• Snow Run

    PPRR Fall Series, Race IV Hey-O. The last race of the series and sure enough it’s snowing. Fortunately, The Springs is an environmentally excitable place that holds true to it’s mild climate. So, even though the wind was blowing and snow was falling, the brisk air became a welcome addition to the morning’s inclined and […]

  • Halloween

    Halloween weekend proves successful as a two drink holiday. This weekend was my second to last obligatory mountain drive and chalked it’s self up to be one more enjoyable Colorado adventure. Friday morning I packed my things and set out to shop for some Halloween basics, run some errands, and then arrive at Kira’s just […]

  • Here’s Your Receipt Mr. Mizell

    Friday: Becoming an REI Member $20 in and 20% off.  Now I’m entitled to all sorts of good stuff.  Hooray! Saturday: The Pikes Peak Hike, 14,110 ft Kira and I woke up at 3:30 AM and pushed ourselves over to the lodge where the rest of our nine had gathered, shoved ourselves into the minivan, […]

  • Colorado Racing

    The Pikes Peak Road Runner’s Fall Series. Race 1 was an introductory race to get acclimatized to the oxygen levels and the temperature of the fall in Colorado for me.  The race was 3.2-3.5 miles and the second third of the race involved running up Monument Creek, a shallow waterway filled with sand, rocks, and […]