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Monday, June 25th, 2007

I have the Mondays. And they’re pretty severe. I can’t think of the last time I had them this bad. I am afraid that the only cure is a case of the Saturdays. And Saturday is a long time from now. *sigh*


Friday, June 8th, 2007

I’m sitting in Cafe Aroma which just opened on the North West Corner of Albany and Bloor . Free wi-fi, good music and good food! Fun treat for a Friday afternoon (I have yet to try the coffee). This is quite a caffeinated intersection: besides aroma, there’s a Starbucks on the North East Corner and […]

The Crystal Age Has Arrived

Sunday, June 3rd, 2007

Know how sometimes when you give a kid a gift the kid is more excited with the box than the actual present itself? Well, that’s what last night was all about. The Michael Lee-Chin Crystal opened at (in? on?) the Royal Ontario Museum. It was a free ticketed events with tickets to be given out […]

snakes on a plane – almost!

Thursday, May 24th, 2007

Customs officers at Cairo’s airport have detained a man bound for Saudi Arabia who was trying to smuggle 700 live snakes on a plane, airport authorities said. (Link) Who knew someone would find Snakes on a Plane that inspiring anyway?

so far…

Friday, May 18th, 2007

I didn’t have my luggage for a night I ate oysters on the half shell I squatted in a hotel for a night I saw the pacific ocean I lost my glasses and i think that’s about it.

ahead of the curve

Wednesday, May 9th, 2007

look what they just blogged about on hello kitty hell!

facebook and willpower

Tuesday, May 8th, 2007

i like facebook too much. so last week i decided i would not login to facebook from work anymore. this has worked pretty well so far. yes, i get an occasional email letting me know about a message or comment on a photo. and until today i’ve been okay with that. (side note: i don’t […]

before noon

Monday, May 7th, 2007

it’s amazing how much can happen in a day before noon. for example, yesterday i: ran 10k (in 57:10!!) got to emily’s house realized i left my cell phone on the street car on the way to emily’s house chased the streetcar in a taxi learned where long branch and royal york are got my […]

t-10 hours

Saturday, May 5th, 2007

in less than 10 hours from now i’ll be running a 10k. i’ve trained for 7 weeks, and am really excited. i’m not that nervous about completing the distance – but i’m petrified to run with other runners. i also have no idea how i’m going to get to sleep because i am so excited!! […]

If only…

Monday, April 30th, 2007

If only Judaism allowed for idol worshiping, I’d so be there.