The battle with losing 20 lbs before my next Doctor’s visit continues! I’ve been doing real well sticking to my healthier eating style. (Aside from the necessary trip to Deviant Donuts – totally worth it.) The plan continues to be to change up the style of how I’ve been eating. Cut back on carbs, no sweets, smaller portions. Instead of a tuna grinder for lunch, … Continue reading Trying To Eat “Right” … At A Sports Bar
I just saw on Facebook that Huey Lewis has lost his hearing. According to the post: Although I can still hear a little, one on one, and on the phone, I can’t hear music well enough to sing. The lower frequencies distort violently making it impossible to ﬁnd pitch. I’ve been to the House Ear Institute, the Stanford Ear Institute, and the Mayo Clinic, hoping … Continue reading Sorry to Hear About Huey Lewis!
On my diet – I cheated on my diet! Calm down! Sheesh! It’s been 3 weeks since the annual trip to the doctor I told you all about in my last post. The dreaded “you need to lose weight” conversation. I’ve been so good. I’ve pretty much cut all sweets and carbs out of my diet. And it has not been easy. Let’s go back … Continue reading I Cheated And It Felt Great!
When we had our first kid, it was time to start taking care of myself a little better. That meant that it was time to get an annual physical. Being in my 40s made it even more important. I hated doctors. They would take my blood pressure, temperature and bang my knee with a rubber hammer. Then, just as it would be seemingly over, I’d … Continue reading Getting (a) Physical – The Battle of the Bulge Begins
A few days ago, we posted some fun Pixar vs Disney animated movie brackets – done March Madness style – on our Facebook and Instagram pages. Now, we can’t take credit for the creation of these brackets. My 20 year old niece sent it to me. We have a history of going to see Pixar movies together. I wish I could credit the creator – … Continue reading March Madness – Disney & Pixar Brackets
“You learn something new every day.” Time for this week’s installment of things that I learned. Let’s get to sharing! Getting Older Means Caring Less About Looking Cool I’ve always worn Nikes. ALWAYS! Needed sneakers – BOOM – Nikes. The same size for year and years. However, it was pointed out to me that as I was talking a walk with the family, that my … Continue reading What Did I Learn This Week? – #4 – February 19, 2018
In case you missed it over the past several weeks, we have been sharing stories that can help a guy out on Valentine’s Day. Today IS Valentine’s Day – but you still have time! 🙂 Click the banners below to read each story and have a great Valentine’s Day! A purr-fect Valentine’s Day gift from ThinkGeek for your significant other or your kids! Want to … Continue reading The Complete Modern Man Valentine’s Day Tips Guide