Tuesday, July 31, 2012


I think getting to spend more time with Schane is why I really stayed longer in Wichita.......
I took her on the Farkel Factory tour!

the all car bumper horse
the was one HOT seat....
Carry Naton memorial drinking fountain!
She turned me onto the wonders of the Lotus Leaf Cafe
the Pea dip with homemade raw crackers is where it's at!

delicious massaged kale salad with cranberries and avo
bike maintenance workshop at THE BIKE CAVE's new location

Schane & the bike cave puppy
Her cat, GAGOOSH, is in my top 5!
Farkeling at the Sit in Protest memorial.....
this was the beginning of falling in love....  or was I just infatuated....   it's so hard to tell....either way I sure cherished my time with her.....

Kansas some more

I did it again.... this time with Patrick down by the river.

Patrick & I taught Kelly how to Farkel.

Alf - on a pedestal

Bianca did some mending and patchwork for me >>>THANKS

I now know the dogs' names. Everett kicks it w/ Brodie & Alf

I was worried about BIG BLUE during this mighty hailstorm

Zep's favorite spot... Hana Cafe.

Mack Attack and Mordecai

Another morning on the pot with MAX on my back!

Wes met Brodie & I at Kurt's pizza palace - Picasso's

Rawcos from Delish Deli inside at Food For Thought

SHHHHHHSSHHH... be very quiet... there's a raccoon in that pipe.

My first meal prepared with Soy Curls....

Bianca's sushi night was off the chain!

Whisman paid us a visit....

Will rounds third for a point....
Hugs from the homies!

Will gets mauled by Mr. Collins!
Zep made amazing pancakes for the house.

Brodie went Strawberry RHUbarb.... oh yeah

Do you see the concentration here..?
I extended my stay by a few days to see Chris' band play & because of....


1st night working on the new masonite layer.
Day 2 working on the layer....

An hour later we are ready to skate...

Brodie took right to it... FAKIE OLLIE
 Brodie goes frontside
Trigger is the ramp dog.

Eric Broadhead backside air
 Ramp owner, Ben Kerr, backside D.  VIDEO
Didn't take long for the shirt to come off...BS nosegrind
Kneeslide, walk to the back of the ramp, up the stairs, back for more

Picture perfect back 5-0 for Brodie
I hadn't ridden vert in years.....best I could muster for the ollie

Darren Giebler rock n roll slide.   VIDEO
Zak Carmichael grinder

Heath Black getting his vert legs back.

This wasn't a make, but Brodie did land a slightly less bio BS Ollie.
Brodie locked into a fine backsmith....... VIDEO

his doesn't look good......

OK, I'll drive to the emergency room......
How bad is it, Doc?   VIDEO
Almost ready to go home...gotta love the shirt