Category Archives: Personal

Western U.S. Loop: Sequoia to Kingman

Travel Date: September 26, 2018 This would prove to be our longest travel day of the trip. After breakfast we packed up at John Muir Lodge in Kings Canyon and crossed over into the adjacent Sequoia National Park, then down … Continue reading

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New Lens Testing

Photos taken: July 6&7, 2018 I retired – again – a few weeks ago. I joked with my friends that I’ve gone back and forth between working and retirement¬† so often in the past four years I should just start … Continue reading

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Some Family History

September 28, 2015 I like trains and Route 66 because I loved my Grampa – Hazle Howard Baker. When I was a ¬†grade school kid my family would pack up every summer from Palmdale, California and head over to Victorville … Continue reading

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Yesterday, Friday December 5, 2014 was my last day of work. I cut back to 1/2 time a couple of years ago but yesterday I completely cut the line. It’s exciting but a little scary too. I’ve been working and/or … Continue reading

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