At the summit of Quandry Peak near Breckenridge, Colorado

First “14-er”!

This past Saturday, Nick&Jess and I climbed to Quandry Peak, one of Colorado’s 54  peaks over 14,000 feet. This was my first “14-er’, and was every bit as fun, and not quite as challenging as I had expected. Quandry Peak, 6 miles outside of Breckenridge, CO, summits at 14,265 feet. Since Lloyd and I were in the area attending […]

Summer Week in MI

Summer Week in MI

A few pics here, taken during my summer 2011 week in Michigan. I drove out on Monday, June 27, and stayed at our basement apartment in Grand Rapids through the week until Lloyd was able to join me late Friday night (acutally very early Saturday morning because his flight was delayed). We both stayed in GR through […]

Just about done with the donuts and about to pack up camp

Donuts, Floyd and Hair

Last night, Lloyd and Eddye and I decided we would get up early this morning to buy a dozen donuts at the Johnston HyVee and drive 3 hours Northeast of Des Moines to surprise Reuben&Heidi, Eden and Harper for breakfast. We knew they had biked to within a mile east of Larymer, Iowa yesterday, and were camping overnight in […]