It’s July 1, 2016 and I have one more month until I leave for my trip to Japan. One of the motivating factors for this trip is to climb Mount Fuji. To get in shape for this trip I have lost about 10 pounds, done crossfit 3x per week, hiked up and down Blue Hills … Continue reading Lyme Disease Part I, my life is about to change!
On June 1, 2016 I purchased a rather expensive window AC unit because we wanted to replace our old one with something quieter for the bedroom. It took about 2 weeks to get the unit and in the mean time the temperatures in MA were cool enough we really didn’t need it. When I finally … Continue reading What a waste, just throw it away….NOT
I thought it would be cool to re-build a Concept 2 Model A Rowing Machine. In my previous blog I think I got across the scope of this project. Well, this blog will address the completed project and include illustrations of what I did! My objective was not to bring this erg back to its … Continue reading Concept 2 Model A Completed
The Concept 2 company started in 1976. So in 2016 they are celebrating their 40th Anniversary. To celebrate along with them, I decided to rebuild a Model A rowing machine that I recently picked up for “a song” Several years ago, I started doing Crossfit. Since I split my time between 2 locations, from October … Continue reading Concept 2 Celebrates their 40th Anniversary
I just watched a National Geographic show about “eyes” and how they differ in insects, birds of prey, etc. It was a very interesting show and discussed how stereo vision works and many other aspects that I found fascinating. So, after that show, I decided to take a picture of my eye. Yes, I have … Continue reading Olympus TG4 is a fun, versatile camera!
I was just thinking of that saying as I thought thats how it used to be growing up in Massachusetts. Winter weather could be quite severe in early March, but by the end of the month we were looking at spring like conditions. In Arizona it has already hit 90 degrees, but I think … Continue reading March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb
It is already February 1, 2016! So far I have taken a picture every day of the year. That is at least one picture. Some days it may not have been anything significant, but I can tell that I am developing the habit of taking at least one new picture every day. I am … Continue reading One month down, 11 more to go!