Category Archives: No Motorcycle Content

Lunar Rendezvous 5k

“10…9…8…7…6…5…4…3…2…1…LIFTOFF!” and the front runners streamed away as astronaut Sandra Magnus started the 31st running of the Lunar Rendezvous 5k race. Held on Saturday, July 18, 2009 at the NASA Johnson Space Center in Clear Lake, the course wound around … Continue reading

Posted in No Motorcycle Content, Outdoors | Comments Off

My First 5K Race – A *Run* Report

To give some background, ever since I got Lucy, I’ve been casting around for ways to make sure that she gets enough exercise to keep her from bouncing off the walls of my apartment. Along the way, I decided to … Continue reading

Posted in No Motorcycle Content, Outdoors | Comments Off

R.I.P. Robert Jordan

Arrrrgh. Fantasy author Robert Jordan died over the weekend (cancer). Some of you know that I have always enjoyed reading. The longer the book, the better. Robert Jordan, with his epic 1000+ page books has been a “must-buy” author for … Continue reading

Posted in No Motorcycle Content | Comments Off

Family Reunion in San Diego… Oh. And a Wedding!

My sister Jessica married her long time (7 years!) boyfriend Dave over the past weekend. Family and friends converged on San Diego, CA for the ceremony and reception and various activities. I arrived late Thursday night. Most of the women … Continue reading

Posted in No Motorcycle Content | Comments Off

Two Eight

It’s that time of year again. I’m growing OLD! Thanks to family, friends, and coworkers for the barrage of cards, gifts, and emails. I really appreciate the thoughtfulness! I started to write something deep and grand and far-reaching about a … Continue reading

Posted in No Motorcycle Content | 3 Comments

Hiking the Lone Star Trail

I went on a “short” 2.5 hour hike on the “Little Lake Creek” section of the Lone Star Trail in Sam Houston National Forest today. A few pictures:

Posted in No Motorcycle Content, Outdoors | Comments Off

Some Happy Tidings

I had a nice solo ride on Saturday. I rode over 400 miles in a triangle between Houston, San Antonio, and Austin. The R1200ST officially clicked over 20,000 miles. More pictures and a short ride report later. In other news, … Continue reading

Posted in No Motorcycle Content | Comments Off

Cancun Photos

Just got back from Cancun this evening. I’m not going to do a big report, but here are a few choice pictures: The beach at my hotel, the Hilton Cancun:We arrived at sunset on Wednesday. I spent a few hours … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, No Motorcycle Content, Outdoors | 4 Comments

Belated Kitty update

I brought Cali home from the vet on Friday. The little guy cost me $730 in vet bills. I’m still debating whether he’s worth it. His surgery went well. Gory details:After opening him up, the vet was able to “milk” … Continue reading

Posted in Kitty-cat, No Motorcycle Content | Comments Off

This little kitty….

…is having a bad week. I mentioned in my last post that my cat, Cali, has been vomiting since Sunday morning. I dropped him off at the vet this morning (his second vet visit of the week) for bloodwork and … Continue reading

Posted in Kitty-cat, No Motorcycle Content | Comments Off