“Play is the highest form of research.” Albert Einstein
"Life is good...it says so on my ball cap." mej

Header Photo: Bobbie, putting the finishing touches on one of our many backyard 13ers.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

many pools hike



Well, I haven't seen the polls yet, but the good news is that I think Don finally put himself out of our misery (and future) last night. The bad news is, Hillary is going to be our next President.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Keep on churnin'


If one analyze's their travel dreams like good little Sigmunds, they will eventually realize that contentment isn't so much about the destination or style one goes in as it is that they just go.

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Another Pleasant Valley Sunday Anniversary Ride... Almost



It was easy to laugh off Jim's crash and burn in the Klondike. We replayed the wreck over and over, over beer, burgers, and burritos at Eddie McStiffs in Moab. Jim seemed to be feeling pretty good for a guy who had just suffered a sprained neck, severely bruised ass, and bloodied leg after going airborne and landing on a boulder. Of course the Valium the ER nurse gave him might have helped in that regard.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

The Last Secret



With the post-wedding rush to get the rig on the road and the giddy rush to set our shoes and wheels to churning on red dirt and slick rock, I have been remiss in keeping the BCB faithful fully appraised.  Where to begin? How about with the un-forecasted snowstorm that greeted us on the morning of departure day...

Monday, October 10, 2016

My Big Fat Italian Wedding Hangover


Caleb and his groomsmen pause for a "Best Boxer Shorts contest" on our deck, while Best Man, Justin, grabs one last handful of cheek from the betrothed. From the left, Nick, Justin, Caleb, Nate, Tom, Matt.