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I Like Who I Am When I …

David Cain made a post today on Raptitude.com that really struck with me: She said that for years, a colleague of hers (Peter Gzowski?) insisted on making frequent trips to a remote cabin up North, where he spent the time chopping wood, reading books and walking with his dogs. When she asked him why this […]

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Bist du bei mir

Dr. Michael Tunnell, trumpet professor at University of Louisville, passed away recently. Several of his former students performed this at his funeral: He was the kind of teacher that could make anyone wish they played trumpet.

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Fit

I’ve had Google Fit on my phone since upgrading to Android 5. I’ve used pedometers before, but for whatever reason I never was very consistent with checking them. Wearing? Not a problem. Actually learning or tracking anything? Problem. Google Fit excels where I had previously failed. I find myself constantly checking the Android app and […]

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Thanksgiving Weekend

Had good times this Thanksgiving holiday. Got to see my parents, and my sister’s family, whom I rarely see. Snapped a few pictures.

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Married Life is Weird

Wife: So you think it’s just two guys on the internet? Me: I know it’s two guys on the internet. Wife: You don’t think it’s Gary Oldman? Me: I know it’s not Gary Oldman. Wife: That’s sad.

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Tabletop Season 3 Premiers Tomorrow

I could not be more excited about tomorrow. I finally get to repeat jokes funnier than my own while we play Stone Age.

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Election Day

I voted! I also had a lovely walk.

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Halloween 2014

Rather than attending a huge party, we have a few friends coming over and I’ve pulled out our scariest board games. I don’t even need a costume. Best Halloween ever? Update: I also ended up making a kick-ass cheese plate. It’s okay to drool. From 12 o’ clock clockwise this is Toscana, ButterKäse, Rustica Alle […]

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Bike to Work

It was glorious weather today in Louisville. As such, I decided to bike to my coffee shop of choice for work this morning. I had such a good time, I was reminded of my favorite advice on YouTube.

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The Last Five Years

Which person’s story do you sympathize with most? That’s the question Actors Theatre of Louisville is asking the audience of The Last Five Years. Amber’s mother has season tickets for Actors, but she gave us these at the last minute since she had an early morning on Saturday. It was unique experience for us as newlyweds. The musical […]