In lieu of church

Spent time in the woods yesterday morning, in lieu of church. There’s always something in lieu of church, but on...

200,000

I bought this car in October of 2005. At that time, I think that it had about 20 miles on...

It’s cold! Take the picture already!

I was walking in McDowell Nature Preserve and literally almost stepped on this fella. He was just sitting there by...

Spreading the travel bug

I plan to take my niece, Kayla, to Guatemala this year. She’s never been out of the country before and...

Travel Benefits

I think that it was sometime around 9th grade, 1976 or so. I was taking Spanish. The school had arranged...

Gun ownership?

A couple of weeks ago, my good friend Adam was kind enough to take me to the gun range and...

They say that the squeaky wheel gets the grease. And, most times, it seems that way. The person who is complaining the loudest/longest gets taken care of. I’ve not been much of a squeaker in my life, preferring to be…

I work from home but, each morning, I extend the route between my office and my bedroom by 2 to 6 miles, generally it’s about 5 miles.. I try my best to get out each morning just at sunrise, go…

As I was walking the other morning, I noticed some erratic movement in my peripheral vision. I looked up to see a moth caught in a single, yet strong, spider web. It was one of those webs that I would…

During my walks this week, I’ve come upon some empty pairs of shoes. Now, you might not think anything of it, but I’m connecting the dots! These unfortunate guys have been abducted! I’m sure of it. It’s too much of…

Well, maybe except for this one! 🙂