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Donna the Buffalo in Victor, ID!

Yes I make a habit of getting very excited whenever Donna the Buffalo comes anywhere close to Salt Lake City (or to SLC itself, which they do about once a year it seems, at least lately anyway). Here are a few related posts on SBP about our favorite band:

DtB November 16th in SLC DtB […]

Powder on the brain..

..contributes to stuffy and sleepless summer nights. In fact just tonight I was laying there restless, thinking about powder skiing. I went to my Facebook acct because no sleepy for me, and on my feed page I saw that Jeff had just posted a new clip on Youtube earlier in the night. It’s below for […]

A Trike..

Ellie got a new tricycle for her birthday. She stood up to get a better look at the rhythm dirt jumps, from higher vantage point, before she started sessioning the line

My Gang Likes Deep Powder Snow

Some time ago (measurable in the “years” category), I threw together a Squidoo lens all about powder & fat skis. It’s been sitting there neglected by me…yet with a respectable amount of traffic, especially in the winter months. Yessir ever since I can remember I have been in the top 5 serps in Google for […]

Ellie is 2

We had Ellie’s 2nd birthday party on Sunday. It was a blast to have friends, and other kids around to celebrate the day…

Backcountry Semi Annual Sale “Sneak Peak”

‘Tis the season for summer gear sales, hippies. I just posted about Patagonia’s summer sale on Wednesday, and here’s another (guess it’s time to create a “Gear Deals” category, eh?). And get this, the official Backcountry Semi Annual Sale doesn’t officially start until August 18th.

This is a sneak peak provided by, exclusively […]

Ellie Sending It

Not even two years old yet, and she’s sending it off the dock. Ellie had a blast swimming the days away. Here’s a great picture Danette took during our summer vacation on Keuka central New York.

Patagonia Summer Sale

Hey everyone just a quick heads up that is having their summer sale now through August 20th. Looks like some killer savings on their clothing. It just started, so there is good inventory left. Keep in mind this is direct from Patagonia on their “web specials” page, so you will not find better […]