Rooted

Got my first root canal. It was surprisingly not horrible; 45 minutes with barely any discomfort during the procedure. The next day however, the area is swollen and a bit tender. Had a interesting talk with the endodontist about drill bits and files, how new materials offer greater flexibility. Lots and lots of files… Then […]

My funny endodontist

I laughed out loud while filling out registration forms at the endodontist’s office. “Question 7?” asked the woman behind the front desk. “Yup!” I replied, happy that such a bummer of a premise could be lightened. Humor always helps.

We have bikes

Yup. Rentable bikes in Cincinnati. And they’re in lots of good spots around the city. I haven’t used ’em, but I like riding a bike. It’s super fun and feels good. I encourage doing it often. Soapbox: I’m not, however, sold on those new bike lanes on Columbia Parkway. They’re inconsistent and I feel they […]

Mt. Airy

The hiking trails in Mt. Airy are, like many, really poorly marked. Luckily getting lost with Dan is an enjoyable endeavor, the weather was perfect, and we got lots of steps on the odometer.

Thumbs up

Time for the¬†yearly checkup with my oncologist. All bloodwork and a cursory physical exam suggests everything is fine. (Yay.) Great relief after a bad scare last year that turned out to be nothing to worry about, but a much needed kick in the seat of the pants to live more intentionally. Right now I’m filled […]

Pedaling

Phone snap in the middle of a bike ride. Of mild interest, this picture was totally better before I fiddled with it.

The road bike

England Idlewild

My inaugural ride around some of the trails at England Idlewild in Burlington, Kentucky. Worth the haul.

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