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Weird Day at the Gym

For the last six months I have been going to the gym five days per week.  Initially I went on a dare from a friend, but once I made it through the first couple of weeks, I feel in love with working out. It has become a big part of my life. I usually go …

Lost a Window on the House

Sunday morning started out like every other day.  It was quiet and I was sitting out on the deck enjoying a cup of coffee early in the morning.  I was thinking about the work I was going to do throughout the day when all of a sudden I heard the sound of breaking glass. I …

Looking at Houses in Los Angeles

Driving through neighborhoods in every city I visit has been something that I have done for fun for many years now.  I love looking at the different styles of homes, the landscaping of yards and even the choice of windows.  I figure it is a good way to get some good ideas for building my …

New Pillows for the Living Room

This year has been a big year for me for making changes around the house.  I have been getting rid of things that were worn out and updating the decor of my home.  From the curtains on windows to the furniture in my living room, things have been updated throughout the house and this place …

Fixing a Broken Window

During the last week, I spent some time with my brother over in Los Angeles.  We get together a couple of times per year, and we usually have a good time.  Ever since we were kids, one of the things that we have done is toss a football back and forth while visiting. It has …

Looked at New Windows this Weekend

It is hard to believe that the weekend is over already – I managed to get a lot accomplished.  From putting the first coat of stain on my deck to getting my backyard shed organized, I was really able to get a lot done.  In fact, I would have to say that this weekend was …

Try Before you Buy

When it comes to spending my money I try to be responsible.  In the big scheme of things there is only so much to go around and I make sure to make every dollar count.  This means that I do research and like to give things a test drive before I commit to any product …

Decorating my Aquarium with Macroalgae

It has been a couple of years now since I started out with my first aquarium and it has been quite the adventure.  From discovering the right amount of food to give the fish to learning how to take care of the aquarium, I have had the opportunity to learn and make some mistakes along …

Changing my Hairstyle

For years I have worn my hair the same way.  I suppose it is because I grew up with my hair in a certain style that my mother approved of, but I never really thought of changing it.  I was a guy after all, and how much difference could a new haircut make, right? At …