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Up around 8am and had a cup of coffee while Mike and I chatted a bit. Until dave got up around 10am and Jenny up around 11:30am. We discussed what we wanted to do today and we just wanted to catch up with travel experiences we all have had. I grew iup in this area so there is not much to see that I haven't seen most of my life in this area.
Tonight we will be going to a Chicago style restaurant.
"Daniel Boone was a man, Yes, a big man! With an eye like an eagle And as tall as a mountain was he!" Pop on your Coon skin hats as we spent the next three nights at the home of Daniel Boone, or at least where the TV show was shot. Big Bear Lake has also seen the TV shows like Bonanza, Old Yeller and who could forget Paint your Wagon, the film that shot Lee Marvin to musical stardom with his rendition of "I was born under a wandering star." ...
... clouds. He was planning on staying in Oklahoma City tonight. Jim was getting a bit tired, so Ken took over the driving, and he was suppose to be practicing keeping a steady speed anyway, Matt asked him how he was doing with that, Ken said" Great...it's working real good,.... using the cruise control" After composing himself...Matt said ..".Ken, the Packard doesn't have cruise control, you are suppose to be practicing. " When ...
... all. Surprisingly we both struck the golf balls a little better today. After hitting a half a bucket of balls in relatively mild conditions- WOOSH! A very strong wind springs up from the west. Leaves and palm fronds are ripped from their trees. My half empty bucket of balls is knocked over. The wind knocks me off balance as I ready to hit the next ball. TREES ARE UPROOTED..... not really, just checking to see if you are paying attention ...
I will admit it, most of this year so far has included either loud music, clubs or drinking which is always fun but sometimes I need to just slow down and do something relaxing for myself. For me that usually has to do with going into nature and just being alone. This time I decided to go out to San Jacinto National Park, which is about an hour or so drive from base, to do some hiking at the summit. Not a new experience for me but something I really enjoy. There is ...