The Log for Sunday June 25, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: jam on brioche bun, grapes, lychees; 2 glasses of tea Lunch: brisket sandwich with pickles and coleslaw; Caesar Dinner: West Coast IPA; pint of Stella Artois; hot dog Dessert: hopped saison, probably a sesame roll What I Did for Exercise Walked to Ossington, walked down the stairs at the Ossington, walked down the stairs at Keele, walked around the Junction Walked from the Junction to Dufferin Mall Walked from the Dufferin entrance to the Ex to BMO field, walked up the stairs at BMO field Walked down and up the bleachers at BMO field Walked down Read More

The Log for Sunday June 18, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: glass of tea; scrambled eggs with vegetables and cheese Afternoon: third of a bottle of Elderberry Black Ale Dunch/Linner/Lupper: seafood curry in pineapple bowls with rice; white wine Dessert: ice cream cake; more white wine Later: can of Dale’s Pale Ale; half a can of Doc Perdue’s Bobcat; probably some food at some point What I Did for exercise Walked to Dufferin mall, walked up the stairs at Dufferin mall, walked from Dufferin mall to Lansdowne and College What I Did with My Life I made linner for my father Read More

The Log for Sunday June 11, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: toast with jam and peanut butter; 2 glasses of tea Lunch: small bowl of chips Before dinner: more chips Dinner: chicken marsala; DIPA After dinner: Rose, probably some dessert What I Did for Exercise Walked to Dundas and Ossington, to Grace and Ossington and home Lifted weights for the first time in 10 days What I Did with My Life Does laundry and groceries count? Read More

The Log for Sunday May 28, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: Eggs Newberg, potato salad, triffle; glass of tea; glass of OJ Morning: can of sweet tea Dinner: chorizo and potato sandwich; tamale; guava juice After dinner: half a bottle of Raspberry saison What I Did for Exercise Lifted weights Walked to and from Bloor and Lansdowne What I Did with My Life Assisted in putting up 3 shelves and one rack because I am super not handy and need supervision Read More

The Log for Sunday May 21, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: scones with butter and jam; watermelon; glass of tea Lunch: pot pie; OJ Afternoon: a few chips Dinner: roast beer, potatoes au gratin, roasted green onions, garlic and beets, risotto; bottle of Witchshark, bottle of session APA Dessert: Portuguese Aguardente; BA Isseki Nicho; rice krispy squares; Earl Grey ice cream What I Did for Exercise Walked to Ossington, walked down the stairs at Ossington, jogged up the stairs at Spadina, walked from Spadina to Casa Loma Walked from Casa Loma to Spadina, rode down the escalator at Spadina (boo!) but then walked down the remaining stairs, jogged Read More

The Log for Sunday May 14, 2017

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What I Ate Morning: glass of tea Brunch: french toast with strawberries; OJ Lunch: stromboli; BA RIS Afternoon: chips Dinner: cold noodle salad; Conductor’s; Pinot Grigio Dessert: raspberry sorbet; squares; Flaggpunsh What I Did for Exercise Lifted weights (I forget to mention this usually, but I do it every other day) What I Did with My Life Recorded a few podcasts Made my mother dinner Read More

The Log for Sunday May 7, 2017

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What I Ate Brunch: poached eggs, toast; glass of tea; smoothie Afternoon: Robohop Dinner: philly cheese steak; pint of Boneshaker Dessert: chips and salsa What I Did for Exercise Walked to and from Dufferin and College Walked to and from Dovercourt and College What I Did with My Life Met with a client Recorded a podcast Read More

The Log for Sunday April 30, 2017

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What I Ate Brunch: crepes; smoothie Afternoon: hot chocolate; ice cream Before dinner: 1/3 of bottle of beer Dinner: meatloaf, potatoes, beats; glasses of white wine Dessert: sorbet; squares; rooibos What I Did for Exercise Walked to Brock and Dundas, walked home Lifted weights (I do this every other day but always forget to mention it) Walked to Ossington, station, walked down the stairs at Ossington, jogged up the stairs at Runnymede What I Did with My Life Set up some furniture Read More

The Log for Sunday April 9, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: 3 pancakes with maple syrup; glass of tea; glass of OJ? Afternoon: half of 6 samples of beer Dinner: asparagus, gruyere and egg pizza; half a bottle of wine Dessert: ice cream What I Did for Exercise Walked to Dufferin and Dupont, walked to Dufferin Mall, walked home via College What I Did with My Life Nothing unless you count groceries Read More

The Log for Sunday April 2, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: French toast; glass of tea Dinner: burger and fries; pint of DIPA After dinner: half a bottle of sour, bottle of boneshaker, pint of Octopus Wants to Fight x 2 What I Did for Exercise Walked to Bloor and Ossington and back (does that even count???) Walked to Ossington and Dundas and back (does that even count???) Walked to Dufferin and Dundas and back What I Did with My Life Basically finished unpacking the place, with only a few things left Did the first grocery shopping   Read More

