The Log for Saturday February 25, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Brunch: eggs, chicken, duck, tomatoes and sprouts on an onion bun with mustard and chili pepper jam Afternoon: pint of Harry Porter; rice milk and cactus flower sorbet float Before dinner: baguette with brie and chili pepper jam; kind of a gin egg nog Dinner: 3 lamb chops, two helpings of whipped potatoes, 2 helpings of roasted vegetables; small glass of wine Dessert: apple and cranberry crisp; wee glass of rhubarb wine What I Did for Exercise Walked from Front and Spadina to Queen and Ossington to Kesington to Front and Spadina What I did with My Read More

The Log for Saturday February 18, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: smoothie, pancakes; 2 glasses of chai Afternoon: Pint of Rickards Red (I know, I know) Dinner: Ox Tail Ragu; glass of Saison After dinner: pint of dunkel; 2 pints of Boneshaker What I Did for Exercise Walked down 19 flights of stairs Walked down the stairs at St. Andrew, walked down half the stairs at St. George Walked up the stairs and up an escalator at Jane Walked down the stairs at Jane, walked up the stairs at Dufferin   What I Did with My Life Attended a meetup for WordPress Agreed to do a presentation Read More

The Log for Saturday February 11, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Did for Exercise Completed a 30 minute YouTube video on the exercise bike Walked to Broadview and Queen What I Ate Breakfast: 2 pieces of French Toast, mango, grapes; glass of tea, glass of OJ Afternoon-evening: all sorts of chips and dip, cookies, etc; samples of 11 different beers Dinner: 2-3 slices of pizza What I Did with My Life I hosted a beer tasting Read More

The Log for Saturday February 4, 2017

Categories: 2017, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: 3 pancakes with yogurt, apple butter and maple syrup; glass of tea Lunch: a few pieces of bread Afternoon: Beau’s Gruit Tripel Dinner: pickled herring, Hungarian-style potato pancake After dinner: a few small glasses of creme de menthe What I Did for Exercise Completed a 30 minute YouTube exercise bike video Walked to and from Gerard Square Walked to Donlands, walked down the stairs at Donlands, walked up the stairs at Dundas West What I Did with My Life Did a little bit of work for a client Drafted an email for a potential client Read More

The Log for Saturday January 28, 2017

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What I Ate Morning: glass of tea Brunch: scrambled eggs with gravy and sausage; Chai Latte; pineapple and kiwi Afternoon: butter tart; hot chocolate; half bottle of Jelly King; Lemonade Dinner: half a plate of onion rings, Cubano with fries and coleslaw, lemonade After diner: peppermint tea; half bottles of 2015 and 2o16 Double Tempest; many handfuls of chips What I Did for Exercise Walked along a trail in Sandbanks Provincial Park What I Did with My Life Not much, as I was on vacation Read More

The Log for Saturday January 21, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: 2 slices of cold pizza; glass of tea Afternoon: glass of ginger beer; rice krispy square Dinner: multiple pieces of ham, two helpings of peas, two helpings of smashed potatoes After dinner: rice krispy square What I Did for Exercise Made it through 80% of a 30 minute YouTube exercise bike video Walked down the stairs at St. Andrew, walked down half the stairs at St. George, walked up the stairs at Pape, walked home from Pape What I Did with My Life I attended a Meet-Up Read More

The Log for Saturday January 7, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: 2 poached eggs, two pieces of toast, smoothie; glass of tea Afternoon: butter tart, rice crackers with tzatziki, a honey ball Dinner: 2 helpings of “Drunken Noodles”; half a bottle of Chardonnay-barrel aged Saison After dinner: rice pudding with dried cranberries, figs and apricots, 2 honey balls What I Did for Exercise Walked past Pape and Mortimer and back What I Did with My Life Nothing! Absolutely Nothing! Read More

The Log for Saturday December 24, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Brunch: 2 slices of French Toast with rum-flambeed bananas; 2 glasses of tea Afternoon: way too much charcuterie, two flavoured ginger ales Dinner: two helpings of lobster linguine, two helpings of roasted ham hocks, 2 helpings of roast vegetables, 1 piece of bread, piece of really rich cake (I think that’s it); 1 flavoured ginger ale What I Did for Exercise 20 lengths of front crawl, 10 lengths of breast Walked from Front and Spadina to Ossington and Dundas and back What I Did with My Life Christmas Eve: so I went to my parents’ and ate Read More

