Archive for the 'Fun' Category

Canis Lupus Occidentalis

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

Stopped by a local Rock/Jewelry shop this Friday, between Deadwood and Spearfish. The owners also keep a small pack of wolves in a pen nearby, along with other critters such as rabbits and an extremely cuddly raccoon. The wolves are actually Mackenzie Valley wolves, also known as Canadian Timber wolves, one of the largest subspecies […]

Harney Peak conquered

Sunday, April 8th, 2012

Went hiking up Harney Peak in South Dakota, the highest point East of the Rockies and West of the Pyrenees! It had defeated Rick, Dave and myself a few years ago, but coming in from the South made things a loooot easier. All told, it was a 3 hours loop in beautiful crisp weather. Photos […]


Sunday, January 30th, 2011

Went to see a rodeo in Rapid City Yesterday — Extreme Bull Riding! It was well worth the trip. Pictures and videos are below: httpvp://

Twenty Nine

Sunday, October 11th, 2009

This year for my birthday, I took a few days off with Ruth in Cambridge.  Off being the operative word –we didn’t do anything more straining than walking to town for restaurant or a movie! It was very much needed… And so I got to see Ruth’s new apartment, which is really much better than […]

If Music be the Food of Love…

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

Went to see Emily’s adaptation of Shakespeare’s The Twelfth Night this afternoon. It was impressive and hilarious! Probably got a tan in the process too…