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Think different for Mother’s Day

April 24 Comments Off Category: Events, Personal, Whatever

I’ve never rally been accused of being a part of the crowd. But for Mother’s Day I usually cheap out and give my mom a piece of jewelry that I made (its cool – I’m really a jeweler, but you knew that), or a plant that she will manage to kill in short order. So […]

Aluminum Overcast – EAA’s B-17

July 22 Comments Off Category: Events, Flight

Our local EAA Chapter has had the honor of hosting the B-17, Aluminum Overcast, for a couple of days. It is a magnificent aircraft with a long history of serving our country, and I love it. I was able to get away from work today for a few hours to volunteer and shoot a few […]

Taste of Westmont: 2008

July 13 2 Comments Category: Events, Music, Vacation

Just got back from the Taste of Westmont in Westmont, Il.. Had a fantastic time out there visiting with CrankyDave and his less CrankyWife.. (Have I mentioned that it’s more than 100 miles from my house to theirs?) The Music: The music was better than last year by a wide stretch.. There is the annual […]