Sometimes I need a mental break. (Not a breakdown.) Just white space. And renewal. And Cowboy Coffee. Continue reading Dodging Dizzy Dallas for a Whirlwind Waco Weekend
After a long blogging hiatus, I’m back with some on-the-road, cultural musings. Work sent me to Canada. *kidding* I’m in Minnesota. I feel like it’s a crime that I don’t pop on over the border, but I lack a few … Continue reading #IAmEventMan – Duluth Adventures
1. Kauai, HI – August 2012 – 5k trainer for the 2012 Dallas Half Marathon 2. Huntington Beach, CA – September 2013 – 12 mile trainer for the 2013 Dallas Marathon 3. Ouray, CO – August 2013 – Mt. Sneffels … Continue reading running 6 – Top 5 Favorite Runs
I haven’t totally lost my mind. This definitely happened. Only in Chicago, right? (Shameless social media plug: Follow my adventurousness at #ProjectMikeMeetsChicago) I’ll get to the juicy stuff from the title momentarily, but let me set it up with a few more touristy happenings. I like big cities. Hustle and bustle. Taxi cabs. Crosswalks. People…lots of people. Diversity. Food. Local cultural hodge-podge. Color. Lights. *insert Petula Clark singing Downtown* Saturday was kind of like The Muppets Take Manhattan, but without the voiceovers or the plethora of NE accents. I put on my proverbial daring hat and shuttled myself from O’Hare … Continue reading What do deep dish, Hitch, and South Africa have in common?
Back by popular demand is another round of photo safari goodness! *hooray!* I had 4 major goals for this evening: spend “be still” time with the Lord run eat at Stubb’s BBQ fulfill a sweet tooth fantasy at Amy’s Ice Cream I’m happy to say I accomplished ALL of my goals…and even walked away with a bonus feature – a vintage treasure, if you will. (Comment for a hint. Yes, I’m going to be vague again. If you read these side musings of mine and actually comment, then I must know you and love you dearly. I see so many … Continue reading Bonus Blog Friday | nothing beats going there