Empire Burlesque

Empire Burlesque

Just gonna say it: Empire Burlesque is a solid album. Sure, it is no Blood on the Tracks or Highway 61 but it is solid. I had it on this morning as I headed out for the run I needed to get in before yet another big day. Jamie is spending Sunday with me and I have to...
Saturday Morning

Saturday Morning

Cécile is working all day today but there’s a bunch of work for me to do, too. I had to fit in the weekly supermarket shopping before 11am, I had to prepare some lunch after that, then try and get all the cleaning done before we head out to IKEA at 3pm for the...
Dentist Day

Dentist Day

Call it Dentist Day. Today was a day with a dental surgery – hopefully the last in a long series – scheduled for 10:30am. As it was right in the middle of the morning I had to take at least half a day off work, and knowing what the surgery has been like, I...
Kicking My Own Ass

Kicking My Own Ass

I ate at my desk today and then had a late conference call in the evening so I wasn’t able to make time for exercise until after 6pm. Luckily, though, this was perfect timing for me to hit the gym (I am enjoying this, as you can tell) and try out my first ever...
Enjoying the Elliptical

Enjoying the Elliptical

By the time I got home yesterday I was feeling terrible. I pretty much felt dead inside and even if I ate a real dinner, I didn’t feel much better afterwards. I spent the night lying half asleep on the couch before finally making it to bed and falling asleep...