The Log for Sunday March 19, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: 4 pancakes; glass of tea Early afternoon: a few tortilla chips Late lunch: club sandwich, fries; 3 pints Dinner: poached eggs, bacon, asparagus, toast After dinner: bottle of Lagunitas, rice krispy square, a few tortilla chips and salsa What I Did for Exercise Completed a 30 minute YouTube video on the exercise bike Lifted weights Walked to Pape station, walked down the stairs at Pape, walked up the escalator (because I was lazy) and then the stairs at St. Andrew, walked from St Andrew to the Sky Dome (I do this all the time and rarely Read More

The Log for Sunday March 12, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: 3 pancakes, fruit with kefir; 2 glasses of tea Lunch: chicken curry pasta; IPA Afternoon: Barley Wine Dinner: squash stuffed with barley; Saison After dinner: glass of whiskey What I Did for Exercise Walked from Front and Spadina to College and Spadina, walked down half the stairs at Spadina, jogged up the stairs at Pape, walked home from Pape Read More

The Log for Sunday March 5, 2017

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What I Ate: Morning: smoothie; glass of tea Brunch: smoked salmon “club,” tequila caesar Dinner: leftover Chinese food from Friday night; imperial Witbier After dinner: Triple; tortilla chips and salsa; small pint of brown ale What I Did for Exercise Walked from Spadina and Front to Markham and Queen Walked from Markham and Queen to Berkeley and College What I Did for with Life Did some work for a client! Read More

The Log for Sunday February 26, 2017

Categories: 2017 and Personal.

What I Ate: Brunch: 3 pancakes; glass of tea Afternoon: some dill popcorn Dinner: Club sandwich, fries; pint of Viaduct IPA After dinner: ice cream; 2 bottles of Big Wheel What I did for Exercise Completed a 30 minute YouTube video on the exercise bike Walked to and from Gerard Square Walked to Pape, walked down the stairs at Pape, walked up the stairs at Coxwell Walked down the stairs at Coxwell, walked up half the stairs at Spadina Walked from Front to Queen, walked up the stairs at The Great Hall Walked down the stairs at the Great Hall, Read More

The Log for Sunday February 19, 2017

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What I Ate Morning: smoothie; glass of tea Brunch: Monte Cristo sandwich; caesar Afternoon: Scotch flight; glass of Sour Dinner: homemade poutine; half bottle of Bourbon BA Milk Stout Dessert: one sliver of a Kit Kat What I Did for Exercise Walked down the stairs at Union, walked up half the stairs at Queen and then rode the escalator because I didn’t see where the stairs were and it was one of those narrow escalators where you cannot pass Walked from Logan and Queen home Walked to Queen and Boulton Walked from Queen and Boulton to Gerard and Broadview, walked Read More

The Log for Sunday February 12, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: glass of tea; smoothie; poaches eggs, toast, sausages Afternoon: dill popcorn, blue cheese cookies; ginger beer Dinner: couscous with dill and tomatoes, peas What I Did for Exercise Walked from Front to Dundas, walked down the stairs at Ossington, walked up the stairs at Pape, walked home from Pape What I Did with my Life Recorded a podcast Read More

The Log for Sunday February 5, 2017

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What I Ate Brunch: two helpings of “spoon bread”; glass of tea, couple glasses of OJ Afternoon: piece of strudel Dinner: two helpings of mock Pad Thai; half a can of Aromatherapy After dinner: can of Dead Elephant; kefir lime bar, piece of strudel What I Did for Exercise Walked to Main, to Donlands, walked to Greenwood, walked home Stood for a while (if that counts) What I Did with My Life I butchered half a pig! (really, I watched someone else butcher half a pig and occasionally butchered the butchering) Read More

The Log for Sunday January 29, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: smoked salmon and cream cheese on a bagel; London Fog Morning-early afternoon: danish, spruce ginger beer Lunch: falafel on laffa; mango juice Dinner: ham and apple butter sandwich on french bread; bottle of Farmageddon After dinner: bottle of baltic porter; rice crackers What I Did for Exercise Nothing, I am sorry to say. Tomorrow is going to be hard. What I Did with My Life I was on vacation!   Read More

The Log for Sunday January 22, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: 2 pieces of cold pizza; glass of tea Morning: rice krispy square Lunch: “strangewhiches” (yes, I fell victim to Hellman’s advertising – not better than butter) with ham, cheese, lingonberry jam and mustard; glass of ginger beer Before dinner: half of a Beaut’s Dark Helmut Dinner: mushroom and Gorgonzola gnocchi, two helpings of pear, apple and dried cranberry salad; half a Beyond the Pale IPA After dinner: chocolate pesto gelato What I Did for Exercise Completed 30 minute YouTube Exercise Bike video Walked down the stairs at College station, up the stairs at St. Andrew Walked Read More

