9 Days of SHT ‘Part Two’

Posted by on Oct 17, 2017 | No Comments
9 Days of SHT ‘Part Two’

‘Part Two’ (We’re picking up where we left off, our adventurer trekking not only through the northern wilderness but also his troubled past.  Ok not that troubled but it’s a little more dramatic that way.) Four years ago the first .2 miles tuckered my weak body out, but today I had eight in before lunch.  […]

9 Days of SHT ‘Part One’

Posted by on Oct 4, 2017 | No Comments
9 Days of SHT ‘Part One’

  A Harrowing Tale of Walking   “So this is how it’s gonna be?!?”  I thought to myself.  I was no more than a few blocks from my starting point and had picked up what I thought was an auspicious find.  That unopened bottle of water in the gutter would wet my whistle for a […]

Bike Tour – Part 4 “Wet Washington”

Posted by on Jan 31, 2017 | No Comments
Bike Tour – Part 4 “Wet Washington”

Alternate Titles “Where Have All The Fungi Gone” “Is This Big Cedar?” Remember that awesome mushroom book I bought on Day Two of the trip? Yeah, after the night of infinite terror, I awoke to the chilly pitter patter of a slow drip in the tent.  We didn’t have a rainfly (to save weight, don’t judge) […]

Bike Tour – Part 3 “Washington In”

Posted by on Sep 20, 2016 | One Comment
Bike Tour – Part 3 “Washington In”

Alternate Titles “Washington is a Waste of Time” The two days that best described our time in Washington were the first day in, and the last day out.  Advice given to us by a former Highway 101 bike rider suggested, rather, explicitly said, that the Washington section of the tour was a “waste of time.” […]

Bike Tour – Part 2

Posted by on Feb 2, 2016 | No Comments
Bike Tour – Part 2

A Canadian Start Talking about big ideas is easy.  I do that a lot.  Getting started is the tough part.  I began this bike tour slowly, attending an evening workshop on bike touring, researched gear, took a couple of longer bike rides.  Once out in Seattle I hit up an REI to purchase a few […]

Eat Mo’ Piggy!

Posted by on Mar 2, 2012 | No Comments
Eat Mo’ Piggy!

Eat Mo’ Piggy If you haven’t heard of Piggy Blues Bar-B-Que, you will soon.  They are going forward on a project to put their name out there in a very big way.  Just keep your eyes peeled to the sky for some new billboards with their logo and a delectable looking sandwich that might seem […]

2012 – The Biggest Thing Since The Wheel

Posted by on Feb 23, 2012 | No Comments

It’s ok; I can tell you’re a little bit skeptical about this claim.  Alas, I have a feeling that it’s true.  Just give me a second; I’ll do my best to prove this outrageous claim to you.  It’s coming, in the next paragraph; I just wanted to have four sentences in this one. Hanson Photography […]