Monthly Archives: May 2013

Bought a new wall and car charger for my phone

I think the title just about says it all, don’t you think? One of the benefits of my wife and I both using Samsung phones is that we can now share chargers. Of course, I’ve been “sharing” her stuff for … Continue reading

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Memorial Day weekend 2013

I love a good 3-day weekend, even if it requires running from one place to another. I prefer excitement over sitting around….. sometimes. Saturday – Full day planned. Lily had her dance class, then Namita met me there so I … Continue reading

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The 2013 Bike MS Coast the Coast ride

I woke up 5:30am on Saturday morning after getting a good night’s rest (as per my wife’s orders.) 50 milers check-in began by 8am, for a ride start time by 9am. I still had a number of things to complete … Continue reading

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Unboxing and installing the Saris Bones RS bike rack

The day before the Bike MS event, I still hadn’t taken the new bike rack out of the box. I was running out of time. I couldn’t leave it for Saturday morning to figure it out. What if I work … Continue reading

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It isn’t easy to find a good bike rack

Way back when, maybe 10 years ago, I bought a cheap but easy Allen bike rack that mounted to the trunk of my old Honda Accord. I didn’t have to research it — it fit in trunk of basically any … Continue reading

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My first two weeks with Android

The end of this week marks a whole two weeks forgoing Apple’s iOS ecosystem, and jumping feet first into the world of Android.  I had considered both the HTC One and the Samsung Galaxy S4. I liked the build and … Continue reading

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Josh’s first charity ride: The Brake the Hunger Cycle Tour

As a parent, you hope every day that you’re doing the best you can to help them develop into healthy individuals, to be smart enough to handle life’s curves, and to teach your kids your values. My wife and I … Continue reading

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Iron Man 3 (2013)

The final film in the Robert Downey, Jr as Tony Stark, Iron Man trilogy is finally here. The first film was an amazingly entertaining origin story, followed by a mediocre 2nd installment that was less than entertaining, Shane Black directs … Continue reading

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A busy May the Fourth this year

A busy “May the Fourth Be With You!” indeed. It was a tight schedule, with many a place to be and many a thing to do. My wife was working in the morning at her office, so it was just … Continue reading

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