Brooke Graduates From WSU

Hey little girl! Guess who’s sitting in the lobby of the Cedars Inn in Ritzville with tears in his eyes? Guess who can’t believe you’re graduating from Washington State already? Didn’t I just take you to kindergarten for your first day of school at Sunset Elementary? Weren’t we just in Indian Princesses with other dads and...

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My Vet’s The Best Vet Ever

I’ve got a cool vet. I know… everyone who has a dog thinks his vet is cool. But mine’s the coolest. She’s Dr. Terry Tomchick at Alpine Animal Hospital. I’ve known “Dr. Terry” for 25 years. I took my first golden, Murph, to Dr. Terry when he was six weeks old. Fourteen years later, I took my second golden, Willie,...

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Go 2 Guy Tries To Lose 20 Pounds

For a long time, I weighed 210 pounds. Then for a long time I weighed 220 pounds, then 225, and for the past several years, I’ve held steady at 230. What’s next 240, 250, 300? That’s the fear. But what I’m going to try to do is head in the other direction. I’m shooting for 200 but would be thrilled to hit 210...

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Whattaya Mean I Can’t Run Again?

I haven’t posted anything in a week and a half and I’ll give you the top two reasons why… 1) I have a tendency to be lazy, an affliction that has dogged me for years. 2) I’ve been dealing with a knee injury that has taken me down a bit. Right when I was getting ready to write about letter-of-intent day and trashing the...

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