This is Eli

A blog about Eli. A blog about survival – and by that, I mean life!

Yes, as through this world I’ve wandered I’ve seen lots of funny men; Some will rob you with a six-gun, And some with a fountain pen. -Woodie Guthrie If you, like me, are interested in getting a handle on the inner-workings of pharma, – the good and the bad – you’re going to want to …

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Taking trips together to make good memories as often as we can is a maje. priority. That’s why I’m opening the books on our travels with this post. If a buncha knuckleheads like us can spring it, maybe all the knuckleheads out there can take a decent trip, too.

It’s Travel Tuesday. Today, I’ll visit the past. On the peaceful grounds of the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum this fall, I stumbled upon the final resting place of a number of rodeo animals from across the country, including a bucking bull aptly named Tornado who hailed from Oklahoma. I wrote a piece for …

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Heya! A few weeks back I declared a renewed focus on soup, which can be gussied up, slimmed down or fattened with ease. Bonus: It is budget-friendly. And as the New Year turned, I began to think about what I’d like to do more of here, and less of here. Food is, obviously, key to …

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I kept my goal for the Healthy 65 wellness challenge vague. “Strength.” When in doubt – be vague. But what does this goal even mean, strength? Staring down 2016 I feel more confused than ever about my fitness goals. Over the weekend, I took this confusion to Google. Google took me to YouTube, where I found just what …

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Hey ya’ll! Happy New Year! I like to contemplate what I’m doing here on the world wide webs, especially when a year turns over, new leaf style. What do I want to do more of? Why did the song “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” pop into my head as I wrote that? What do I …

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