We had a fabulous sunset yesterday. Engine 3 is in the sunset of its career. Its replacement is under construction now.
Daylight Savings Time has ended, the yard is completely covered in leaves, and the Volvo has frost on it this morning. Hello, November!
Long term readers of the blog will be aware that my life is often a shell game. Every simple task seems to take extra steps, backtracking, and at least twice as long as it should. This is a major ongoing frustration for me. This past week we had a windstorm. A large tree fell acrossContinue reading “Credit where it’s due”
I bought new clothespins this spring. I continue to be one of those odd Yankees who prefers to hang my laundry outside when the weather permits. In our modern ‘green’ society, why does no one encourage this? (Side note: my neighborhood forbids clotheslines. They also forbid my antique truck, my RV, and my chickens. TheyContinue reading “Don’t make them like they used to. . .”
Beth and I had a great ride today! When we got home, we discovered that we were the second highest fundraisers at our local ride. $156 would put us over the top, and donations are still open. . . https://www.gentlemansride.com/rider/mack505
We’ve met our goal. Thank you to all who donated! I’ve issued a matching challenge from now until 8:00 PM Eastern 9/28. Please see the video and donate here.
I’m riding in the Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride this weekend, to raise money for male-specific cancer research and suicide prevention. PLEASE take a moment to donate. This is personal for me. The link is here.
“The mountains are calling and I must answer.” I know not what attracts me to these mountains. They are pretty; they are majestic. I vacationed here as a child. They beckon to me with peace and calm even when out of my sight. And sometimes, I must go for a hike. I sit on aContinue reading “End of Trail”
Smile! It’s Friday!
I mounted the camera on the Ural and took it for a spin last weekend, just to prove it worked.