Aug 3, 2018 – Recurrent Astra

I am 60 years old now, and have accepted that I’ll never be as good a pilot or instructor as I’d like to be. I will, however, be comfortable being as good as I can be, and will strive to … Continue reading

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Jul 17, 2018 – Finding that Perfect Balance

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Our home life is amazing – we love our house and our neighbors. The relationship I have with my wife, Beverly, only ever gets better. Our deck construction project is almost complete, and the parents living with us are returning to … Continue reading

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Jul 12, 2018 – Flying the Toga!!

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My buddy Jeff came into town the other day, and we took the opportunity to go fly together in his Saratoga. This day was all about having some fun while we expand our personal flying envelop in a nicely equipped … Continue reading

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Jul 14, 2018 – Very Exciting Day!!

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N833DF Coming Along: Just a few days ago, I rode the Harley down to check on my airplane. The ride down was brilliant – cool air and great power cruising familiar back roads to the beach. Life is good and … Continue reading

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Jul 12, 2018 – How NOT to Attract Clients

N833DF: I went down to see Matt and my airplane, and can see that he is making progress and the work is moving along. August looks REALISTIC now. I am very very excited. It is now time to get ready … Continue reading

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Jun 21, 2018 – N833DF Update

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Make the run to Georgetown enjoyable. Visiting my airplane has been a high stress event for me. Stopping in to see no progress repeatedly can be disheartening. I might as well make it as much fun as I can, so … Continue reading

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Mar 23, 2018 Heading to San Antonio

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I’m still catching up on posts, and publishing this one a month or so late. Life is good and it’s distractions are many. Winter of ’17/’18 has been brutal in terms of getting out, exercising, and staying in some kind … Continue reading

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Mar 22, 2018 N833DF Progress?

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I had gotten busy since the end of March, and never published this post. After review, I’ll put this one out there.  Several more posts will be coming to announce the come back date for my airplane – very exciting!! … Continue reading

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March 23, 2018 – Jets Updated

I’m heading out this weekend to fly the Westwind and Lear 31A, presumably. I’ve been invited to do this by an owner operator, and am very grateful for the opportunity, for sure. I am very much looking forward to that … Continue reading

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Feb 21, 2018 – Jets!!

I’m so excited!! I rode my new Harley to work for the first time today. I’ve ridden Harleys on test and show rides for years, and this machine is surpassing all of my expectations. I can’t believe how nice it … Continue reading

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