Archive for December, 2009

Epic pecan pie fail

Posted by Darrin Maidlow on December 26 2009 Add Comments

I was tricked into bringing home the leftover pecan pie.  “Oh I’ll just put it in the freezer and have a piece once a week” I said. Yah, well that lasted all of an hour.  I was down in my office playing World of Warcraft and the pie was calling to me from the freezer.   [...]

Merry Christmas and a healthy new year!

Posted by Darrin Maidlow on December 25 2009 Add Comments

I know its corny but I couldn’t resist it. Just got back from the family Christmas fun.  Three things of relevance I thought I would share.  First I received from my mother my very own espresso / cappuccino maker!  Thanks Mom!   This thing is GREAT and its going to save me thousands of dollars a [...]

Running in extreme cold

Posted by Darrin Maidlow on December 22 2009 Add Comments

This is what happens when you run in –34C…

One fast food burger can’t hurt?

Posted by Darrin Maidlow on December 15 2009 Add Comments

Yesterday my friend Marty and I were out at the range for a little frigid target practice. On the way back into town we both agreed we were pretty hungry. He brought up the Wendy’s Baconator and how awesome it was. I said sure let’s hit Wendy’s! It has been over a year and a [...]