Monthly Archives: October 2015

Wouldn’t it be Exciting if I Abandoned You in the Woods?

So Shauna and I decided to go hiking at Garden of the Gods today.  Really I decided to go hiking and dragged her along.  She wasn’t too excited about it, we’ve hiked here and there, and really everywhere, she wasn’t … Continue reading

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Share the Trail, episode 1

This was tongue in cheek, and really not fair.  99% of horseback riders we meet are friendly.    The real thing to do when you see a horse is dismount and yield right of way to the horseback riders, giving … Continue reading

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Not Exactly Going Single Speed

I procured a new derailleur hanger for my SCUD 29er frame this week with the hopes of converting it to a single speed.  I really don’t want to have a single speed, but I’m tired of my derailleur getting hung … Continue reading

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Funeral For a Friend: Goodbye Bandersnatch

This morning, Tom, Moe, Big Hit Bronson Barry, and I sat out from a spot known as “Dog Pen” for a trail ride.  Dog Pen is actually the end of Washington Street in Eddyville, the street becomes a trail where a … Continue reading

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Too Much of a Good Thing

Shauna informed me that it may frost this weekend and that we had to move the potted plants from the porch into the basement.  Some of these potted plants are 10 years old, one of my plants is 20 years … Continue reading

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Neighbors: Welcome to the Bunny Farm

My wife and I both grew up not exactly in the county, but definitely not in town.  We had substantial yards and good neighbors.  I lived at the end of a dead end road so we weren’t accustomed to strangers. … Continue reading

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Finally a Good Mountain Bike Ride

It’s Fall, the weather is awesome, the ground is dry, it’s definitely mountain bike season.  My last few rides have left me walking more then riding with broken bikes so I decided to take out my most trust worthy machine, … Continue reading

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