The Log for Wednesday July 5, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: rice krispies with cherries in kefir; glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of tea; apple Lunch: 2 kielbasa, tomato and cheddar sandwiches on rye with mayo and mustard Before dinner; mock antipasti; 2 glasses of wine Dinner: pork tenderloin, asparagus, salad Dessert: ice cream with strawberries What I did for Exercise Completed a 30 minute YouTube video on the exercise bike Lifted weights Walked to Ossington, walked down the stairs ta Ossington, jogged up the stairs at Sherbourne Walked down the stairs at Sherbourne, walked up the stairs at Runnymede What I Did with My Life Read More

The Log for Tuesday July 4, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: french toast; mango; some other fruit; glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of tea; apple Lunch: 2 kielbasa, tomato and cheese sandwiches on rye with mayo and mustard Afternoon: apple Dinner: baked potato with mushrooms and goat cheese; avocado and cucumber salad; OJ Dessert: probably ice cream What I Did for Exercise Completed a 30 minute YouTube video on the exercise bike Walked to Christie, walked down the stairs at Christie, jogged up the stairs at Sherbourne Walked down the stairs at Sherbourne, jogged up the stairs at Christie, walked home from Christie What I Did Read More

The Log for Monday July 3, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: french toast; smoothie; glass of tea Lunch: vegetables and dip; chips and dip; caesar Dinner: burger with sauerkraut and other stuff; salad; small “pint” of pale ale with rosemary and citrus-infused bourbon (yes, it was weird) After dinner: 1/3 of a bottle of triple; 1/3 of a bottle of sour; 1/3 of a bottle of RIS Dessert: probably some ice cream or something What I Did for Exercise Walked to Ossington station, walked down the stairs at Ossington, jogged up the stairs at Greenwood Walked down the stairs at Greenwood, jogged up the stairs at Ossington, Read More

Coherence (2013, James Ward Byrkit)

Categories: 2013 and Movies.

This is one of those super talky, high concept science fiction films which feels like it was written for the stage. (Many of these have been written for the stage, but this one apparently was not.) There are a lot of these by this point and it’s sort of become its own sub genre. I’m not sure that’s a good thing necessarily. It’s a genre that’s heavy on ideas and a little too weak on much of what most of us love about science fiction (imagining a different future). SPOILERS Read More

The Log for Sunday July 2, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: yogurt, fruit and honey; glass of tea Morning: iced tea; muffin Lunch: 1 1/2 salami, swiss cheese and tomato sandwiches on rolls with mayo and mustard; bottle of pine pale ale Dinner: half a sopresetta pizza; “pint” of Jutsu Dessert: portuguese “strudel” Probably a caesar What I Did for Exercise Walked to the Ex Walked down and up and down and up the stairs at the Ex GO station Walked to Queen and back What I Did with My Life Nothing again! Read More

The log for Saturday July 1, 2017 Canada Day

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: cream cheese and jam on toast; smoothie; glass of tea Lunch: halves of 5 beers; 4 pork dumplings; half a strawberry lemonade; half a tamale Afternoon: blackberry and guava gelato Dinner: chicken burger; vegetables Dessert: 2 caesers (happy Canada day!), 1 rye and ginger (ditto); chips What I Did for Exercise Walked to Dovercourt and Bloor, walked down the stairs at Ossington station, jogged up the stairs at Sherbourne, walked from Sherbourne station to the Brickworks Walked from the Brickworks to Bay Station Walked down the stairs at Bay, jogged up the stairs at Ossington, walked Read More

The Log for Friday June 30

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: cream cheese and jam on a bagel; glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of tea; grapes Lunch: quiche; pasta salad; lemonade Dinner: manhattan; grilled octopus, steak tartare; cote du beouf, potatoes, asparagus, jerusalem artichokes; quarter of a bottle of wine Dessert: chocolate mousse After dinner: samples of 5 beers What I Did for Exercise Made it through 3/4 of a 30 minute YouTube video on my new exercise bike because I hadn’t biked all week Walked to Ossington, walked down the stairs at Ossington, jogged up the stairs at Sherbourne Walked to Church from work, walked Read More