December 30, 2011

Holes in Offenbach

Allie and I stayed in Offenbach Germany near Frankfurt. Throughout Germany you can find public land where you can walk, hike, or bike. Outside of Offenbach […]
December 28, 2011

I Can Dream

94 year old Grandmother…I can only hope I look and move so well at 74!
December 28, 2011

Winter Park

Winter in the Park
December 27, 2011


December 26, 2011

Canine Gait

An excellent study of canine motion - you need Flash player which is a free download.
What you will see is a: 

  1. healthy dog

  2. a dog with CHD (Hip Dysplasia) 

  3. Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture. 

Each of the above dogs are shown 

  • walking

  • gaiting

  • stairs

There are 2 main views of 3 dogs:

  1. actual video

  2. dog in abstract with the use of reflective markers in key locations

All can be seen from 4 different views:

  1. Side

  2. posterior

  3. frontal

  4. overhead

Here you go:


December 24, 2011

Christmas Eve Treats

Christmas Eve Treats from Barb, Susan and The Grizz. Apparently, Grizz has his own credit card. Yummmmmm Susan supplied dinner. Barb supplied the drink. (Huh, imagine […]
December 24, 2011

If Mary and Joseph Used Facebook

December 22, 2011


Wassail (health to you) and happy Winter Solstice. Winter Solstice in Kalamazoo Michigan is Thursday 12:30 am December 22nd. The longest night and shortest day. A […]
December 21, 2011

I think shepherds would be better

This movie was released in 1972. I can’t see how The Godfather beat this for the oscar!