Monthly Archives: June 2016

Native Genius

I HATE work meetings, always have always will. And being Cold and Callous I hate the touchy feely meetings the worst. Team Building, getting to know you, in touch with each other feelings I just cringe… So, when we were … Continue reading

Posted in Work | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Trail Magic

You know, I wasn’t going to do a post today, I have other things to do, and even though it was a fun ride tonight (I snuck in 50 miles) up and until mile 49, nothing blogworthy had occurred. Who … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, General | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

A very cool Father’s day!

Somewhere close to 23 years ago I became a dad for the first time. As with all dads, I lamented that there was not an instruction manual, took 5 minute power naps in the car before driving home from work, and … Continue reading

Posted in Family, General | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Book Review: Biking Across America by Paul Stutzman

Recently I found myself restless. Not physically as May was a great month for the bike and June has been ok, but in my reading. I have long enjoyed books about adventuring, be it river, mountain or bike. The last … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

The Manchild

On Facebook Saturday I posted this: As a young dad, it is a win every day the next morning shines and the baby boy is smiling and you haven’t broken him.Those small victories continue to build until suddenly the Manchild … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

I wonder…

Back in Jr and Sr High School, at least when I was a kid, we had to take a test to help us figure out what jobs would be a “good fit” for us when we grew up. I took … Continue reading

Posted in Books, General | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Gotta give it a shot

I have mentioned quite a few times in my blog that I have been an avid reader since my dad handed me my first Louis L’Amour book back in the 4th grade. To be honest, I also remember reading “Billy … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure, General | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

The Egg Run

Like many of y’all, when the weekend rolls around, some of that time becomes errand time. Groceries, gas, drug store, or Costco, each has to be fit into a time we are not at work, hence the weekend. Generally, Michelle … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, General | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Racking Up the Miles: May 2016

Way back in the early days of the 20,000 miles blog (back then it was 10,000 miles (true story)) I did my first racking up the miles post. It was a chance a sit back, reflect on the month, and … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments