Archive Mar. 2012


Shameless Bragging

Four of my grandsons play high school football. Billy played on the freshman team at San Marino High School. Luke and Danny played on the freshman team at Corona Del Mar High School. This year, the CDM freshman team had an undefeated season. Josh played on the CDM varsity football squad which won the CIF […]


Everest Electronics

Dear Family & Friends: This year, I will be taking some fabulous electronics to Everest which will enhance my reporting to you from the mountain. It has been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. So, take a look at this photo showcasing some of my electronics. Here are the footnotes: In my […]


8 Summits Documentary

Dear Family & Friends: Less than 1 month to departure day. Award-winning documentary filmmaker, Allan Smith, will be going with me to Everest this year with plans to prepare a documentary of the expedition. Allan will be going to Base Camp on the South side and possibly as high as the North Col on the […]