Monthly Archives: December 2013

It’s not if, It’s When

Yesterday I was watching horse racing and the big news was a popular jockey going down in a horrific crash. The talk of the day was how in horse racing in this career you will fall, you will get hurt, you will break bones, horses will step on you, horses will fall over on top …

Just like Dad? A Christmas Adventure

      It just wouldn’t be Christmas if I wasn’t staring at a brown bottle of urine.       In my dad’s defense it could actually be a bottle of Arizona iced tea in the trunk of his Chevy but knowing my dad and how he never stops for bathroom breaks, chances are good it might be …

Bear Creek via Glory Ridge and Thai Trail Mix Recipe

     It’s December 24 and I figure I should get my money’s worth out of my 2013 fishing license.      It may be Christmas Eve but I’m off to Big Bear to go for a run.      Or a hike.      Or both.     With possibly a side trip for fishing thrown in.      I tried to look …

Sweet Potato Sun Dried Tomato Hummus

Last week Mary and I decided to venture up the Momyer Creek Trail a few days after a snow storm. I Completely forgot that you have to cross the creek/ Santa Ana River before starting up the trail head. I just started doing this hike last spring and after the weak winter we had the …