Monthly Archives: February 2013

Sony’s comeback trail? Check out the upcoming Sony Xperia Z phone and tablet

A year ago, I was very clear on what my next phone and tablet would be. I was very much set to get the iPhone 5 and my long-awaited for iPad 4 with Retina display. How the situation on the … Continue reading

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My wife’s surprise birthday party

I wanted to so something special for my wife’s birthday this year, but I was at a loss. I had wanted to have us all get away to NYC or somewhere mildly exciting. However, scheduling and expenses prohibited the really … Continue reading

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Pitch Perfect (2012)

Saturday night, after Num’s surprise birthday party, after my sister and family went home, and after the kids went to bed, we watched Pitch Perfect (2012), a film about college kids and a cappella singing competitions. If you have seen … Continue reading

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Despicable Me (2010)

One of the films that the kids got for Christmas this year was the 2010 Universal Pictures summer hit Despicable Me. The animated film stars Steve Carrell as Gru, a super-villain who adopts three orphaned girls as part of his … Continue reading

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Was this the busiest Presidents Day weekend ever?

I need to look back through my February posts, because I think this had to be the busiest Presidents Day weekend that I have ever experienced. It started Fri night, and I wouldn’t say that the events that comprised the … Continue reading

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A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)

Well, that was an interesting movie. As per tradition, when my buddy Doug and I get together to see a film, we pick the most interesting of the dumb action films currently in release with big, nonsensical explosions. Why? It’s … Continue reading

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I’m back to using MyFitnessPal

Apart from continuing the momentum to maintain a consistent workout schedule, my dietary habits have always been my undoing. For years. I spent most of my life maintaining an unbalanced diet. Large portions. A lack of vegetables and fruits. I … Continue reading

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Bad sign – I’m daydreaming about cycling

It’s about that time of the year again. It happens almost every winter. I’ve started getting itchy to hold the handlebars of my bike in my hands, and climb some hills. It’s only February and it won’t be warm enough … Continue reading

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Finally decorating/personalizing my little office

It’s taken a year, and I decided that I should personalize my cubicle. Yeah, a year. I’ve been living in “someone else’s cubicle” all this time. It’s time I got comfortable.

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Riddle me this, Batman

I made chicken tenders for the kids Saturday for lunch, and I found this funky question-mark-shaped piece. I cooked it, added an additional small round tender, and voila! Sadly, this is the extent of my artistry these days.

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