Floyd handy and set about not worrying. Saturday morning came and went.

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