The Log for Saturday December 17, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: 2 fried eggs, 3 pieces of toast with butter and jam, fried tomatoes; glass of tea Lunch: French fries Dinner: burger with peameal bacon and other stuff; pint of India dark ale After dinner: bottle of Baltic Porter What I Did for Exercise Walked to Donlands, walked down the stairs at Donlands, walked up the stairs at Ossington Walked down the stairs at Dufferin, walked up half the stairs at Spadina, walked a few other blocks in between What I Did with My Life I was up till 3 in the morning and I woke up Read More

The Log for Saturday December 3, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Brunch: biscuits with old cheddar and habernero jam with bacon; 2 glasses of tea and glass of juice Afternoon: tortilla chips with salsa, couple ounces of whiskey Dinner: schnitzel with warm potato salad; Karma Citra After Dinner: half a bottle of Evil Twin Liquid Double Fudge What I Did for Exercise Walked down and up 19 flights of stairs Walked from Front and Spadina to College and Spadina, walked down half the stairs at Spadina, walked up half the stairs at St. George, jogged up the stairs at Queen’s Park What I did with My Life Worked Read More

The Log for Saturday November 26, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Morning: 2 pieces of French Toast with homemade yogurt and maple syrup, fruit salad Rest of the day: samples of 17 different beers, lots of chips, veggies, salsa, guacamole, dill dip; “Greek” burger What I Did for Exercise Walked from Spadina and Front to Harbourfront Walked from Harbourfront to Parliament and King, walked from Broadview and Gerard home What I Did with My Life I hosted my annual beer tasting Read More

The Log for Saturday November 19, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breafkast: two slices of a German apple pancake, glass of tea, glass of grapefruit juice Lunch: burrito, glass of grapefruit juice Afternoon: half a glass of grapefruit juice Dinner: small bowl of chicken noodle soup, half chicken with fries and not-Chalet sauce with a toasted bun Part of a bottle of a Left Field IPA What I Did for Exercise I walked to the mall and back – basically I did nothing What I Did with My Life Does attending a baptism count as “something”? Read More

The Log for Saturday November 12, 2016

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What I Ate Breakfast: three waffles with yogurt and maple syrup, glass of tea Lunch: honeydew bubble tea Afternoon: Some chips Dinner: 1 1/2 helpings of beef stew with mushrooms and carrots, cesar salad What I Did for Exercise Walked from Jones and Gerard to Front and Spadina What I Did with My Life I did some laundry. Does that count? Read More

The Log for Saturday November 5, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Morning: glass of tea Brunch: Cubano with fries; caesar Afternoon: guava smoothie Dinner: bowl of cauliflower soup, (too much) charcuterie What I Did for Exercise 25 minutes on the exercise bike Walked to Danforth, walked past Greenwood, walked back to Pape, walked home Walked a bit, climbed 19 flights of stairs Walked from Front and Spadina to the AGO, to Kensington, back to Front and Spadina What I Did with My Life Went to the dentist Went to the AGO Read More

The Log for Saturday October 15, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: Two pieces of an olive, artichoke and salami omelette with cheddar cheese, piece of whole wheat rye toast; glass of tea Lunch: two slices of beef jerky Afternoon: half a large bowl of carrots, bowl of chips, cream cheese dip, tall can of dark ale Dinner: 3 spring rolls, two helpings of Thai curry, two helpings of rice, two helpings of Broccoli and mushrooms with garlic; two hot toddys, one with rum and one with Polish honey liqueur What I Did for Exercise Walked to Donlands, walked down the stairs at Donlands, walked up half the Read More

The Log for Saturday October 8, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What I Ate Breakfast: 3 pancakes, glass of tea, half a passion fruit-type thing Lunch: some mango, two slices of whole wheat rye bread with melted cheddar cheese, some tomatoes, some artichokes and some olives Dinner: multiple slices of two different types of pizza, a third of one large bottle of sour ale, half of a large bottle of gose and half of a large bottle of chili porter, half a cookie, some chips and too many chocolate-covered marshmallows (I was out, as you can tell) What I Did for Exercise Walked down to Queen, walked from Queen to front, Read More

The Log for Saturday October 1, 2016

Categories: 2016, Daily Log, and Personal.

What Did I Eat Today? Breakfast: tea and yet more Harvest Crunch (smaller serving this time) in 1% milk, glass of tea Lunch: piece of home lasagna from the other night, mcintosh Afternoon: a large orange Dinner: 3 small pieces of pizza (1 “Chicken Pesto” and 2 Hawaiian) and 1 1/2 and weird, churro-like cinnamon things   What I did for exercise Very close to 20 minutes on the exercise bike Walked to Pape, walked down the stairs at Pape, walked up the stairs at St. Andrew Some shorter walks I failed to walk up the stairs at my girlfriend’s Read More