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  • Fantastic, Fabulous, Fun at Zest Fest!

    Fantastic, Fabulous, Fun at Zest Fest!

    Midlife Road Trip experiences the fine line between pleasure and pain at Zest Fest in Irving, Texas where Rick enters Intensity Academy’s “Hot Lolly Lick-a-thon”, a tongue torturing contest involving the hottest lollipop on the planet. Can you say “OUCH!” ?  

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  • Hospitals and Road Trips

    Hospitals and Road Trips

    I had intended to write about my training regimen for the upcoming Mongol Rally,  But an unexpected bout of pancreatitis landed me in the hospital. Being in the hospital is not all bad. Not only did I receive some of the best medical care in the world, I got to legally experience some incredible hallucinogenic pain killers AND I lost 7 pounds in 7 days without exercising!!  While I’m not gonna miss the jello,  I admit that I was beginning […]

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