Monthly Archives: February 2012

Adventures in Haircuts

I finally got a haircut today after several months of shagginess. I am not really big on haircuts as you might surmise, maybe its a male thing or just a laziness thing or just simply, a thing. In any case, … Continue reading

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Running…again…sort of

I attempted a run today – almost 8 months after knee surgery and it was not brilliant. It is so depressing to be aching after 10-15 minutes when only 16 months ago I was able to run for 3-4h. Argh. … Continue reading

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Random Notes for a Monday

As for TV, I am still trying to catch up on Rescue Me (but I have a LONG way to go) and following Californication S05 and Justified S03 and really enjoying them. I tried a new show yesterday, Hou$e of … Continue reading

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TV Series: Rescue Me S01 – Tommy’s Demons Post-911

I recently heard of the Denis Leary show Rescue Me and despite being a whopping 7 seasons behind, decided to check it out. Despite my initial skepticism that the show would be harping on the whole 9-11 thing (and, of … Continue reading

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Travelling with kids, or, parental stamina

I may not have mentioned our night train coming down for Montgenèvre for our ski vacation. It was a trip during which my son slept in his own bunk, my daughter with my wife, and myself in my own bunk … Continue reading

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News from Sun Village III – all good things come to and end

So, the ski vacation is coming to an end. There is this melancholy that hits me at the end of these vacations. Perhaps it is the sudden drop in adrenalin after 6 days of snowboarding or just the groan of … Continue reading

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It’s rough being a kid

As you can perhaps see if you look right in the middle of this picture, my kid was NOT enjoying the kid’s carnival during our vacation. He willingly went to the evening sessions where they “practiced” their pseudo dance routine … Continue reading

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