What I did on my summer vacation: Part 1
1 Wed: Flew to Denver
2 Drove to Greeley and visited the dorms Anne and I lived in, took a photo of the stone wall where I proposed to her 9/73 (Yes, btw) and visited KUNC where I started in radio as a 17-year-old freshman
3 Drove to Denver and took my in-laws, Bob and Kathy Barela, out to dinner at a fine-dining independent Mexican food restaurant in The Highlands
4 Thu: Met my sister Marcia and Goddaughter Jennie and drove to and hiked to the top of Mt Evans @ 14,265 ft. Lunch in Evergreen, showed them the Bear Creek, and shared a bottle of wine at O’Fallon Park.
5 Home to Barela’s
6 Fri: Lunch in downtown Denver.
7 Then Wilco at Red Rocks. Wilco killed.
8 Late beer with Bear Creek HS classmates outdoors at Chad’s on Green Mountain
9 Sat: Walk in Stone House Park. Chill.
10 Bear Creek High School class of ’72 reunion at Fox Hollow. Forty (4-0) years. Really good time!
11 Sun: “Sounds of the 70’s” reunion of alumni singers of our high school show choir Sounds of BC. Multiple award-winning group that had 65 performances our senior year alone.
12 PM: Root for those poor, sad Rockies.
13 Mon: Hiked in Bear Creek Park. Lunch in Cherry Creek with old friend Dave Durham and his great wife Ann Davis.
14 Attend twilight Rockies game with brothers-in-law Mike and Tom. Rockies win!
15 Mon: Flew home to my honeybunch and crashed.
Sounds like a grand time! Welcome home!