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Saturday morning politics – observations

Going to try a new blog type.  Rather than droning on about 1 subject, I'm going to try and mix it up with some observations during the week.  We'll see if I have fun with it or not.   Trump... Continue Reading →


Sunday Morning Politics – Why did I switch to the Republican Party?

This is something you have to whisper today, as there is so much hate out there it's hard to just be yourself. I've always been moderate, tilting to the left.  Why? Gay rights.  I have a family member who is... Continue Reading →

Update to Healthy Living 37 – 70 pounds!

So it's been awhile since I've posted.  Life happens.  In my other life, I'm an IT manager over a rather large number of individuals in the public sector - so sometimes I get buried in work.  This stress has done... Continue Reading →

Update to Healthy Living 36 – more good food and health updates

One problem I used to run into with "dieting" was monotony.  Same thing over and over again, and you end up going off the rails.  Last week, as you saw, I did a ton of prep.  However, on Tuesday - I had... Continue Reading →

Update to healthy living 35 – More meal prep ideas!

I took off the week of the 4th.  Wanted to write a lot more here, but I was busy - meal prepping.  I think my last count had something like 46 meals.  Took me 3 days to do it, but... Continue Reading →

Why the democrats are on the wrong side of fiscal policy – they are a caring people, not the devil!

For those of you not normally reading my writings, I was a democrat for 20 years.  The dems moved too far to the left, and the right was able to move more centrist on some social issues.  I have always... Continue Reading →

My vacation – and accountability

Today, I'm doing 67 pounds.  The same as this time last week.  However, I know I have a TON of water retained from the food I was eating, so I may have lost 1-2 pounds. Why is this a big... Continue Reading →

Interference in elections – the naked truth

So what has basically come to be known as fact is: Russia attempted to interfere in our election process.   I want you to parse this statement carefully, and really think hard about what this is...and what this is not... Continue Reading →

Update to Healthy Living 34 – Chain restaurants are the bane of my existence

I just read an article that millennials are to blame for the woes of chain restaurants. I call bullshit. I live in "Ground Zero" of what can be considered a "Chain Restaurant Hell" (CHR for here on out).  What does... Continue Reading →

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