Tag: Friday

2017, Daily Log, Personal, Travel

Goes to Amsterdam Friday October 13, 2017

This morning we went to another bakery, more expensive and not as good as the bakery of the previous morning. My tea was insanely hot so we had to wait a while, and I actually had to dilute it was some of our bottled water.

2017, Daily Log, Personal, Travel

Riley Goes to Ulcinj Friday October 6, 2017

After we woke up and admired our view once again, we realized that the only map we had was in Montenegrin and not very good. It was one of those highly stylized maps sponsored by a local business. The maps we had used in Zagreb, Dubrovnik and Kotor had all been exceptional, given their detail …

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Riley Goes to Dubrovnik Saturday September 30, 2017

I have wanted to go to Dubrovnik since I first saw a picture of it, maybe 20 years ago. It has always seemed like a place so utterly unlike the world I grew up in. I wanted to see a walled city (though I have since been to Louisburg and Cartagena), especially one situated along …

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Riley Goes to Saskatchewan Day 8 – Friday June 9, 2017 Moose Jaw and Regina

On this morning we made a ridiculously heavy biscuits and gravy breakfast that we made once before this year (albeit with a few minor alterations). It’s great stuff, but it’s very, very heavy.

2017, Daily Log, Personal, Travel

Riley Goes to Saskatchewan Day 1 – June 2, 2017 in Saskatoon

On Friday June 1, I went to Saskatchewan for the third time in my life. Why I went is sort of a long story. The short version of that story is that I was supposed to be in Europe for most of May but had to cancel my trip. Saskatchewan became the alternative because my …

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The Log for Friday April 21, 2017

What I Ate Breakfast: Harvest Crunch in 1%, smoothie; glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of green tea; apple; chocolate with plum Lunch: salami, cheddar and tomato sandwich on marble rye with mayo and mustard; piece of cheese; chocolate with plum; apple Afternoon: couple of chocolate plums Dinner: half a steak tartar with poached egg; …

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The Log for Friday December 30, 2016

What I Ate Breakfast: 2 pancakes with blueberries and yogurt; tea Morning: rice and vegetables; 2 glasses of tea Lunch: turkey, stuffing and cheddar sandwich on pumpernickel Dinner: untold pieces of sushi and sashimi, at least 3 potstickers, one serving of salad, one serving of pea shoots and mushrooms and tofu, other food I forgot; …

2016, Daily Log, Personal

The Log for Friday December 23, 2016

What I Ate Breakfast: bowl of yogurt with honey; glass of tea Morning: rice pudding; 2 glasses of tea Lunch: jerk chicken, rice and beans, the teeniest amount of cole slaw Dinner: 2 enchiladas, side salad; ginger ale   What I Did for Exercise I made it to 20 minutes on the exercise bike at …

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The Log for Friday December 16, 2016

What I Ate Breakfast: bowl of Harvest Crunch with 1% milk; glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of tea; apple Lunch: 2 tuna salad sandwiches; apple Dinner: fried egg sandwich After dinner: 6 beers (at least), 1 bourbon neat What I Did for Exercise 30 minutes on the exercise bike Walked to Donlands, walked down …

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The Log for Saturday December 10, 2016

What I Ate: Breakfast: 4 waffles, syrup, pieces of watermelon; glass of tea Lunch: some slices of bread and chip dip (there’s no accounting) Dinner: lamb pide; couple of glasses of ginger ale What I did for exercise: 30 minutes on the exercise bike Walked to and from Danforth twice What I did with my …

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The Log for Friday December 9, 2016

What I Ate Breakfast: toast with peanut butter and jam, part of a mango, some raspberries; glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of tea Lunch: cabbage “roll” casserole Afternoon: 2 mars bars, numerous lozenges Dinner: 2 helpings of stir fry After dinner: gelato What I Did for Exercise 18 lengths of front crawl, 12 of …

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The Log for Friday December 2, 2016

What I Ate Breakfast: bowl of Harvest Crunch with 1% milk, half a doughnut; glass of tea Morning: orange; 2 glasses of tea Lunch: 2 salami, cheddar and tomato sandwiches on rye with mayo and mustard Dinner: chips and dip, veggies and dip, at least 5 pieces of pizza, parts of many (5? 6?) cans …

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The Log for Friday November 25, 2016

What I Ate Breakfast: Harvest Crunch with 1% milk; glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of tea Lunch: 2 kielbasa, tomato and brie sandwiches on rye with mayo and mustard Before Dinner: rum and sparkling wine cocktail, chips and dip Dinner: 3 spare ribs, some cauliflower with cheese saw, two helps of coleslaw glass of …

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The Log for Friday November 18, 2016

What I Ate Breakfast: 3 pieces of toast with jam and peanut butter, bowl of bananas and kiwi with yogurt; glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of tea Lunch: jerk chicken with rice, beans and coleslaw Afternoon: the second Mars bar Dinner: Rad Nar Talay; ginger ale After dinner: 4 pints of Sierra Nevada Pale …

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The Log for Friday November 11, 2016 Remembrance Day

What I Ate Breakfast: miniwheats with yogurt, 1 glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of tea; apple Lunch: 2 salami and cheddar sandwiches on rye, with mustard and mayo Dinner: duck ragout, ginger ale After dinner: homemade soursop and lime ice crime What I Did for Exercise 2o minutes or so on the exercise bike …

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The Log for Friday October 21, 2016

What I Ate Breakfast: bowl of oatmeal with raisins, brown sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, maple syrup and 1% milk; glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of tea; macintosh apple Lunch: chicken salad sandwich on marble rye, macintosh, 1 and 1/3 sticks of buffalo jerkey Dinner: 5 meat and vegetable dumplings, a large bowl of cold buckwheat …

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The Log for Friday October 14, 2016

What I Ate: Breakfast: two pieces of sourdough toast with apricot jam; glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of tea, a little bit of Indian-style chickpeas Lunch: a small serving of lamb curry, a small serving, of chickpeas, a small serving of lentils, too much rice, a small salad (I, uh, ate out…) Dinner: small …

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The Log for Friday October 7, 2016

What I Ate Breakfast: bowl of Mini Wheats (probably around a serving) with 1% milk; glass of tea Morning: 2 glasses of tea; macintosh Lunch: small helping of carrot salad; two salami, cheddar mayo and mustard sandwiches on whole wheat light rye; macintosh Dinner: Thai chicken soup with coconut milk, carrots, jalapenos (I know, I …

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The Log for Friday September 30, 2016

What Did I Eat? Breakfast: Way more than one serving of Harvest Crunch (8g of fat and 31g of carbs in one serving) in a large pool of 1% milk; a glass of tea Morning: two glasses of tea and a macintosh Lunch: Triple decker white bread sandwich featuring the usual salami, old cheddar, mayo …