Archive for January, 2013

Stuff from the iPhone

January 31, 2013  |  General  |  Comments Off on Stuff from the iPhone

These are all just shots taken from the iPhone….when you have a camera handy you never know what your going to get, especially the shot of the Frost tower…it really looked interesting that morning..

The Frost Tower as the Sun peaked out

The Frost Tower as the Sun peaked out

 

 

Waller Creek Raging through Downtown after a long downpour

Waller Creek Raging through Downtown after a long downpour

 

 

Eye Opener?

Eye Opener?

 

 

From Haddingtons.. its a PEACOCK, SWIZZLE BOLS GENEVER, LEMON, HONEY SYRUP, RUBY PORT, HOPPED GRAPEFRUIT BITTERS

From Haddingtons..
its a PEACOCK, SWIZZLE
BOLS GENEVER, LEMON, HONEY SYRUP, RUBY PORT, HOPPED GRAPEFRUIT BITTERS

 

On the Lexington

On the Lexington

Stickers

January 30, 2013  |  General  |  1 Comment

When Prowling around the Jackalope you can run into great stickers…

I love the ” may use the full lane.. get over it” one for bikes!

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Note the jackalope wearing the West Ham Scarf!

Note the jackalope wearing the West Ham Scarf!

 

 

Just a few PBR's

Just a few PBR’s

Green Belt hike

January 29, 2013  |  Outdoors  |  1 Comment

Austin has a great urban park called the Barton Creek Greenbelt.. I recently through hiked it parking a car at the end and getting dropped off at the the top.. Super fun.. but the first photo here is actually from SW Louisiana, I was about to hike at the Cameron wildlife refuge..but the rain did not cooperate..I wanted to walk but NOT get totally soaked..

I wanted to hike the wetlands walk way.. Just raining to hard

I wanted to hike the wetlands walk way.. Just raining to hard

 

Sculpture falls.. aptly named

Sculpture falls.. aptly named

 

Yes.. those guys are standing in the water jamming on their instruments

Yes.. those guys are standing in the water jamming on their instruments

 

Epic Swimming hole on Barton Creek at Sculpture falls

Epic Swimming hole on Barton Creek at Sculpture falls

 

three quarters of the way through the trail..entering S. Gus Fruh

three quarters of the way through the trail..entering S. Gus Fruh

 

Sculpture falls

Sculpture falls the view from the main trail

SW Louisiana

January 28, 2013  |  Outdoors  |  Comments Off on SW Louisiana

The iPhone holds a ton of photos.. so going way back again.. found these on the phone..and downloaded them..

Sam Houston State Park and a wonderful Bayou

Sam Houston State Park and a wonderful Bayou

 

 

The shore is either pristine or has this industrial stuff everywhere

The shore is either pristine or has this industrial stuff everywhere

 

 

Bridge over the intercoastal waterway

Bridge over the intercoastal waterway

 

 

The  Gulf of Mexico Near Holly beach..

The Gulf of Mexico Near Holly beach..

 

 

The Ferry at Cameron LA

The Ferry at Cameron LA

 

 

Jen is from Westlake....Not this Westlake

Jen is from Westlake….Not this Westlake

Weekend!

January 25, 2013  |  Music  |  Comments Off on Weekend!

The Weekend has arrived and I am looking forward to some good ole Rock and roll..Here are a few shots from some shows we have seen recently…. including Adam Ant, Chant..Lower Class Brats, Casualties, and Necromantix!

The Casualties

The Casualties

 

 

Chant

Chant

 

 

Lower Class Brats! ( ROCK!)

Lower Class Brats!
( ROCK!)

 

 

Adam Ant

Adam Ant

 

 

Adam Ant

Adam Ant

 

 

The Necromantix

The Necromantix

 

More from the iPhone

January 24, 2013  |  Friends, General  |  Comments Off on More from the iPhone

What a bunch of randoms here..Some late night Taco’s from Pelons.. Chris’s cat, Sir Bobby! Who is that on Ranger last summer?

 

I Think These Were Chis's..

I Think These Were Chris’s..

 

MMM.. Good Pops at work!

MMM.. Good Pops at work!

 

Sir Bobby!

Sir Bobby!

 

I ate these.. and as I remember.. excellent..Note the Knob creek in the corner.

I ate these.. and as I remember.. excellent..Note the Knob creek in the corner.

 

Ranger in Action!

Ranger in Action!

Inks Lake and…

January 23, 2013  |  Outdoors  |  Comments Off on Inks Lake and…

A few shots here from Inks lake, its a wonderful spot with lots of Granite and vernal pools.. big views of the Texas Hill country.. then we have a sunset at the oasis restaurant and this old cowboy waiting on the shuttle…

Vernal Pool

Vernal Pool

The trail winds off for about 7 miles

The trail winds off for about 7 miles

Big views on the Granite at Inks Lake

Big views on the Granite at Inks Lake

Sunset at the Oasis, Lake Travis

Sunset at the Oasis, Lake Travis

Waiting around for the bus at work..

Waiting around for the bus at work..

A New Car!

January 22, 2013  |  General  |  4 Comments

The queen valley family truckster was getting a little long in the tooth.. so I traded it in for this Black Titanium Ford Escape. This unit has it all…and it parks itself!

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Random iPhone shots

January 21, 2013  |  General  |  Comments Off on Random iPhone shots

I had not offloaded my iPhone Camera roll in about 3 months.. Wow.. so I have a weeks worth of Random iPhone Camera roll stuff… Should be interesting?

Fries! Lots Fries

Fries! Lots Fries

A couple of my Loved ones!

A couple of my Loved ones!

We did get rid of the Floral Couch.. Casino will miss it.

We did get rid of the Floral Couch.. Casino will miss it.

The Mint Julep!

The Mint Julep!

My Work space

My Work space

Lake Harriet

January 18, 2013  |  Outdoors  |  1 Comment

Jen and I took a lap around Lake Harriet.. I completely misjudged the temperatures, and froze..I had to do some jogging in place just to keep from running back to the car.. it was a picture perfect Minnesota day…

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