Tag Archives: Life Time Fitness

the blessing i have to reject

I am Irish. Well, Irish enough. You’d never know it from looking at me. 6’4″ bald guy? Hardly leprechaun stock. But my mother, her mother, and her mother before that are/were all flaming Irish redheads. I’m at least 1/4 Irish … Continue reading

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january people

I have decided that working out is bad for me. I can work out at Burger King. Oh good gosh. The guy in the locker room who I overheard saying this was dangerously, well, endomorphic. The shape of his body … Continue reading

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what do you see?

When you look at a group of teenagers, or preteens, or college students, what do you see? The gym has been extremely crowded the past few days, even at times I wouldn’t expect it to be. The weight room is … Continue reading

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10,000 hours

Listening to Outliers has been on pause for several days, but I continue to mull some things over. Because they come more frequently and tend to pile up, I always try to get caught up on my podcasts (85-ish subscriptions) … Continue reading

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counting the cost

Whenever I drive away from Lifetime Fitness around the northwest corner of the lot, I see the nowhere-near-finished heart of the high-end shopping center Corbin Park. Von Maur, Buffalo Wild Wings, and a smattering of other standalone stores are up … Continue reading

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worth the dime?

The other day as I found a locker to get settled into at Life Time Fitness, I saw a dime on the floor. Now, a penny I would have let lie. But a dime – of course I bent over … Continue reading

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new/ old

[legacy post from blogspot] I’m starting a “new” job Monday. It’s actually a job I had for almost 5 years, until Labor Day last year. I would not be returning to it, except I couldn’t do the job I had … Continue reading

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