Monthly Archives: May 2013

On the Anniversary of My Trip to Japan: The Bolder Boulder

Memorial Day Weekend 2012. I can’t believe it was a year ago when my flight left for my adventures in Japan. I had taken an assignment as the only person on our project team to live in Japan by myself … Continue reading

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Hey US, Japanese Idea Worth Stealing

Another natural disaster hit the US – a fierce tornado ravaged its way through Oklahoma. While we all mourn the losses, the engineer in me started thinking about building codes and land use. (Apparently, so did Joshua Schwartz of the … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Ride

Today was one of those perfect Denver weather days – 80 degrees and not a cloud in the sky. It was a great day to ride from Confluence Park to Cherry Creek Park and back. Thanks to 5280 Magazine for … Continue reading

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Itadakimasu!

I thoroughly enjoyed being sous chef tonight for a soba salad recipe from Epicurious. Pat was so enthusiastic about Japanese food after his visit to see me at Christmas in Japan, I noticed miso paste and soba noodles in the … Continue reading

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