#GoTheDist 4.1

      1 Comment on #GoTheDist 4.1

While I finished the month strong-ish, it wasn’t quite enough to hit my September goals.   292,984 steps walked 120.4 miles walked If I’d realized I was that close I’d… Read more »

Q3 update: Alphabet Soup reading challenge:

      No Comments on Q3 update: Alphabet Soup reading challenge:

77 books read so far in 2015. Could 100 really happen? 21 in Q3 and I’m currently in the middle of 3 so very possible. 35 unfinished puts me over… Read more »

GoTheDist 2015: Q3

      1 Comment on GoTheDist 2015: Q3

How on earth is it already October?!? How have I still not finished the photos from my trip? Despite some amazing steps while exploring the National Parks, September was the… Read more »

Southwest Day 2: Cortez to Taos

      No Comments on Southwest Day 2: Cortez to Taos

Ahh mountain air. Crisp, cool and slightly damp mountain air. Such a nice change from Swamp York City. My hotel in Cortez was only minutes from Mesa Verde so after… Read more »

Exploring the South West: Day 1

      1 Comment on Exploring the South West: Day 1

1,297 photos, keeping 1,142 and 2.4GB of photos. Oh visiting a beautiful place.  This trip came about partially on a whim, partially driven by books.  There was a Jet Blue… Read more »

50 before 50

      No Comments on 50 before 50

Have I seriously never posted about the 50 before 50 aka visit all fifty states before I turn 50 challenge? Maybe because as of last year, I didn’t think it… Read more »

sometimes, not making goal is OK

      1 Comment on sometimes, not making goal is OK

about that 333,333K July step goal and second attempt at one million steps? Not happening. And that’s not my usual pessimism speaking either.  I realized it back in July but… Read more »

Review: Orange is the New Black

      2 Comments on Review: Orange is the New Black

The 63rd book I finished this year was certainly among the most intriguing. I never had much interest in the show of the same name, and only added the book… Read more »

Review: Daniel Silva’s The English Spy

      No Comments on Review: Daniel Silva’s The English Spy

AKA, Daniel Silva, you make me absolutely crazy but I love every word you write. Oddly, this is the first one in a few books where I’ve read the book… Read more »

Q2 update: 2015 Alphabet Soup Reading Challenge

I fell off on my challenge updating, but as I briefly noted earlier, I’ve read 56 books this year. Together with the 23 I didn’t finish (or saved for later… Read more »