Trail Coffee and the Grotto

Brendan and I went out for a hike yesterday and I decided to work on a couple more aspects of my “life in the backcountry” for GDR. He’s been hiking with his PE classes and found some awesome trails – that the students of course already knew about – starting across the street from our…

preparations underway + some fun

I’m going to post up some of my preparations as I obsess about my upcoming adventure and start to prepare. I did a couple little experiments this weekend and thought I’d share. Food – I love it. This will be a challenge on GDR. I’m not decided for sure, but I’m thinking I’ll go without…

Hold on to your seats!

Now that Old Pueblo is over, the season is in full swing.I’ve got huge plans this year and only a little more time to get ready for it. I won’t say exactly what it is, but here’s a pic. For those of you that know…shhhh! Good times are coming! I hope my friend will pardon…

Another one down!

Well, it went down alright. OP was a blast and there was some good competition, as always! We drove out Wednesday and when I got to the course Thursday, my preride went well. The course was nice (though a little dry – hmmm…middle of the desert.) The new section that June and Phil from Hemet…

Simpson Rocks

OK, so my camera phone pics don’t rock, but our digital camera is still missing in action. Yeah, we gotta get a new one ASAP. Today I took a fun ride down to Hemet with Todd. We had to get out of the snow and get in the 75 degrees and sunny weather. The control…

Podcasting

I don’t usually mix my day job with fun stuff like biking, but this time my day job is fun too! I published my first podcast today. It’s a little rough, but it’s pretty cool. The ARTSPod is a monthly podcast that i’ll be doing from the school where I work. Our students get pre-professional…