Monthly Archives: June 2011

A day of lessons learned

Lesson 1: While blog surfing today I came across an explanation by the mythical El Senor Runner on dew point and how it relates to running. I must say I was fascinated. I have never had any clue what it … Continue reading

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Reflections of life in the land of surfboards …

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Why is there no Texas Journal of Medicine?

A new study in the New England Journal of Medicine features a study of long-range food intake and its effect on weight gain/loss. The study involved 120,000 people measured at four-year intervals over 20 years. The results: 4-year weight change … Continue reading

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just another morning conversation, part 6

Mo: I’m thinking I won’t be cooking any tentacles anytime soon. Me: Testicles? Mo: Um, yeah. That too. I’m just swearing off eggs completely.

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not being able to hear well is fun!

Mo: Do you like celery? Me: In my eggs? No. Mo: I said strawberry. Me: In my eggs? No. I’m glad we don’t own a chainsaw. I could end up in my eggs.

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just another morning conversation, part 5

Mo: I made you some eggs. Me: Are those tomatoes? You know I don’t like tomatoes. Mo: I didn’t know you didn’t like them in eggs. I’m looking forward to my cat poop linguini for lunch …

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and not once did they play a song featuring Bernadette Peters on the trumpet

We’re driving back from San Angelo after a combo Mother’s Day/Father’s Day combo visit. It’s late. The first four hours aren’t so bad, but then darkness and fatigue begin to sink in. The interstate stretches out forever in a foreboding … Continue reading

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