Yearly Archives: 2016

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Reflecting on Five Years of Running

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Five years ago today, Ellie and I ran our first official 5k road race. We did a very small local run sponsored by Medaille College. Ellie had run for years prior to this on and off, while I had really just started to do so to get in shape with the blog. Both of us were […]

Bench Press Gains!

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Upon arriving at the gym yesterday I was notified that I would be testing my one-rep bench press max. This was actually kind of exciting for me, because I have felt the weight going up recently. The unofficial goal over the next few month is to increase my bench up to around 200 lbs, which I […]

Weigh-In Wednesday October 12th 2016: Wedding Week!

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Here at 2 Fat Nerds each Wednesday is a Weigh-In day, where all of the data from the previous week is collected, displayed, and analyzed. If anyone is interested in taking part in weekly tracking, leave a comment! 

Explore Baltimore: Or Just Outside [Gettysburg, PA]

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One of my good friends from college is the daughter of a local television meteorologist. When I told her that we were moving to Baltimore she let me know that according to her father, the mid-Atlantic has the nicest and most hospitable climate. When we moved here in mid-July I thought that she must have […]

Ellie is in Gainz City!

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The Last Five Years: 2 Fat Nerds Turned 5

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2 Fat Nerds turned five last week. Looking back on the past five years, a lot has changed. Jon started this blog, lost a bunch of weight, ran a few half marathons, inspired a bunch of people, bought a house, and is saving the world. A few things have changed in my life too. I’ve […]

Weigh-In Wednesday October 5th 2016: Year Five!

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Here at 2 Fat Nerds each Wednesday is a Weigh-In day, where all of the data from the previous week is collected, displayed, and analyzed. If anyone is interested in taking part in weekly tracking, leave a comment! 

2 Fat Nerds: 5 Years Later

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Wow, this milestone certainly snuck up on me. Five years ago today Dollard and I decided to document our transition to a healthier life style. After four major iterations of the main blog, and countless revisions to the tracking system, I can honestly say I am flabbergasted that we are still here at all. Most […]

Guten Tag! We are Back! A view from the Hafelekarspitze.

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Hello! I didn’t publicize it too much, but Ellie and I were actually on vacation for the past couple of weeks in Europe! I have a little thing against publishing to the internet when my home will be empty for long periods of time, so I apologize for the black-out! 

Over the last two weeks, we went […]

Weigh-In Whatever August 26th 2016: Getting around to it!

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Here at 2 Fat Nerds each Wednesday is a Weigh-In day, where all of the data from the previous week is collected, displayed, and analyzed. If anyone is interested in taking part in weekly tracking, leave a comment!