Yesterday I raced in my first MTB race. Well I guess first isn’t completely accurate because I did do a short 5-mile race about 20 years ago, but that was it and it’s been so long ago that experience has been pushed out of my mind. The one yesterday was called King of Goat Hill […]Read more "My First MTB Race"
I grew up in rural North Carolina on a track of land that measured around five acres. Much of it was wooded with maybe around an acre and half of grass. I have fond memories of fighting my brother to get dibs on mowing it, and it was so exciting for about a month, then […]Read more "Mowing the lawn"
Growing up my family would travel somewhere in the southeast every weekend to race motocross. This went on from the early 1990’s to around 2002 when I eventually quit racing. I have so many great memories from that time of my life and met some amazing people along the way. Last week my dad was […]Read more "Old Racing Pictures"
AeroPress was invented back in 2005 and a few years ago it felt to me like it hit critical mass and everyone was using them. I finally decided to get one for making quick cups of coffee but in my first few attempts, my results have been fairly lackluster. I talked to some friends, mainly Chris […]Read more "AeroPress Recipes"
Both lanes packed with cars as far as you can see and there is always that one person on the inside lane going a hundred miles an hour trying jump in the tiny gap before they crash into the back of the slower car. Of course, I’m guilty myself and trying to change by remembering […]Read more "Every Busy Two Lane Interstate in America"
This week my kids are on spring break and I took the week off so we could all hang out as a family with no worries. Today was arts and crafts day and one of the few times I actually tried to paint something. When I finished making a few different pieces of art, my […]Read more "An Afternoon of Painting"
The end of February I came down with a cold, allergies, something. It was horrible and after a few days of suffering, I decided it was finally time to see a doctor. Being the internet loving nerd that I am I figured I’d try out one of those new online doctor apps called, Teledoc. I […]Read more "My First Online Doctor Visit"