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A side trip to Pullman

Anyone who knows me knows I went to WSU. But for those of you who don’t know where WSU is, its in a tiny town in eastern Washington called Pullman, 8 miles from the Idaho border. This means, from the … Continue reading

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Becoming a Member of the Strohs Bros and Fros

Tonight was dinner with the Manchild, as are most Tuesdays.  I had a hankering for some pancakes, so it was off to IHOP for a quick dinner and then on to play some billiards.  All in all a typical Tuesday … Continue reading

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It’ll wash right off!

If anyone would’ve asked me prior to today, I would have answered without a doubt that I had done a post about this story. However, two things this week made me check.  The first was one of my students asking why … Continue reading

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Damn I needed that!

Folks, I do my best to give my wife credit for everything she does,  Michelle is amazing.  She knows I have been down on myself for not riding much, and not going on rides on the weekends.  So when I … Continue reading

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GO COUGS!

OK, I am going to sound like an old curmudgeon here. Something that will sound like “Back in my day…” But that is exactly what I am going to do here. I will also be stepping away from anything to … Continue reading

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Dropping like flies!

Today was my second century ride of the month.  The Cascade Bike Club’s Flying Wheels Summer Century.  It is a very hilly, and very tough course through Snohomish County.  this route was my very first century ever, and this was … Continue reading

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Starving College Kid

I was doing my lunchtime walk last week, and I ran into a sign I hadn’t seen before. I couldn’t help but think this was the kind of sign that would have called my group and I in for miles … Continue reading

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Road Trip!

Today was not your normal Friday.  On a normal Friday, we’d be waking up early, getting ready, and driving to work.  Just like most of the rest of the world.  Today was different, we were going on a road trip … Continue reading

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Trying to get my butt in gear!

Ever have those times that you just DON’T want to work out.  When the call of the couch is hard to resist?  Worse yet, snacks are calling your name, and they want to join you on the couch! Lately I … Continue reading

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Scaring the Children

I am a pretty good dad.  We have two boys, the Math Major is now 20 and the Manchild is 15.  Both of them are smarter than hell, and they and I get along better than my dad and I … Continue reading

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