Lance Armstrong

I like biking as a lifestyle, not as entertainment.  I don’t follow cycling, or read sports news.  I wouldn’t recognize Lance Armstrong if we were in an elevator together for 70 floors. All I know is he was given a 40% chance of survival, and then he won 7 consecutive Tours de France, and today, …

Bye-Bye 2012

I’m not really a New Year’s Eve person; I don’t really drink and I like a quieter kind of party, so I readily accepted an offer to work the snack stand at City Hall.  We unloaded a few thousand cartons of microwave popcorn, which turned out to be far too much to fit into the …

Day 10 (Without Sugar); Warning labels on Junk Food, #2

It took me awhile to mentally associate “poor health” with the beautiful colors and delicious tastes of so many tempting junk food items; I wish there had always been warning labels on junk food. It’s not hard to give up sugar; I’ve done it before. I’m a sugarholic; it’s my escape and crutch and if …