Tag: fitness

  • Dear Future Self

    [Dutch Lock Down Day Five Hundred Fifty Eight] #DontPanic You just signed up for a ONE YEAR gym membership in America that costs SIX TIMES MORE each month than your gym membership in the Netherlands. SIX! TIMES! MORE! This will either mean incredible motivation to get your happy butt to the gym each day – […]

  • Sure, This Is The Bike Capital Of The World, But

    [Dutch Lock Down Day Three Hundred Ninety Three] What if I just don’t wanna? Also, my titles have gotten rather sloppy lately, hrm? I personally own two or three bikes – a ‘grandma’ bike, a foldable bike for work train trips, and a ‘bakfiets’ for hauling two or more minions around town. I say two […]

  • Get Thee To Bed, Leander

    [Dutch Lock Down Day Three Hundred Seventy] One of the habits that I well and truly miss that has gone the way of all flesh is getting up around five in the morning. It fell away at some point when one of the kids was sick or I was stressed or some other perfectly valid […]

  • On The First Day of Vacation, My True Love Gave to Me

    [Dutch Lock Down Day Two Hundred Seventy Four] A super decadent chocolate brownie with cream cheese icing. #HeKnowsMe I’m on vacation until 04 January, so this whole Twelve Days of Christmas theme won’t last, but it’s on my mind Right Now as Boy Twin fusses from his room, resisting this whole sleep thing because he […]

  • Now Where Is My Turkey?

    [Dutch Lock Down Day Two Hundred Fifty Two] Thanksgiving is a national holiday celebrated on various dates in the United States, Canada, Brazil, Grenada, Saint Lucia, and Liberia, and the sub-national entities Leiden, Norfolk Island, and the inhabited territories of the United States. It began as a day of giving thanks and sacrifice for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding […]

  • Can’t Sleep The Clowns Will Eat Me

    [Dutch Lock Down Day One Hundred Eighty Three] Visit for the rambling. Stay for the teasers.

  • Obviously Still Figuring Out Five A.M.

    [Dutch Lock Down Day One Hundred Seventy Eight] Totally slept in this morning. Totally know why. Totally doing something about it.

  • So We Bought A Pool

    [Dutch Lock Down Day One Hundred Forty Six] There are a million things that I wanted to tackle this week while on vacation but as of Friday I just… stopped… doing things.

  • Dutch Lock Down Day One Hundred Thirty

    [Poor Old Left] My left leg is NOT great these days. But it’s time to ATTACK.

  • Dutch Lock Down Day One Hundred Twenty Eight

    [Not Broken, Just Heinously Bruised] Those three middle toes on the left foot that I used to fight the stairs and the stairs won?

  • Dutch Lock Down Day One Hundred Fifteen

    [Bait And SWITCH] It’s past my bedtime, I’m icing my knee, and I JUST remembered that I still need to post. And I didn’t take pictures of the office today. But first the news: Corona law to be watered down after criticism of draconian measures 40% OF NL RESIDENTS HESITANT ABOUT EVENTUAL CORONAVIRUS VACCINE Dutch […]

  • Dutch Lock Down Day One Hundred Twelve

    [I Am Enough] I know it’s cheesy.