Sorry for posting twice in one day, but I can't help but report that my new wife, Beth, got her first hole in one today! What a way to start our honeymoon! We were playing at Laguna Seca Golf Ranch near Monterey, California. It happened with an 8 iron on the par 3 12th hole. … Continue reading HOLE IN ONE ALERT!!
I have some great news faithful readers, Beth and I got married yesterday! Just the two of us, on Seal Rock Beach along 17-Mile Drive. Although our family and friends were missed, we are extremely happy with our decision not to have a big wedding. We're treating ourselves to three nights at The Lodge at … Continue reading Just Married!
We're just about to wrap up our desert "loop" which had us stopping in Lake Havasu to visit my Mom, and also at Beth's parents in Palm Desert for the second time. We had another relaxing time in Lake Havasu. We played at Emerald Canyon Golf Course again between Lake Havasu and Parker, Arizona, which … Continue reading Golf is Mental Hits the Road #8 – Lake Havasu and Palm Desert Encore
We continued our Arizona portion of the adventure in Phoenix where my Dad and Stepmom were visiting from Canada for the week. We arrived on January 13th and bunked in with them at The Retreat at the Raven until the 19th. A beautiful pool/hot tub area and 24-hour gym made it a great place to … Continue reading Golf is Mental Hits The Road #7 – Phoenix!
The rest of our week in San Diego was as much of a success as the first half. Although we were obviously sad to see Jane and Matt go on the 4th, Beth and I managed to make the best of it in the perfectly sunny weather. The next day we met an old co-worker … Continue reading Golf is Mental Hits the Road #6 – From San Diego to Tucson
Our adventure has progressed in a glorious manner since my last update. We had a great time over Christmas staying at Beth's parents place in Palm Desert. The week there was spent in good company playing lots of golf, relaxing, and enjoying a lot of great food. Beth's sister Jane and her husband Matt also … Continue reading Golf is Mental Hits the Road #5 – From Palm Desert to Staying Classy in San Diego
Wishing all my fantastic followers a very Merry Christmas! We were fortunate to enjoy our morning on the golf course in Palm Desert. Even made my first ever Christmas Day birdie! Wishing everyone the best over the holidays, wherever you might be! Cheers! Josh (Published from my iPhone)
After finally out-running the snow and finding some green grass, the feeling of being on vacation really set in. We had a great night in St. George, Utah on Monday night. The town itself was more bustling than I expected. We found a cool upscale pub on Main Street (George's) with great food and live … Continue reading Golf is Mental Hits The Road #4 – Zion, Vegas, and Lake Havasu
After months of anticipation we finally departed Calgary early yesterday morning on our three month road trip in search of warm weather and green grass. With a lot of ground to cover on day 1, we were optimistic about the road conditions we would face as we left Calgary with the highway and skies clear. … Continue reading Golf is Mental Hits the Road #3 – Escaping Snow
We're now just inside of ten days until hitting the road on our amazing three month journey. Inside the ten day window before a trip always seems like a whirlwind of unproductive shenanigans for me. It's that window where much of the planning is complete and you still have a few errands to take care … Continue reading Golf is Mental Hits the Road #2 – The Countdown