The Log for Sunday October 15, 2017

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What I Ate Brunch: a caesar, then a little later, another caesar, “breakfast” poutine Afternoon: chips (I think) Before dinner: IPA Dinner: chicken noodle salad After dinner: BA RIS; ice cream What I Did for Exercise 10 squats Walked to Dufferin and Bloor and back Walked to Dufferin Mall and back, walked up the stairs at Dufferin Mall What I Did with My Life Unpacked, did my laundry, cleaned, started putting my travel diary online Read More

Riley Goes to Kotor, Montenegro Sunday October 1, 2017

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We woke up early because we had not purchased a bus ticket to take us to Kotor, Montenegro and we were a little confused as to how often it ran. We figured the best thing to do would be to get over there as early as reasonable and buy the ticket for the next bus. We had no idea if it would be busy or not but we were worried there would be fewer buses on a Sunday. Read More

The Log for Sunday September 24, 2017

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Whate I Ate Brunch: fry up with tomatoes, eggs and ham; 2 glasses of tea; OJ Afternoon: a few pieces of bread, a few candies Dinner: a whole bunch of different tapas stuff (too much to remember); part of a pint of marzen; cocktail; glass or two of wine Dessert: mini donuts with maple curd and strawberries What I Did for Exercise 10 Squats Walked to Queen What I Did wiht My Life Nothing Read More

The Log for Sunday September 17, 2017

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What I Ate Brunch: eggs Benedict with spinach and pea-meal; glass of tea Afternoon: ube ice cream Dinner: tomato soup, chorizo and pesto pasta; lemonade Dessert: potato chips; grapes What I Did for Exercise Walked to Scotiabank Theatre Walked to Osgoode, walked down the stairs at Osgoode, walked up half the stairs at St. George, jogged up the stairs at Bathurst, walked home from Bathurst Walked to and from Dufferin Mall, walked up and down the stairs at Dufferin Mall What I Did with My Life Does getting groceries count? Read More

The Log for Sunday September 10, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: poached eggs, peameal bacon, toast, glass of tea Lunch: pork, cheese and tomato sandwich; gin and tonic Dinner: Bulgogi with vegetables; Bretted Dubel After dinner: creme de menthe on the rocks, pineapple IPA, glass of wine Dessert: ice cream, maybe something else What I Did for Exercise Walked to Ossington, walked down the stairs at Ossington, jogged up the stairs at Jane Walked down the stairs at Jane, jogged up the stairs at Ossington, walked home What I Did with My Life Did some work for a client Read More

The Log for Sunday August , 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: raisin bread with cream cheese and jam; smoothie; glass of tea Lunch: cheese, tomato and pickel sandwich; half a can of Naughty Neighbour Afternoon: beers, liquor, chips, dips, etc Dinner: two chicken burgers; more beer Dessert: salted caramel cashew tart After dessert: sausage, more beer What I Did for Exercise Lifted weights Walked to and from Dufferin Mall, walked up and down two sets of stairs at the mall What I Did with My Life Had a super belated housewarming part Read More

The Log for Sunday August 27, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: corned beef and eggs with marble rye and jam; glass of tea Morning: pop Lunch: reuben on wick (weck); birch beer Afternoon: guava juice Dinner: pork and sauerkraut sandwich; ketchup chips; half a DIPA Dessert: Kefir bar What I Did for Exercise Walked a little bit down a large hill and came back up What I Did with My Life Nothing! Read More

The Log for Sunday for Sunday August 20, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: peameal, egg, tomato and avocado sandwich; glass of tea; glass of OJ Morning: smoothie Afternoon: piece of bread with mayo; more crusts than I’d care to admit; elderflower liqueur with tonic water Dinner: chicken wrap, fries; pint of saison Dessert: half a bottle of Chocolate Raspberry RIS; not sure what if any food What I Did for Exercise Walked to and from Dufferin Mall (back with groceries) Walked to and from Dovercourt and Dundas Walked to Roncesvalles and south of Howard Park Walked from Ossington and Dundas home What I Did with My Life Did some Read More

The Log for Sunday August 13, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: 2 pancakes; 2 bagels with cream cheese; couple glasses of tea Lunch: chicken caesar; ginger ale Lunch dessert: ice cream, iced tea Evening: iced tea “Dinner”: granola bar What I Did for Exercise Went swimming Walked around Marysville a little bit What I Did with My Life Came home Read More

The Log for Sunday August 6, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: granola bars, oatmeal with dried and fresh fruit; glass of tea Morning: miscellaneous snacks Lunch: tuna salad on a sweet potato Afternoon: miscellaneous snacks Dinner: “rye and ginger,” risotto; different tuna salad Dessert: cookies, other snacks (probably), whiskey hot chocolate What I Did for Exercise Swam the breadth of Wright Lake What I Did with My Life Nothing! Read More

The Log for Sunday July 30, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: smoothie; 4 pancakes; glass of tea Lunch: small pizza; half a bottle of German gose Afternoon: piece of chocolate cake; coconut square; salad While cooking dinner: half a can of terrible IPA Dinner: lentil noodle dish with pomegranate seeds, caramelized onions, garlic and cilantro mixture, pita chips; half a bottle of BA farmhouse Dessert: probably cherry squares What I Did for Exercise 10 squats Walked to Dufferin Grove Walked up the stairs at Dufferin, walked down the stairs, walked home What I Did with My Life Nothing! Read More

The Log for Sunday July 23, 2017

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What I Ate Morning: glass of tea Brunch: poached eggs on haloumi, lamb sausage, salad; some kind of sparkling wine cocktail Dinner: smoked salmon, cream cheese and vegetables on pumpernickel; ginger ale Dessert: ice cream What I Did for Exercise Lifted weights Walked to Dufferin Mall, walked up the stairs in Dufferin mall, walked home from Dufferin Mall Walked to and from Kensington What I Did with My Life I did work for two clients Read More

The Log for Sunday July 16, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: homemade buttermilk biscuits with cream cheese and jam; glass of tea; cherries, blueberries and yogurt Lunch: half a sausage with mint pesto spaghetti; OJ Dinner: pizza; pint of Octopus Wants to Fight Dessert: half a bottle of BA saison with grapes; chips and salsa What I Did for Exercise Walked to Queen and Niagara Walked home from Queen and Niagara What I Did with My Life I did laundry and cleaned, if that counts Read More

The Log for Sunday July 9, 2017

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What I Ate Breakfast: fruit with yogurt, scrambled eggs and pancakes (for some reason), piece of rye toast; glass of OJ; glass of tea Morning: blueberry muffin Afternoon: iced chai latte Dinner: lamb burger, potato salad, pickle, BBQ’d peach with feta and balsamic; few glasses of wine Dessert: sugar pie What I Did for Exercise Walked from the Scenic Caves to Alpine Ski Club (just about) on the Bruce Trail, and back Lifted weights What I Did with My Life Does getting groceries count? Read More

The Log for Sunday July 2, 2017

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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 Sunday June 25, 2017

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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

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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

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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

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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