Monthly Archives: September 2014

A new surprise in the neighborhood

Folks, my wife is a planner. She is always looking ahead, next week, next month, next year, and farther out.  (It’s a damn good thing, I am lucky to plan ahead enough to see if my mom wants to feed … Continue reading

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AN observation day…

Yesterday was a busy day.  Errands, chores around the house, getting things done meant we were  out and about a lot yesterday.  Strange though, it was one of those days where I noticed some things about the people around us…

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A good Hubby?

Well yall, last week I posted about Michelle’s birthday, it was a milestone one (with a zero at the end) so it was very important. I checked with her Sunday evening, after all had left and the house was quiet (and … Continue reading

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Cotton Kills!

During my mountain climbing years, I learned many things.  How to self-arrest and stop my butt from sliding off the side of a mountain.  How to rest step my way up a 45 degree slope without stopping.  How to put … Continue reading

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Was it the last ride of Summer or first ride of Autumn?

Everyone who knows me in real live life (or even on Facebook) has heard me complaining about how hot it has been this summer.  I like Seattle for its year round cycling weather (as long  as you don’t mind getting … Continue reading

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The Birthday Girl’s Weekend

Folks it has been a VERY long and VERY fun weekend, even with a bit a bad stuff mixed in.  This weekend was a milestone birthday for my gorgeous bride, and it was important to me that it was memorable! … Continue reading

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Book Review: Two Wheels North by Evelyn McDaniel Gibb

This was a bit of a unique book for me.  First off, it was a book, NOT an eBook.  I have a very few authors that I still read in paper, since nowadays I prefer the ease and convenience of … Continue reading

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Interesting night in Spokane

I have spent many a night in Spokane over the last 5 years or so.  Before I left the Mighty P, and when I was with the Holy P, I was sent over here to train folks in our eastern … Continue reading

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The OTHER part of Washington State

Anyone who reads my blog regularly knows how much I love the Northwest, both Washington and Oregon.  The mountains, ocean beaches, trees, and greenness (no I don’t know if that is a word, but I’m going with it!) are some … Continue reading

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Cycling Culture

I’ve been going through a bit of a blogging dry spell lately.  I think being busy with real life stuff, and therefore being off the bike more than I have in years, has resulted in a lot lest saddle time. … Continue reading

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