I flew into Seattle today and tried out my Global Entry status for the first time. This was always going to be better than the alternative (queue for a very long time until a grumpy[…]
So today, without even feeling particularly fast, I managed to do a length of the pool in 25 seconds, 2 seconds faster than my previous best, and even when I was tired at the end[…]
I woke up this morning to black skies. Huge rain clouds had appeared above Singapore. Before long, the black clouds vanished. This was because it started raining so hard that it was no longer possible[…]
Today I did 25 pull ups in just under 22 minutes. That’s a bit better than 1 per minute, so I’m progressing; at my worst I took almost 26 minutes to do that.
One thing that is heartening, but sometimes very frustrating, about my daughters is that they really don’t care too much about social norms at this point. I don’t know if that’s because they’re very independently[…]
My wife took the girls to the Botanic Gardens to scooter around, while I went climbing, and inadvertently ripped the skin around the first knuckle of my right ring finger. Serve me right for lunging[…]
Today I went climbing and finally managed a tough problem on the 40° wall – a lot of oomph and having to heel hook while doing my best not to fall off. Afterwards, my forearms[…]