Katy Perry @ Pepsi Center

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For Sydney‘s birthday way back in May, I gave her two tickets to Katy Perry. Tonight was the night! She told me she was more excited about this concert than any other she had ever been to. Clearly I have tried to steer her towards my metal ways. And she does enjoy. But she is a (near) teen girl and … Read More

Pop Evil @ Summit Music Hall / Denver, CO / 2014

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With school out, I figured it was a perfect evening to take Sydney to a rock show with me. We got lucky because most indoor venues don’t allow anyone under 16 into shows. However, Summit Music Hall is all ages by design and that makes it a great place to see a smaller show for budding rock kids. I have … Read More

Kids: Mount Sherman 2013

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With my successful ascent up this mountain last year with Sydney, I figured it was time to get Reagan into the club. She was hot then cold on the idea. But finally when the day arrived, she was ready to go. Might have helped that I just sprung it on her the night before so there wasn’t days of angst … Read More

Father’s Day Gift

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Sydney presented me with a gift she had made me. She had been working secretly on this back since about Christmas I think. Whenever we were at the cabin, she would hide away in her craft area. She ended up producing this running history deal where she took all my races with results and photos and combined them in chronological … Read More

Kids: Mount Sherman 2012 / Sydney’s First 14er

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Distance 4.92 miles Moving Time 3 hr 18 min Summit Elevation 14,036 feet Elevation Gain 2,397 feet Route Iowa Gulch GPS Analysis Garmin Connect Previously. For the past few years, I have toyed with the idea of taking Sydney up high with me. So I started asking a few years ago and got a solid NO from Mom. But that’s … Read More