Archive / March, 2011

Slow Carb Diet Fail

After being on the slow carb diet for 7 of the last 8 weeks, I haven’t seen enough change to hold my attention.

Shadows of the Samurai

Today I visited the Fleming Museum to see the exhibit “Shadows of the Samurai.” The pieces on display include full suits of samurai (侍) armor, katana (long swords), yari (spear), and yumi (bows), as well as other pieces including a tea set and theater masks. (more…)

Review: NAVIGON MobileNavigator North America

I have been using NAVIGON MobileNavigator North America for the last couple weeks. NAVIGON NA is a GPS app for Apple’s iPhone. Unlike the built in Google Maps app, Navigon provides turn-by-turn directions, similar to Google Maps on Android devices, or TomTom.

Slow Carb Diet: Week 4

I just read that some people fail to see any significant change in the slow carb diet for the first 4-6 weeks.