Weekend in Review: Burgers, Backyards, Sweaty Runs

This past weekend was gloriously devoid of an agenda. My house-spouse XFE took care of most of the errands when he got back on Friday, so there was very little running around. Only one brief trip to Home Depot, which is pretty unusual since we moved into the house. I’m pretty sure that if we … Continue reading Weekend in Review: Burgers, Backyards, Sweaty Runs

100th Post – Can You Feel the Spam?

Well kids, we’ve arrived at the 100th post on thePoeLog. Isn’t that crazy?! 100 laugh-filled posts on reality tv, food, running, and traveling. That’s more posts than Lindsay Lohan sober days! That’s more posts than Kim Kardashian’s total marriage (although, to be fair, I have not posted every single day and Kim did stay married … Continue reading 100th Post – Can You Feel the Spam?

I Got 99 Vices and Modesty Ain’t One

So, I know it might be hard to tell by this whole blog thing, but I’m about as perfect as Kate Moss without makeup. Here’s a partial list of some of my most annoying vices. I’ve got a wee bit of a potty mouth.—I cuss. A lot. Around people I should not be cussing around. … Continue reading I Got 99 Vices and Modesty Ain’t One

Savage Beauty (Interrupted)

I just got back from an amazing weekend in New York, so there will be a few blog posts this week on that trip. One of the main reason I went to NY this weekend was to see the Alexander McQueen exhibit at the Met, which I did this morning. But yesterday, my friend Emilia and … Continue reading Savage Beauty (Interrupted)

Let’s Build a Better Toilet

Somebody is finally working on an important issue. My hat–and pants—off to you Gates Foundation. “The foundation announced $41.5 million worth of grants on Tuesday aimed at getting someone to reengineer the flushing porcelain pot, which has been in use since the 1700s. ‘No innovation in the past 200 years has done more to save … Continue reading Let’s Build a Better Toilet

ThePoeLog 2012 Christmas Gift Guide (You’re Welcome)

Christmas is coming, or so the Robertson’s on Duck Dynasty have told me (we just watched the Christmas special this past weekend). When it comes to Christmas, I personally believe everybody over 25 years of age should just buy their own crap. But, if you are looking for some great gift ideas, these all do … Continue reading ThePoeLog 2012 Christmas Gift Guide (You’re Welcome)