Monthly Archives: June 2013

No Joju

I decided to give the Vietnamese sandwich shop, Joju, in Elmhurst another shot and got their Japanese pork sandwich. It was different, but not great. The beef certainly tasted better than their classic, but it was way too greasy to … Continue reading

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Zombie Circles

I did my second run last night and although I’m happy that I was able to run for a longer distance, I was in a ton of pain. My calves were killing me half way into my run. I’m pretty … Continue reading

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Joju?

Yesterday I decided to venture out and get a Vietnamese sandwich, bahn mi, from a new restaurant named Joju in Elmhurst. When I walked in, I was greeted with a more modern take on the classic Vietnamese sandwich with choices … Continue reading

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Morning Bread

I love bread. So much so that I had an alternate screen name in college as breadman24. Yesterday morning one of my co-workers came in with fresh Colombian cheese bread. It just sounds good. I was in total bliss as … Continue reading

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My MAN OF STEEL Review

I really enjoyed Zach Snyder’s Man of Steel film. Although not perfect by any means, I understand that it’s quite difficult to do a Superman movie correctly and I think this one is pretty close to anything that anyone can … Continue reading

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Chicken Stick

For lunch today I picked up a chicken stick at the Chinese food cart on 51st Ave & Broadway in Elmhurst. They’re known for their tasty and greasy dumplings, but their chicken stick is pretty good too. They used to … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Weekend

On Saturday we drove all the way out to exit 71, Riverhead, to go organic strawberry picking with another family from church. Yogurt breakfast. Asian Flower Gang. CJ’s too cool for flowers. Where’s the dinosaur chicken? CJ did some shopping … Continue reading

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I Hate Running

Although I’m two months behind my training schedule in preparation for my Tough Mudder event in October, I half-heartedly knew that I couldn’t really begin until I was finished with school. To help me, I purchased a cheap iphone armband … Continue reading

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I Have A Gift

Yesterday was the last day of classes. I still have two more weeks of work in the program office, but I’m done with teaching. No more geometry. I’m really relieved to not have to lesson plan nearly each night now, … Continue reading

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The Infected

Last Friday, during the middle of the heat wave, I felt very weak and tired when I awoke to go to work. I showered and I still felt hot. So hot that I told my wife that I simply had … Continue reading

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