Archive for April, 2006

Cleaning Your Keyboard

Cleaning Your Keyboard

I’ve had my Microsoft Elite ergonomic keyboard for about four or five years now. I’ve always clocked in many hours in front of the keyboard, but now that I work from home I’m probably on-key for 14+ hours a day. The result of this activity is a very nasty keyboard that was begging for a […]

There’s Less of Me to Hate

There’s Less of Me to Hate

I got calipered today by my personal trainer, Yoda. Another trainer had pinched me almost a month ago, and the result was 24% body fat. That was the highest my percentage had ever been, and I was determined to lower that number. Today, Yoda did a seven point measurement, which means he pinched my chest, […]

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There's Less of Me to Hate

There's Less of Me to Hate

I got calipered today by my personal trainer, Yoda. Another trainer had pinched me almost a month ago, and the result was 24% body fat. That was the highest my percentage had ever been, and I was determined to lower that number. Today, Yoda did a seven point measurement, which means he pinched my chest, […]

Posted in: fitness & grooming
Is That You, Van Gogh? Or, Gillette Fusion Review

Is That You, Van Gogh? Or, Gillette Fusion Review

Warning! A rant follows. It is a well known Gibberish fact that I hate shaving. Unfortunately for me, I inherited my father’s Sasquatch gene and would need to shave twice a day to avoid a serious 5 o’clock shadow. If you’ve read some of my grooming entries, you may recall reviews on various shaving creams, […]

Less is More

Less is More

While Verizon is installing FIOS, I wanted to throw this up in preparation for my body fat caliper measurements tomorrow. Wish me luck, both with the install and the pinching! :post LJ-migration note: This post originally contained a LiveJournal poll, which did not survive the transition to WordPress. Tags: 24 Percent, fios

Lollercopters!

Lollercopters!

You may have seen this by now, but here’s an interesting bit about a cubicle drone asked to participate in a seemingly boring “corporate pride” exercise. No tags for this post.

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330 Minutes of Cardio!

330 Minutes of Cardio!

I racked up 330 minutes of cardio this week, thanks to two hours of racketball with Lady Jaye, Bond, and Cleopatra. My goal is 240 minutes a week, so I was pretty proud of myself to get some “extra credit” in –especially with my fat percentage measurement coming up this week! Tags: 24 Percent

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