Monthly Archives: August 2011

MY GRANDFATHER’S AND GRANDMOTHER’S GRAVESITE

My grandmother died when I was 5 years old, and I don’t remember much about her.  I vaguely remember an older women that lived with my grandfather who was bigger horizontally and vertically than he was, but that’s about it.  Grandfather and Grandmother were married … Continue reading

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STEVE ON WHITE MOUNTAIN

  SNOW BOARD EXPERT STEVE CRAWFORD, TRAVELED TO WHITE MOUNTAIN LAST WINTER TO PRACTICE UP ON HIS SNOW BOARDING SKILLS.

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ALABAMA HILLS, WHITNEY PORTAL, AND MAMMOUTH MOUNTAIN TRIP

Scott, Kathy, my Honey and I drove up to Mammouth Mountain in September 2009, stopping along the way at the Independence, Ca. Fish hatchery, Alabama Hills, and Whitney Portals. CLICK ON PICTURES TO ENLARGE.   “TOP OF THE SIERRA” MAMMOUTH … Continue reading

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HALLOWEEN IN SCOTLAND

WOULD YOU GUESS THAT HALLOWEEN IS ONLY CELEBRATED IN THE U.S.?  GUESS AGAIN.  CALUM AND ROSS ARE PICTURED HERE, IN COSTUME, DURING HALLOWEEN 2010.  ED DID CALUM’S MAKEUP.

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PICACHU PEAK CIVIL WAR BATTLE REENACTMENT

EVERY SPRING, THE BATTLE FOR PICACHU PEAK IS REENACTED IN THE MOUNTAINS NEAR TUCSON.   STEVE IS SHOWN BELOW WITH SOME OF THE UNION SOLDIERS.  MY HONEY AND I ARE PLANNING TO WATCH IT NEXT SPRING.  (2012)

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FAMILY HISTORY ON A PHOTO BLANKET

Scott and Kathy snagged family photos from the computer and had the blanket shown below made for our combined birthdays.  This blanket is too cool!!!!  Enjoy.  CLICK ON THE PICTURES TO ENLARGE.  Top row, left to right: Ed, Tim, and Scottt, circa 1980.>>>Dad’s … Continue reading

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RATTLE SNAKE

I DON’T LIKE TO KILL ANIMALS, BUT HE GAVE ME NO CHOICE. THERE IS A BIG GOPHER SNAKE THAT LIVES IN THE BACK YARD, AND I’VE CAUGHT HIM TRYING TO KILL A BABY RABBIT ON TWO DIFFERENT OCCASSIONS. I WRESTLED … Continue reading

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