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 put a Starbucks in our office, and although they don’t have the full Starbucks menu… Continue reading That Expensive Cup of Coffee
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 a pretty big part of my life. But even though I run regularly now and… Continue reading Close To My Target Weight
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 needed. I pretty much buy everything and anything I can online now because who wants… Continue reading I’m Not a Hoarder!
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 invited a ton of people. Normally I’m not the kind of person to up and… Continue reading A Rare Opportunity
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 a business trip and so he decided to stop by and spend the weekend at… Continue reading Time For Some New Shoes
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 not really doing anything, just sitting there are the bar drinking my beer. I may… Continue reading Reply From Another Reader
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 the bar, that’s what I’d do. Or just sit at the bar and drink and… Continue reading Reply From a Reader
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 I keep glancing at these girls and eventually they come hang out behind me. A… Continue reading At The Bar