Category Archives: personal thoughts

Dad’s 97th Birthday 8/28/2011

It’s not often when a family member reaches the ripe old age of 97.  In this photo we have Devonnabelle Reynolds (my father’s significant other) me and Dad (Dr. John Batty). Dad’s birthday dinner was held at my dear friend … Continue reading

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My Col. Gimperling Journey – part 6

  I believe this is the first time I found proof that Col. G had attended the USMC. It was not concrete proof but I felt it was pretty good evidence he was enrolled. I had a one week free … Continue reading

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Looking for Fossil Rocks on CR 5

Last Friday, June 10th I got to practice my grandfathering with Ainsley on Grand County Road 50 past Byers Canyon. It was a real challenge trying to keep up with her until she thought she saw the eyes of a … Continue reading

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A June Day in Grand Lake

During my last lunch with Skip in McCook, we started talking about our journey through life. Years ago I received a PowerPoint called “Life on a Train” and of course sent in on to Skip. For a few minutes, we … Continue reading

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