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My friend Carol, her husband Chris, her two kids and her dog Basie are visiting for the week. For those of you have been following along, she used to be my neighbor, but a couple of years ago they moved to California and are now living in Minnesota. Basie was a dog I met at [...]

Four dubbin’

Friday afternoon the whole family hopped on four-wheelers and ATVs for a ride up a mountain in Montana. Doesn’t she look so happy? So carefree? She loved the whole experience, but three hours later she was spitting at me and trying to rip her own face off. I’m going to choose to remember this part [...]

Metaphors in Montana

Last night I slept for eight straight hours and when I woke up I immediately ran outside and bench pressed my car while simultaneously arm wrestling a bear. I won. I can see straight! The world isn’t going to end! I mean, at least not today. It will at some point just as the Book [...]