Category Archives: Personal

A Journey to a Healthy Lifestyle

I never particularly cared about dieting, my weight, or my health in general as I grew up.  I had some foggy concept that I wasn’t really in shape, but not that I was particularly unhealthy.  “I feel fine!” I would … Continue reading

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Foam in a glass: an empty keg and the road to an improved keggerator

The other day a terrible thing happened to me. With a sputter and puff of foamy frothy liquid, followed by the raspy hiss of it’s last breath… my keg ran dry.  While part of me always recognized this to be … Continue reading

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Tour de Cure

A few days ago I wrote about my schedule for the upcoming cycling season and how I’m tackling three major events (100 or more miles) mixed in with several smaller events. This is an ambitious schedule as a 100 mile … Continue reading

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Why I Ride (and Run)

I’ve been asked a few times recently why I’m a cyclist. The question was meant to be asking what got me started (not “why would you do something like that?!”),  but it got me thinking about what caused me to … Continue reading

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Cycling: The Year Ahead

It’s been roughly two years since I bought my road bike.  When I bought it I had some sense that it would be a gateway to the next level of riding, but I didn’t quite grasp exactly what that really … Continue reading

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