Whole Foods Lit a Fire Under Fairway!

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This is a tale about the primarily residential section of Manhattan known as the Upper East Side but it could easily be about any upscale urban residential neighborhood. Years ago, long before Trader Joes and Whole Foods, there was a wonderful specialty food store in Manhattan called Fairway. It was a large store, with plenty … Read More

If George Clooney’s Running the 2016 London Marathon, so am I!


Let me preface this by saying that running the London Marathon has always been a goal of mine, and that, on Sunday, as I kept up with the running of the London Marathon on the internet, I wrote on a British friend’s Facebook page that we really have to run the London Marathon next year. … Read More

Eek, I Was Watched the Entire Time I Ran! Hotel Fitness Center: Doubletree, Agra, India


I recently stayed at the Hilton Doubletree Hotel in Agra, India. Running outdoors was not an option, so I decided to work out at the gym. Getting to the fitness center was a little difficult – I had to go down one elevator, then outside past the pool, then re-enter another door. The pool actually … Read More

Wingtips Lounge – JFK Airport

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The Wingtips Lounge is located at Terminal 4 at JFK, just past security.  It serves many airlines and is also a Priority Pass Lounge.  I have been there a number of times before, when it was previously known as the Oasis Lounge.  On those prior visits, I was underwhelmed by the lounge, and disturbed by … Read More

Winners of 5 Gogo Passes Announced


Thank you for those who participated in the giveaway for 5 Gogo Inflight Wi-fi passes! The 5 winners were chosen using random.org. The winners are: JRG, who likes to quietly read magazines or look out the window David, who likes to listen to music or watch videos Thomas, who enjoys catching up on reading Golfin17, … Read More