The Green Truckster

Roof top container successfully and securely installed on the Truckster (aka, the name of the station wagon in National Lampoons Vacation). The Green Truckster is ready for practice road trips before the road trip to Colorado this summer. Thule roof … Continue reading

Ernie the Elm Tree

Three years after a tornado hit my property, Ernie the Elm is still clinging to life. The elm tree’s leaves just now came out a week ago. The elm was nearly torn out of the ground by the tornado on … Continue reading

Wildlife Survival Sanctuary Visit

Mankind’s true moral test, its fundamental test (which lies deeply buried from view), consists of its attitude towards those who are at itsmercy: animals.~Milan Kundera (1929-) ,The Unbearable Lightness of Being I visited the Wildlife Survival Sanctuary yesterday in Spring … Continue reading

The Horses of Hernando County

  I have watched these young horses grow up together the last two years. The first time I saw them they were tiny foals nursing from their mother. I always stop by their horse farm whenever I cycle the Withlacoochee … Continue reading

Retirement Bicycle Ride Celebration

Champagne at end of celebration ride My friend Rick celebrating with me at the end of the ride A year and a half ago, my friend Rick and I went on a bike ride to celebrate his retirement. At the … Continue reading