Monthly Archives: December 2013

Another birthday another day older…

Since I am two days late I understand you being annoyed, but I am sorry family business got in the way and I wanted to write on my birthday and talk about being older than when I posted last. We … Continue reading

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Emily you make me so much better than I ever was…

This is a public letter to my wife of 7 years, Emily Sockwell Batson. I know I fall down on the gift giving side of things when you always create something wonderfully sentimental. Here is my attempt and I just … Continue reading

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I do kind of look like a caveman…

So here is an entry about food, one of the things that this site is named after. Since my 3rd back surgery and the doctor’s orders to be less mobile I have put on the pounds. I became less active … Continue reading

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Back on two wheels part 1…

Over the last couple of weekends I have been back on my bike and my world is seeming much much brighter. Through May of this last year my back has given me all kinds of trouble and has limited my … Continue reading

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We aren’t that important…

I have been listening to my main man Neil DeGrasse Tyson lately. He has a podcast called Star Talk Radio and it talks about the cosmos and it has gotten me thinking lately. When we start thinking in the grand scheme of … Continue reading

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