Tag: Groupon

How I beat my jiggly fat and wound up on a blind date

As I was riding Daisy, my new love, to the Belmont El stop on Saturday, to meet a girl I had “met” just days previous and only “spoken to” via Facebook and email, with a plan of spending the rest of the day with her traversing the streets of Chicago, I retraced the long route Read more…

Testosterone? [knock, knock] Hellooooo?

I was doing some number crunching the other day for tax purposes, updating my totals for the Minglers [events I throw out of my home as a way for people to expand their networks – social, romantic, professional; the one caveat is that everyone comes solo]. It was interesting to look back to the very Read more…

Summer camp for geeks… and I think I may be one!

Pics by Paul Saini In continuation of the Solo Life, I attended a two-day conference this past weekend, party of one.  But like has happened with the last few Solo Life attempts, being alone amongst strangers was thwarted.  A Dance Experiment participant and a Mingler guest were present.  But as we were all there to Read more…

Doing things solo #6

The activity I did by myself this week, as part of the Solo Life, was a cooking class/dining experience at Bespoke Cuisine. I signed up for one of their Mix it Up Cooking Parties – Bespoke’s Mix it Up Cooking Parties combine a hands-on cooking experience with a pampered seated dinner in our loft-like private Read more…