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A Super Celebration

Monday, February 23, 2015      3 comments

So, Saturday was my big "70" birthday. My very best buddy and wife told me that she had planned a get-together with family on Sunday. So, I was really looking forward to seeing the Gang. When Sunday afternoon came, Surprise, surprise...sister-in... Read more

The Coolest Thing

Tuesday, February 17, 2015      1 comments

I have been training my Aussie in agility for a bit more than a year. My current trainer told me that I needed to exercise my dog more so as to allow him to have more endurance. So, I began researching those attachments to the bike that allow th... Read more


Sunday, February 15, 2015      3 comments

Took out my wallet and signed up for 5 organized rides ranging in distance between 62 and 100 miles. We'll add some more later in the year. I try to do at least 12 organized rides each year. Great way to meet folks and have a great time. One of ... Read more


Friday, January 30, 2015      2 comments

The weather has been real bike friendly lately. In the 70's the last 3 days. Thoroughly enjoyed my rides. If only those temperatures held for a while. On the nutritional front, we're doing good. With RAGBRAI coming up, have to get lean and mean.... Read more


Wednesday, January 28, 2015      2 comments

For the past 4 years, I have come out and invited whomever is interested in a challenge, to come out and join the thousands other who come out to Iowa and traverse the state in 7 days. This year's route was announced Saturday and it looks very d... Read more

Real Crazy!

Monday, January 26, 2015      1 comments

So far, January has been one nutty month. The temperatures have been vacillating between 30 degrees one day and 75 degrees the next. Additionally, the rains and wind have made cycling a real challenge. But, we must continue to "Do It. While it m... Read more


Wednesday, January 14, 2015      4 comments

For South Texas, it has been on crazy winter. It's been unseasonably cold, rainy , and windy. I could not ride for 3 days, then was able to ride for 3. Today, unable to ride. It's reay frustrating. But, I should not complain cause the folks in t... Read more


Friday, January 09, 2015      3 comments

It was indeed very cold yesterday. I pondered as to wether or not to bike and decided to go out there and give it a try. After 2+ hours on the bike and many weird looks from my neighbors and friends, I survived the ride and felt real good at the... Read more


Thursday, January 08, 2015      2 comments

Well, the weatherman says that it's 26 degrees, down to 20 wind chill. The question is, will I ride my bike or not. Stay tuned as I think about the wind and the cold and my bod freezing. I must be nuts to even consider biking today. But, who eve... Read more


Wednesday, January 07, 2015      3 comments

It was cold and very windy today. Felt like I was going uphill most of the 2+ hour ride. A real challenge. My puppy is really coming along with the agility training. It's been 11 months since we started and he's really pick it up quickly. Worl... Read more


Tuesday, January 06, 2015      3 comments

It has been a very busy day. Rode my bike for 2+ hours, shopped at Costco, trained the puppy, mowed the lawn, stacked a zillion leaves into piles. I am totally beat. Will sleep like a baby. HOOAAA!!... Read more


Sunday, January 04, 2015      3 comments

I'm back into my groove. Got on my bike and did it, in spite of high winds and cold. Sure felt good. While the speed was slow, the ride was heavenly. On the consumption side, all was good. HOOAAA!!... Read more


Saturday, January 03, 2015      0 comments

Finally, after 7 days I was able to get on my bike and do a tiny little ride. It felt so good. After the ride, I cleaned my Cervelo up and made it look like a new bike. So, not only was I able to ride my bike, but was also able to train the pupp... Read more

New Year

Thursday, January 01, 2015      10 comments

Well, 2015 is finally here. I'm really looking forward to a great year. Instead of duplicating last year/year before's goals, I'm going to deviate somewhat from my normal goals. Goal No. 1 - Stay away from peanut butter. I love PB, but since ... Read more


Monday, December 29, 2014      2 comments

It hasn't been a great Holiday Season, so far. Been laid up in bed going on 4 days with a bad cold and unable to get outside of the house. Bones ache, head is splitting, and cough is constant. Perhaps tomorrow we'll see a change. HOOAAA!!... Read more

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