Monthly Archives: May 2012

Warning: Running in the Heat is miserable!

Alright, so today was not the best of days.  I was biking into work and the next thing I know, my bike starts producing a resistance from the back tire.  I have no idea why, but it did.  Apparently my … Continue reading

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Day 3: Why I’m all smiles!

And it’s not because I went on a long run today, in fact I only went for 1 mile, but I’m still streaking! Why I’m excited:  Yesterday before the close of the market, literally at 12:59 p.m. PDT I was … Continue reading

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Day 2 (Tuesday May 29th, 2012)

Wow, after my 4 miler yesterday I’d already run for 3 days straight, including a 11 miler and a fast 5K so today I was really not feeling the run.  Luckily, there is a plan and I’ve got to stick … Continue reading

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Runner’s World Summer Streak 2012

Well, with every thing that gets boring in life, we need to add some excitement.  So a friend of mine, Kaycie, suggested that we do this, Runner’s World Summer Streak 2012.  Basically between today (5/28) and Independence day (7/4), you … Continue reading

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Know your daily food deals!

As a follow up to a previous post on how I live cheaply, it is equally important to know your local daily food deals and to take advantage of them!  While graduate students don’t make a ton of money, they … Continue reading

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Week Ending May 26th, 2012

Wow, this was a roller coaster week.  The week opened up positive on some easing of uncertainty from the EU and JPM, but there is still a lot of uncertainty in the market.  This is evident with the VIX popping … Continue reading

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Introduction

My first trip report!  Everyone get excited!  Just kidding, anyway a little background on this trip.  Last year I reached the coveted Executive Platinum status on American Airlines through a variety of mileage runs.  Well in order to take advantage … Continue reading

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