My ADD Blog

There's no theme for this blog, just random thoughts.
I’ve been in Hawaii for 3 weeks now and the humidity, at first welcomed but now I find it stifling. But there’s so much good ramen here, what can one hungry local boy do?

I’ve been in Hawaii for 3 weeks now and the humidity, at first welcomed but now I find it stifling. But there’s so much good ramen here, what can one hungry local boy do?

BTK - Fourth time the charm… homemade yogurt, finally (I hope).  We’ll see after it strains and chills.

BTK - Fourth time the charm… homemade yogurt, finally (I hope). We’ll see after it strains and chills.

The first time my niece’s mom made shoyu hotdog, my niece asked why are they eating this kind of food… it’s because it wasn’t cut like octopus hotdogs.  And with anise — that’s the secret ingredient.

The first time my niece’s mom made shoyu hotdog, my niece asked why are they eating this kind of food… it’s because it wasn’t cut like octopus hotdogs. And with anise — that’s the secret ingredient.

I always dreamed of the day that I can ride my bike to work every day… but I never dreamed it would be in Paradise, wearing shorts,  tshirt and slippers.

I always dreamed of the day that I can ride my bike to work every day… but I never dreamed it would be in Paradise, wearing shorts, tshirt and slippers.

There’s Meadow Gold, then there’s Korean gold… I moved back to Hawaii two weeks ago and it was TIME TO MAKE KIMCHI.

There’s Meadow Gold, then there’s Korean gold… I moved back to Hawaii two weeks ago and it was TIME TO MAKE KIMCHI.

I’ve been helping my bro fix up his place a bit, doing some yard work, making a compost pile, and laying down some new laminate flooring.  There’s few things more rewarding than a little sweat equity.  Demolition is more fun, but renovation is more satisfying.

My sabbatical time off is nearing its end and I’ll miss being a house husband at my brother’s place, especially cooking for my bro and my niece.  It’s been getting cold so today I made a big pot of stew.  And fried some ground turkey with onions to freeze for some quick future meals so that my niece doesn’t starve after I’m gone.

First meal in Frankfurt… yeah sounds healthy for German eating, but my buddy Larry and I have this friendly wager on who will be in better shape in one month’s time for his wedding.  It’s simple, our suits don’t fit.
And if anyone is curious, there’s no such thing as a friendly wager… I’m going all out.

First meal in Frankfurt… yeah sounds healthy for German eating, but my buddy Larry and I have this friendly wager on who will be in better shape in one month’s time for his wedding.  It’s simple, our suits don’t fit.

And if anyone is curious, there’s no such thing as a friendly wager… I’m going all out.

Hayatz on the Go: Training for an ultra

johnhayato:

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So it’s getting close to that time of year when I start thinking about running long. If you’re a triathlete, the season will be winding down and you’re looking for that next challenge. Many in my club sign up for a distance at the Northface Endurance Challenge and while I’ve done that in…

BTK - Just some dishes I threw together for dinner with my bro… mainly to get rid of some extra basil, chicken, and way too much kimchi.  It’s like Iron Chef but the secret ingredient is everything in the fridge.

BTK - Just some dishes I threw together for dinner with my bro… mainly to get rid of some extra basil, chicken, and way too much kimchi.  It’s like Iron Chef but the secret ingredient is everything in the fridge.