Author Archives: Eric

Sacred Earth?

Today… I was at Mary Rathbun’s funeral.  Her final resting place was next to Grandpa Jim in the St. Johns Catholic Cemetery just outside Fairbury.  There’s a deep feeling that creeps over you when you are at the funeral for … Continue reading

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Fort’s Trail Team – Cooler VS The Fridge

One of the greatest sources of conversations while on the trail, in our group at least, has to be the subject of refrigeration of food.  Specifically, when overlanding or camping.   Fort’s hopped on the “expedition cooler” trend 5 years ago … Continue reading

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2020 Spring Scamper in the 2020 GR Supra

We had a blast doing it.  Took the dealership GR Supra and ran all around Central Wisconsin with the Milwaukee SCCA event.

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The Allentown Road Neighborhood

Holy smokes…  I am saddened that I have not gotten out and talked to my neighbors before. I know them by name… But when I roll up and talk to people who live around me and they start telling me … Continue reading

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weareliberty.vote

Check out this cool site setup for the local Libertarian Candidates! www.weareliberty.vote I swear I am working on a picture!

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Candidate Stahl

I’ll get into a little more later, but first things first… We have two Libertarian Candidates looking to get on the November Ballot in Tazewell County.  One of them happens to be me!  Sign the online form here: https://swiftcloud.ai/is/share/lpillinois/Doc/f6e1ec74fafe87917f89?fbclid=IwAR2twmdHME5V1ZYPkgL_GT3clb4ZA0cl1YaL14k_9oXakRh3GX4G_BD5YY8 We … Continue reading

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Colorado 2019 – Part 3 – Ophir Pass

Our trip to Ouray in 2019 had hit a major issue.  The Mountain passes were overwhelmed with snow over the past winter.  Even in July, we were looking at passes that traditionally had been open by now that we’re still … Continue reading

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Ric Ocasek revisited

It’s been 6 months since Ric passed away.  I have kept a social media vigil ongoing since that day with my Facebook profile picture being the cover from his first solo album, Beatitude.   I have thought about why Ric and … Continue reading

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3dBotMaker

This is an article I wrote for Throwin’ Wrenches.  Are you subscribed to the podcast? www.throwinwrenches.com   While Daryl is cruising the tourist attractions of Orlando…  I’m stuck home “cyber-cruising” YouTube.  When I am not watching Donut Media or Expedition … Continue reading

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Italy 2020… Postponed!

The plan was hatched at Jillian Giancarli’s H.S. Graduation.  Italy 2020.  My Mom and her Sisters along with all their spouses…  And my immediate family tagging along.  We had hoped for more family involvement, but this is a major international … Continue reading

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