The Log for Sunday January 8, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: “Swedish pancake” with lingonberries and mustard; glass of tea Afternoon: rice crackers; “winter” IPA Dinner: two helpings of “Drunken Noodles”; too much wine After dinner: 2 honey balls, helping of rice pudding; more of that wine What I Did for Exercise Completed a 20 minute YouTube video on the exercise bike Walked to the mall and back What I Did with My Life Did a little bit of work for a client Read More

The Log for Sunday January 1, 2017

Categories: 2017.

What I Ate: Morning: glass of tea, couple small glasses of juice Brunch: 2 biscuits with sausage gravy, bowl of berries; litre of sweet tea Dinner: leftover turkey casserole, stewed spinach and orange peppers; half a bottle of winter ale What I Did for Exercise Walked around Glen Abbey for a half hour or so Walked to Danforth and back What I Did with My Life New Year’s Day: nothing Read More

The Log for Sunday December 25, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Brunch: smoothie, peanut butter and jam sandwich, 2 glasses of tea Afternoon: chai latte; carrots and dip Evening: crackers and dip; cranberry and orange juice mocktail Dinner: bowl of roast vegetable soup, 2 helpings of turkey, 2 helpings of stuffing, 3 small potatoes; cranberry and orange mocktail After dinner: 4 cookies What I Did for Exercise Walked from Front and Spadina to Ossington and Dundas and back What I Did with My Life Christmas: so I wen to my other parents’ and ate Read More

The Log for Sunday December 18, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: 4 pancakes, 2 slices of bacon, fruit shake Afternoon: glass of OJ Dinner: 2 bowls of homemade pho; Jelly King brett edition After Dinner: Boogie Monster What I Did for Exercise Walked from Spadina and Front to Ossington and College, and then down Ossington to Queen Walked from Pape and Queen home What I Did with My Life Attempted to fix my internet Worked for a client a little bit Made soup in anticipation of not being able to eat anything tomorrow Read More

The Log for Sunday December 11, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: cold pizza and fruit salad; glass of tea Lunch: chicken souvlaki sandwich Dinner: “pulled beef” on a cheese bun with a simple salad What I Did for Exercise Walked to St. Andrew, walked down the stairs at St. Andrew, walked up the stairs at Summerhill, walked down the stairs at Summerhill, walked up half the stairs at Eglinton, walked down those same stairs, walked down half the stairs at Bloor-Yonge, walked up the stairs at Pape, walked home from Pape Did 10 pull-ups with each arm and 5 raises (I don’t know what they’re really called, Read More

The Log for Sunday December 4, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Brunch: 2 tortillas stuffed with part of an omelette and I made and some salsa; glass of tea Lunch: honey dew bubble tea Dinner: 4 slices of pork tenderloin, 1 1/2 servings of baked mushrooms, 2 servings of greek salada; Sierra Nevada Pale Ale, half a bottle of Indie Ale House Instigator What I did for Exercise Walked around downtown for an hour (i.e. nothing) What I did with My Life Purchased and installed a plugin on a client’s site Finished my Christmas shopping! (just about) Read More

The Log for Sunday November 27, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: 4 pancakes with syrup; glass of tea Lunch: small honeydew smoothie, a few rice crackers with dip; some chips with dip Dinner: huevos rancheros What I Did for Exercise 25+ minutes on the exercise bike on the highest setting Walked to the mall and back What I Did with My Life I worked a little bit on the work for two clients Read More

The Log for Sunday November 20, 2016

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What I Ate Breakfast: shakshouka, glass of tea, glass of grapefruit juice Lunch: medium bubble tea, egg tart After dinner: Indie Ale House Love Triangle, some Kit Kat pieces Dinner: Chicken, brie and red pepper sandwich, spinach salad; Imperial IPA What I Did for Exercise 20 minutes on the exercise bike (second day on the new resistance level, so that’s an improvement) Walked to the mall and back 10 reps with each arm with a 20+ lb dumbell What I Did with My Life I got hired! Read More

The Log for Sunday November 13, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: bacon and eggs and toast; glass of tea Lunch: Apple, a few handfuls of chips Dinner: bowl of German meatball soup, German beef rolls (name I can’t remember) cabbage with beats, potatoes; glass of ginger ale After dinner: Thin slice of green tea cheese cake What I Did for Exercise Walked down and up the stairs at Union, walked down and up the stairs at Long Branch Go Station Walked a few blocks, walked up some stairs at Tim Horton’s Field Walked from Tim Horton’s Field to the Hamilton Go Station Walked down and up the Read More