Archive for April 2008

Walking and Cheering

April 30th, 2008 • Posted in Walk Journal

Last weekend we did a fourteen mile walk with the fabulous Warming Hut Hotties. It was a great weekend for it. We were blessed with a sunny day. It was still a wee bit cool in the shade, but any San Franciscan knows that’s what layers are for.
As usual, we met in the Presidio. We […]

Clear and Copious

April 22nd, 2008 • Posted in Walk Journal

Last Saturday, Pip and I did a thirteen mile training walk sponsored by the Avon team. It was a clear and sunny morning but on the chilly side. In the sun, it was actually quite nice, but when were in shade, the temperature dropped a few degrees. As it got closer to noon, it started […]

Weekend Report: Twitter Edition

April 16th, 2008 • Posted in Web, Life, Walk Journal

I’ve recently started getting into using Twitter. Twitter is a way to broadcast your status to a larger audience. You can post one-liners about what you are doing and anyone can subscribe to your feed. You can also hook it up to other applications that have their own status, like Facebook and Plaxo. It’s an […]

Land’s End

April 7th, 2008 • Posted in Walk Journal

Pip and I did a long training walk with a group called the Warming Hut Hotties. They are a friendly group of walkers who meet every weekend at the Warming Hut in the Presidio and do walks around San Francisco.
Our ten mile walk included the Land’s End Trail. Although I’ve certainly biked and driven around […]

As Good As It Gets

April 3rd, 2008 • Posted in Life, Inspiration, Walk Journal

In the movie “As Good As It Gets”, Jack Nicholson’s character tells Helen Hunt that she makes him want to be a better man. Last Saturday, at Chris Gong’s memorial service, one of the speakers did her own take on that line: Chris made her want to be a better person.
Since the weekend, I’ve been […]