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Mike's LA Adventure.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012     

Poor Mike. The son in LA. He lives in Culver City. Not far from Crenshaw ... gangland. He tells me he is having trouble sleeping. All his friend have suggested he see a doctor and get his medical marijuana card. Really??? Yep, it's that eas... Read more
A good time was had by all
Tuesday, October 09, 2012     

There is actually a Spark lesson at the end of the post. I think. My oldest son Dave called me about 5:00 last night. He had two tickets for the playoff game last night. ... Read more
How I got involved with the blind/Visually Impaired Runners
Tuesday, October 09, 2012     

Earlier this year my brother Dave, who is a math and science teacher at the New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired called me and asked me to consider running the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Half Marathon. "They need sighted runners... Read more
Woodrow Wilson Bridge Half Marathon
Sunday, October 07, 2012     

One of the two clocks went off at 4:00. Lucky for me I set two because the second was set at 4:00 PM. I got dressed and out the door at 4:40. A non-eventful drive to Alexandria on the Baltimore Washington Parkway across the Wilson Bridge and I w... Read more
The post for tonight must be kept short.
Saturday, October 06, 2012     

I need to be in Alexandria, VA at 5:30 AM for the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Half Marathon. Holy crap! It's a 50 minute drive from Catonsville, MD. I said I would help out with the blind runners. I said I would and I will. But I bett... Read more
I hate getting old
Friday, October 05, 2012     

My Restless Leg Syndrome was kicking my butt last night. I went to bed so tired I was "falling asleep in my soup." Then I could not get relaxed enough to sleep. I looked at the clock. 11:30. Go to sleep. PLease stop twitching, 12:00. Lay still. ... Read more
A FaceTime call from my son in LA
Thursday, October 04, 2012     

In August I went to LA with my son Mike. He wanted to relocate there for a number of reasons. He believed that if he stayed here, we would never get anywhere. And he wanted to get into acting. He never did drama in High School, but this is what ... Read more
I just realized, I am a clutterbug.
Wednesday, October 03, 2012     

We have discussed our 5 year plan heading toward retirement. We have lived in this house for about 23 years. Within 5 years, we expect to sell this house and move to some place smaller. This house is about 90 years old and is typically big for a... Read more
Sore, but a good sore.
Tuesday, October 02, 2012     

The last couple of times I have worked out with my brother-in-law/trainer, we have pusshed the weight just a little more than I have gotten used to. I don't know if it's the extra weight or if it's the rainy day ... and lots of it today here in ... Read more
You never know until you try it.
Monday, October 01, 2012     

I had needed breakfast and I didn't want egg whites again. I didn't have any prepared oatmeal when I looked in the fridge. But there were blueberries, fat free feta, and some cold leftover quinoa. I thought, well, why not? You never ... Read more
Motivational Poster: Tramp the Last Mile
Sunday, September 30, 2012     

In June 1010, She(WMBO) and I went to Ireland. We went with a close friend who had recently been widowed and her brother, Clare and Tom. Their parents had been born in Ireland, emigrated to the US for a time and repatriated to Ireland before the... Read more
A short follow up to my post from yesterday
Sunday, September 30, 2012     

Yesterday's post: www.sparkpeople.com/mypa
al.asp?blog_id=5080069 For those who missed my point in yesterday's post, I was employing satire. If I offended you, I apologize; that was neve... Read more
If the FDA treated Fast Food as they do Cigarettes ...
Sunday, September 30, 2012     

A friend of mine who is a smoker and a Libertarian was griping about proposed changes to cigarette packaging by the FDA. It seems to come up every year and it seems to get shot down every year and this year was no exception. Apparently some of t... Read more
All I want for Christmas ...
Friday, September 28, 2012     

Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series has announced their 2013 Tour Pass. It allows the runner to select any or all of the 27 North American races for the low, low price of $399. That includes the one in Montreal, Quebec. Considering that I have r... Read more
More Scoop about Poop.
Thursday, September 27, 2012     

About two weeks ago, I posted a blog about an article I read all about poop. Not my poop, but poop in general. ( I love that word because "they" won't let me say sh¡t, unless I use special characters.) Here is the blog: "Finally, some inf... Read more

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