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Were Back! And working on the solar project!

Biking: The Biking Architect and the Bike Boys have returned from their 1000 mile 18 day ride around Washington Cascade Mountains.  Here is the schedule. There of course were variations to the schedule and plans but only a few drops of rain to mar the ride. The group left from Olympia, Washington on the morning […]

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Wed, September 30 2009 » Discoveries » No Comments


I did not notice at first anything unusual about Kirk’s Truck. Kirk is the owner of South Sound Solar and doing the construction on our PV panels and Hot Water Panels. The truck seemed like any other contractor’s truck. I took a picture of his sign on the side and put it on a post. […]

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Mon, September 21 2009 » Discoveries » 2 Comments

And Away They Go…!

By Patricia The Biking Architect and the Biker Boys left today for an 18 day biking tour around the Cascades.  This ride is truly over the river, to the ocean, through the desert, mountain passes, across islands, through orchards and past wineries – all around the Cascade Mountains in the State of Washington. There is […]

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Fri, September 11 2009 » Discoveries » No Comments

Biking in the UK

This is not a definitive article about biking in the UK nor does it include routes and stopovers for the adventurer and explorers at heart. This is about showing off the pictures my wife and daughter brought back from the UK on their recent adventure to let me know that they were thinking about me […]

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Wed, September 9 2009 » On the Road » No Comments

Solar Panel Construction on our Roof – More pictures.

These pictures are really fun without the pounding and footsteps overhead. The fellows thought they could take off their shirts and do a calendar for funding – raising for school tuition!!   Nice try guys!  Actually this has been a very tidy, polite work crew. Robert wanted his picture taken pruning the 100 year old apple […]

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Thu, September 3 2009 » Discoveries » 5 Comments

Solar Products We Are Using on Our Roof

I wanted to share with you the products we are using on our own solar projects and give you an opportunity to see what is going on as of this time. The project is hoping to be completed by September 8, 2009. This is what the Contractor from South Sound Solar is planning, but there […]

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Tue, September 1 2009 » Discoveries » 2 Comments