Go to Disneyland

Yeah, we went to Disneyland.  No we don’t have any kids. Read Brendy’s post about it here

1st Place in Adult White Belt

Win a Jiu-Jitsu Tournament

Back in June I decided to compete in my first Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournament.  I wrestled in high school and Jiu-Jitsu is the closest thing to wrestling in martial arts.  I work in finance.  I push paper all day behind.  I sit behind a solid wood desk.  It’s not a physical job.  My muscles (and my brain) were getting atrophy so …

master planner

Better Planner (Part 1)

One of my 101 things I have on my list is to become a better planner…or more appropriately, “#35.  Read a book on how to become a better planner”.  I am not a great planner.  I pay my bills on time, I make it to appointments when I am suppose to but is not that what it takes to live …


Go to Yosemite / Go Snowshoeing

Yosemite is a place of mystery.  How did the mountains get so big, the waterfalls so elegant and the lakes so mesmerizing?  Brendy hadn’t experienced Yosemite in her 4 plus years as a resident of California.  It was time to change that. Oh yea, and we went snowshoeing (check that one off the ol’ 101 List too!)   *** For …


Business Lunch on a Plane to Las Vegas

Imagine you are heading out from your 9 to 5 for a lunch with your spouse and another couple. They are taking you out for a birthday lunch. As you are heading to the restaurant a wrong turn is made and unfortunately you end up at the airport…turns out your birthday lunch is on a plane to Las Vegas, Nevada. …