Food

Jaw Dropping Efficiency



Hark… Snow! I mentioned yesterday that it snowed here in Sardinia on our fourth to final training ride. I did not put enough emphasis into the fact that the snow was preceded […]

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Sono Arrivato



If you made it all the way to the end of the last post, you would of course realize that I have arrived (or sono arrivato for those of you practicing your […]

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Tuscan Food and Drink



Who’s been to the grocery store lately and seen those distinctively orange looking tomatoes in the fruit section? Please allow me to offer some advice: it’s time to get out from under […]

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Hawaii Vacation 1.0



ALOHA from Hawaii! Yes, using local vernacular already – exclamation point and all. First time to Hawaii for this guy, how could I not be amped?! I have quickly discovered that Maui […]

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Ciao e benvenuti a Joao’s Fat Man Tours!



Joao is a friend and former teammate of mine on Bissell, then two years later alongside me at the Cervelo Test Team. I’ve been practicing my trans-Atlantic jet setting, so in the […]

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1 photo = 1,000 words, right? Ergo, this entry = 23,000 words



And on the 28th day of July of the 2011th year of our Lord, Ted King declared, “There shall be a blog entry.” And it was good. Ladies and gentlemen, allow myself […]

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Napa: rad



No no, I haven’t switched careers to become a photo journalist. Fret not. Rather I’ve taken some photos of late. In particular, this week here in Napa. It’s been an extraordinarily productive […]

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Neither Rain Nor Sleet Nor Snow Nor the Italians…



Backtrack a bit, I have a very kind friend who offered to send something very special to me in Italy. It’s something that’s next to impossible to get in Mediterranean Italia, it […]

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