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59:43

I thought about the title for this post somewhere between mile 6 and 7. I thought to myself, “You’re close to a sub 1 hour time. You can do it. Just push yourself”. I haven’t been here (time wise) since…

Walking through Queens at night

Walking through Queens at night

When do you get 70 degree weather in February? I don’t think it happens too often. At least I don’t think it has happened in my lifetime in New York. Tania and I took to the streets of Queens to…

First run of 2018!

First run of 2018!

After yesterday’s trip to Constitution Marsh Tania and I had dinner at Table in Peekskill. The restaurant is very good, but they are known for having very large portions. I told Tania I was not capable of resisting their “Really…

Vegan bean/quinoa guacamole burger with yam fries

Vegan bean/quinoa guacamole burger with yam fries

I had a crack at making vegan burgers today. I looked up the recipe, gathered the ingredients and took a shot at it. I’m happy the way they turned out, but after tasting the final product there are a few…

Veganism for almost 2 weeks

Veganism for almost 2 weeks

Tania and I have been eating clean (vegan) for almost 2 weeks now. I have to say it’s paying off. My fitness really took a turn for the worst recently. I was about 220lbs a few weeks ago, and now…

Appalachian Trail - Bear Mountain

Appalachian Trail – Bear Mountain

Tania and I took a trip up north to Bear Mountain to walk one of its trails. We decided to take the Appalachian trail which presented us with a lot of stairs (100+ floors if I recall correctly). It was…

218

218

218 pounds. This is the heaviest I think I’ve ever been. After some previously failed attempts I think it’s time I take my health/fitness a bit more seriously. I’ve done it before and I can do it again. I plan…

Review of Blink Fitness in Jackson Heights

Review of Blink Fitness in Jackson Heights

Tania and I have decided to sign up to a local brand spanking new gym called Blink Fitness. Blink Fitness is owned by equinox and is much more affordable ($15 or $20 a month as compared to Equinox’s $150+ monthly…

I made it to the front  page of another sub-reddit

I made it to the front page of another sub-reddit

Back in January I had made it to the front page of r/itookapicture on Reddit. I have made it yet again to the front page of yet another sub-reddit. This time it is r/bodybuilding. I have to admit it feels…

Don’t wait till New Year’s - Month 12 complete

Don’t wait till New Year’s – Month 12 complete

It has officially been 365 days! Today completes my year-long journey. I kept thinking about this day many times along the way and never thought I would get here. I’ve tried in high school but only managed to stay focused…

Almost there

Almost there

It has been almost a year since I first began working out. Time sure has flown by. I remember when I couldn’t do much in the gym and I wasn’t capable of running very far. I tried to recreate this…

Bodybuilding update – Month 7 complete

Bodybuilding update – Month 7 complete

Month 7 is done. Seems like the months are flying by now. The strange part is my body is not progressing at a rate at which it used to during the first couple of months, but the good part is…

Bodybuilding update – Month 6 complete

Bodybuilding update – Month 6 complete

Ugh! The June wedding season has severely affected my body. For starters I am always tempted to eat food at these events because it’s so good. Secondly I am almost always having to make up a workout since I had…

Hard work pays off

Hard work pays off

When I’m tempted to stay in front of the computer I find a reason to go. When I am tried from a long day of work I encourage myself not to skip a day. It all comes down to the…