2004/12/25– Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! Santa brought me a vacuum packer. I’m pretty geeked about using it on future trips. Vacuum packing marshmallows was pretty anti-climatic, sadly. I’m working on a new knit wool cap for future trips. I have so many kniting projects going now that I’ll probably finish it in time for NEXT winter. Pages in…

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2004/10/04– Beau’s UKC CATS! Show Results

Beau won a Best in Multi-Breed Show in Show 1 on Saturday, then on Sunday he earned Group 4 in Show 1 and a Group 3 in Show 2. Not too bad since I completely forgot about this show until the last minute. It’s a BIG weekend– his first time getting multiple Group Placements, and…

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High Country Pathway 2004

Vanderbilt, MI September 4-6, 2004 Below is our story from 2004. I’d taken Beau for a long (5-6 day, 70 mile) bping trip on the High Country Pathway. Saturday was pretty uneventful, with a lot of horse encounters (especially where horses were not allowed on the trail), a detour around a washed out bridge down…

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2004/08/27– Stuff on eBay

I am cleaning out my gear closet because I am now tripping over things. I’ve got them listed on ebay, so go check it out. I’ll add more after I decide what I don’t need any more. Some of it may be hiking/backpacking related, other stuff may be collectibles (gotta make room for the new…

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