Stop the construction….

…the birds are on the nest! Some weeks ago my wife decided that I needed to continue on the updating of our deck area. Most of the 2×6 boards on the trellis afair were very weathered and needed to be replaced. After replacing those boards, she wanted me to put a lattice work over […]


Why did I climb that mountain?

I guess the answer to that question would be because it was there and because I thought I could….and I did.

For the last three years we have had some friends from Dallas join us in Estes Park, Colorado. We have known them for many years and have a lot in common. One of the […]


Fishing with the Elk….Who was here first?

Another fun activity that we like while staying in the Rocky Mountains is fishing. Our favorite places to fish are the Big Thompson River in Moraine Park, Sprague Lake and Mary’s Lake. The only problem I have is that I haven’t been able to figure out how to get the trout to bite my hook. […]