2016 NFL Championship Round: Predictions

Well, I could have been 3/4 on my divisional round predictions. If I had just stuck to my guns and went with Carolina instead of Seattle! I had Carolina all week and then changed my mind last minute on my blog post. Oh well.

So, who’s going to play Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara? Predictions follow:

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2016 NFL Divisional Round Predictions

It’s funny that I thought the Wild Card predictions would be easy. In the end I got 3/4 calls correct, but it should have been 1/4, given the Vikings and Bengals both gifted their respective games away. And now we face the divisional round predictions, which look much more difficult.

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2016 New Year’s Resolutions

Last year’s resolutions:

Fail. Fail. Much fail. I hastily concocted those resolutions and really didn’t put my heart into them. The resolutions that came true were: 1) go┬ástorm chasing; 2) social life (surprisingly); 3) career clarity. The exercise, blogging, and financial planning resolutions crashed and burned.

Bummer. ­čśŽ

This year I have put a much more effort into thinking about these resolutions.

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2015 Year in Review

It was the best of years, it was the worst of years…

If I could use a one word to describe the year: transformative. If I could use two words: a failure. I failed in 2015 more than I have ever failed in my life. But I learned a great deal too, and I dare say I am a different person now than I was when 2015 dawned. For one, I started off the year worrying about running out of brain plasticity to learn cool things. I ended the year worrying about how I am ever going to be as emotionally intelligence and socially adept as everyone else around me.

Highlights, in no particular order (though #1 is definitely #1):

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