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That Expensive Cup of Coffee

I need to try and be more frugal, I think.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m not one of those people who spends $5 every day on coffee on the way to work, although on a related note, they did just

Close To My Target Weight

I think this year is going to be the year that I get back in shape.  If you remember my post from before where I mentioned that I got interested in running because of my cousin, you’ll that it’s already

I’m Not a Hoarder!

I have been pretty much been online for 7 hours straight now and I don’t see myself getting offline anytime soon. I did a bunch of much needed shopping earlier this morning and got a bunch of things that I

A Rare Opportunity

Remember how I was talking about random things happening before, well another one has happened: it turns out I’m going to Indonesia!  I have a friend who lives there, and he’s turning 30 and throwing a huge party, so he

Time For Some New Shoes

It’s funny how small things can have a big impact on your life.  For example, about a year ago, my cousin came to visit.  He actually wasn’t originally planning on visiting, but he happened to be in the neighborhood on

Reply From Another Reader

Apparently “At the Bar” was a popular topic.  Another person sent in some advice for going out alone: Something that didn’t get mentioned is the importance of social momentum when going out alone. I spent many nights going out alone

Reply From a Reader

In response to the post “At the Bar,” a reader sent in this advice for going out alone: The secret to going out alone is to befriend and talk to the bartender first. When I used to go solo to

At The Bar

Last week I went to the bar for open mic night in the middle of downtown. Dress pants, shirt – I look good, meet up with some friends there. I’m relaxing with my friends, playing Chess with my buddy and