Archive for July, 2015

Food down on the coast

July 9, 2015  |  Food  |  1 Comment

It seems like when you get closer to the Ocean in Texas…they Fry up more stuff!

Fried Cat fish

Fried Cat fish and Shrimp 

 

Hurricane and a Margarita on Galveston Island

Hurricane and a Margarita on Galveston Island

 

The Pool at the Commodore in Galveston

The Pool at the Commodore in Galveston

 

All things fried

All things fried

 

Shrimp Plate at the Stingaree on the Bolivar

Shrimp Plate at the Stingaree on the Bolivar

First Fishing trip

July 8, 2015  |  General  |  1 Comment

Jen’s Brother Jimmy, Jen and I took Walter, my nephew, on his first fishing trip on a very chilly day back in February..we did not catch many fish, but Walter Scored 1000 Tickets later on at the lazer tag and arcade place..Huge Win!

The Man

The Man

 

The Gear

The Gear

 

Jimmy gives some Tips

Jimmy gives some Tips

 

we are rolling now!

we are rolling now!

 

Walter Hits it big!

Walter Hits it big!

Window seat

July 7, 2015  |  Outdoors, Travel  |  1 Comment

I snapped these from my Window seat on the way to San Francisco

Bay Bridge

Bay Bridge

 

Sierra Nevada

Sierra Nevada

 

Reclaimed land near the Airport

Reclaimed land near the Airport

 

East Bay

East Bay

 

Flying over the Sierra

Flying over the Sierra

Hornsby bend

July 6, 2015  |  Austin  |  Comments Off on Hornsby bend

Located Just east of Austin, Jen and I head over here to see birds on a fairly regular basis.. some trails, and some spots to watch birds…

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Happy Birthday Jen

July 3, 2015  |  Family  |  2 Comments

Happy Birthday Jen! I love you!

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What did we eat?

July 2, 2015  |  Food  |  2 Comments

Trudy’s mostly…Austin’s favorite Tex mex…I think…

The Botana Sampler

The Botana Sampler

 

Trudy's mixed Fajitas

Trudy’s mixed Fajitas

 

Steamed Veggies

Steamed Veggies

 

Torchy's Tacos

Torchy’s Tacos

 

anyone for a cold one?

anyone for a cold one?

Vegas

July 1, 2015  |  Travel  |  Comments Off on Vegas

Punk Rock Bowling was so Fun!!

Playing the largest Slot machine I could find!

Playing the largest Slot machine I could find!

 

4 Kings!  Good win!

4 Kings! Good win!

 

3 of a Kind, All 6's

3 of a Kind, All 6’s

 

Slot Machine Mania!

Slot Machine Mania!

 

Sniper 66 at the Punk Rock bowling Festival

Sniper 66 at the Punk Rock bowling Festival