A cyclist’s favorite topic

A cyclist’s favorite topic

Today I learned I’m waterproof, my bags are waterproof, my bike computer is waterproof, but my bike might not be. Oh my poor

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Bike tour Netherlands to Slovenia: begins!

Bike tour Netherlands to Slovenia: begins!

The sun rises at 8 am this time of year, and I went out the door with it this morning. It was the start

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Finishing a Master's

Finishing a Master's

A week ago I presented my master's thesis to my defense committee, marking the completion of the months-long project. So even though I'm not

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Metro Something Something

Metro Something Something

I came home to visit family in Houston after 2 years studying in the Netherlands, and trauma was the word that immediately came to

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Ride Report: BRM200 Mariawald

Ride Report: BRM200 Mariawald

Originally started more than a hundred years ago in Paris, the brevet is a long distance non-competitive self-supported cycling event. And you can tell they mean it when the shortest version is 200 kilometers!

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Oh I'm so sore

Oh I'm so sore

Living in the ankle of the Netherlands got me thinking about how many countries I could visit in a single day. In this post I'm sharing how this 5 country ride turned out. Read on for fun details, video documentation, and map animations of this little treat to myself.

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Locked Out

Locked Out

One of my little tricks is to carry a pocket backpack with me when I go out for a run. A few days ago, a little bit rushed for time, I forgot to grab it as I went out the door. Luckily, I realized my mistake within a few steps. Unluckily, I realized I also forgot the key to my apartment.

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Antwerp 10 Miles: Race Report

Antwerp 10 Miles: Race Report

This report shares my experience in the Antwerp 10 mile race, run in April 2023. I'll go over some of the logistics of the

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Typechecked... Comments!?

Typechecked... Comments!?

That's right, you might be familiar with a type system in computer programming, but have you considered applying the same idea to comments? This post introduces Code Couplet, a new VS Code extension which does exactly that.

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The AI Crunch

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The AI Crunch

Usually my posts here share something I've made or done. This one is a bit different. Here, I want to begin a discussion on

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