Monthly Archives: December 2012

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all

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St. Gerard House, Hendersonville, NC

I first learned about St. Gerard House through our church.  The founder, Caroline Long, made a fund raising plea at the masses one Sunday.  At that time, Caroline was a 43 year old single mom with two children,7 and 9, … Continue reading

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Our Visit to Guide Dog Foundation

In June 2012 we had the opportunity to travel to the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind (GDF) in Smithtown, Long Island, New York.  The first thing you notice when approaching the main building is the tribute to guide dogs. … Continue reading

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LPC Triathlon–Oct 2012

In October we entered a relay team in the LPC Triathlon in Fletcher.  Our swimmer was my daughter-in-law, Micah.  I rode the bike.  And my friend Larry was our 5k runner.  It was a mini-tri, of course.  Anyway, when the race … Continue reading

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Bike Hungary

In 2009 we joined a BRAG group on a bike tour of Hungary.   We were treated to  some views of the beautiful country side around Lake Blaton.     The tour mainly focused on exploring the little known wineries of Hungary.  As … Continue reading

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Biking with BRAG 2012

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BIKE RIDE ACROSS GEORGIA  (BRAG) 2012  Since 2006 I have headed to Georgia for the annual BRAG ride.  The ride generally has between 1000 to 1500 riders participating in this cross-state bike ride.  Following our initial ride in 2006, we … Continue reading

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Where have I been

Business and Fun Travel All 50 States, Canada, China, Russia, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, South East Asia, Asia (including Japan, Nepal, Bhutan), South America (including Chile, Peru, Argentia, Brazil) Anarctica, Turkey, and Cuba. Mountain Adventures Treks in Nepal up to … Continue reading

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Winter is here

Well, it’s nearly Christmas Day and it’s cold outside.  Managed to bike the other day before the weather turned bad.  Looks like it will be a few days of indoor work before I can get back on the road.

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