I received some bad news earlier this week. My local Anytime Fitness is closing. I can’t say I’m all that surprised. In the four years I’ve been a member, there have been at least four different owners. My favorite was Andy, an average looking guy who went to college with Drew Brees. My least favorite was Ben. [...]


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 It was supposed to be a good day. I woke up earlier than usual. 5 am to be exact. Why?  Today was going to be a good day. I did some homework, made some breakfast , and brewed my coffee before most people open their eyes. I got dressed, warmed up the car and made it to work at 7:45, 15 [...]


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  A month ago I agreed to help a family member move some stuff out of storage and drive it to Chicago. It would have been an all day affair. I wasn’t looking forward to it because I hate moving. However, I’m willing to make certain sacrifices for my family. I penciled the date into my calendar [...]


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I like to think of myself as the Drew Brees of Scrabble

 What’s the difference between casual Scrabble and competitive Scrabble? Casual Scrabble is like playing touch football with your friends on the weekend. The goal is to have a good time and enjoy each other’s company. Taking score is optional and hopefully no one takes things too seriously. It’s just a game, after all. Competitive Scrabble is like [...]


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