FC: daryl lyndon bailey nickname: biff bailey | a little about me
1: (I wish I could delete this page and make it one of a spread. But the nuance of how to make it so has escaped me. You may also find the last page is switched with the back cover in the final edition. With apologies, please continue.) | We cook at home as often as we can. Its fun, and we get to eat healthy, wholesome food (most of the time.) | My first college studies were there at SMU in Dallas. I have BS in Civil Engineering with loads of math and Master of Business Administration. | Now I continue with TAMU towards Teacher Certification and Masters in Math.
2: It is better to wear out than to rust out. RICHARD CUMBERLAND | I've started and finished three Ironman triathlons, most recently in 2011. | I've skated competitively, across the US and abroad.
3: I have a home in east Dallas. | I live there with my family, Tanisha, Sam and Sidney
4: My faithful, patient wife. Tanisha, BS RN, 3x Ironman, Boston Marathoner, Mother to Sam and Sidney.
5: I have done a lot of good work for a lot of good companies over the years. I look forward to doing a lot more good work as a teacher.
6: I've toured quite a bit in Europe, mainly by train, public transport and skates. I've come to respect and sometimes admire the ways of our foreign neighbors. After all , they've lived together hundreds of years longer than us.
7: Sam and Sidney are the biggest blessings of my life. They are my grounding force.
8: We cook at home as often as we can. Its fun, and we get to eat healthy, wholesome food (most of the time.)
9: We Love fresh coffee. Very fresh, home roasted, espresso coffee! And lots of it.
10: Photos: Cover, Biff Bailey at Ironman Coeur d'Alene, 2007, author's collection 1. SMU graphic, http://smu.edu TAMU-Commerce graphic, http://leo.tamu-commerce.edu 2. Ironman Coeur d'Alene, 2010, author's collection Ironman Coeur d'Alene, 2007, author's collection Athen-to-Alanta Road Race 2000, author's collection 3. My house, 2012, author's collection Tanisha, Sam and Sidney, June 2010, author's collection 4. Tanisha, Ironman Zurich, July 2005, author's collection Tanisha, 2011, author's collection Tanisha's graduation, January 2011, author's collection Wedding picture, August 2006, author's collection Biff and Tanisha, Barcelona, 2005, author's collection Tanisha, Coeur d'Alene, 2007, author's collection 5. Documents clockwise - Structural calculations for a beam, a property marketing plan PowerPoint presentation, some Biff's building certifications (graphics from http://nahb.org and http://preservationdallas.org), Weekley Homs and Weyeraheuser business cards, property for sale sign and Financial Manager employment contract. All from author's collection
11: Photos continued: 6.. Right to left and top to bottom: Vienna, Austria, 2004, Gare Sur, Paris France, Subway, Stockholm, Sweden, 2003, Unknown, Harlem, Holland, 2005, Vienna, Austria, 2004, London, England, 2002, Amsterdam, Holland, 2005, Grenoble, France, 2005, Lyon, France, 2005, Zurich, Switzerland, 2004. All from author's collection 7. Clockwise from upper left: Sam (l) and Sidney (r) on fishing pier at White Rock Lake, 2011, Sam (l) and Sidney (r) at the stone tables park at White Rock Lake 2011, Sidney (l), Biff and Sam (r) at Coeur d'Alene, 2010, Sam (l) and Sidney (r), 2011, Sam, Tanisha and Sidney, Madison, Wisconsin, August 2011, Sidney, Dallas, 2010. All from author's collection. 8. Left to right and top to bottom. Three cheese, salami, tomato pizza on whole wheat dough, buckwheat pancakes, black bean dip, vegetarian bean chili, lemon creme brulee, five veggie pasta sauce ingredients and finished five veggie sauce. All from author's collection. 9. Left to right and top to bottom. A finished latte and the espresso machine, off-axis drum roaster, stove-top espresso cooker, three batches of roasted beans side by side, and off-axis drum roaster. All from author's collection.