New Bike

New Bike

Got rid of my BMW R1200RS. Age is catching up with me and the arthritis in my left wrist was just too much. That and even my knees didn’t like the footpeg position. I would like to keep riding as long as I can so it was time to go with something more...
Michigan Fall Colors

Michigan Fall Colors

We were in Michigan from October 8 to the 15th. The Adams traveled with us up to see some fall color. I got to say that New England has nothing on Michigan. Originally I just wanted to get out of the Texas heat and it just happened to coincide with a cold spell in...
Canada in July

Canada in July

We spent the first week of July in Canada on Tauck’s Canadian Rockies tour. Our first night was in Vancouver, B.C. There was a bus tour of Vancouver and then we took a ferry ride over to Victoria, B.C. Enjoyed high tea at the Empress Hotel in Victoria with a bus...
World Gliding Championships 2012

World Gliding Championships 2012

The World Gliding Championship is going on in Uvalde this summer. After a couple of attempts I finally arrived at the appropriate time to watch some takeoffs and landings. As a side note, I didn’t realize that some of the larger gliders have their own power for...