Tag Archives: Lower Crabapple Road



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Two weeks ago the city started to widen Lower Crabapple Road just in front of our property, i.e. from the intersection of Frederick Road and Lower Crabapple Road to the city limits. Not that it entails very much work and … Continue reading


More Pictures of the Deluge

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Here I’m back with a few more words and quite a few pictures about today’s deluge. The forecast had predicted heavy thunderstorms for today, but that had been the case frequently lately without much more than a beneficial rainfall [I … Continue reading



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For about a good two hours, around noon today, we had quite a downpour, and within just ten to fifteen minutes “our” creek rose to a level I have not yet seen: Sintflut Für etwa gut zwei Stunden, um die … Continue reading


Lower Crabapple Ride

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As we had some wonderful weather – well, except for the wind [of up to 15 miles per hour in gusts] – I went on a bicycle ride again on Lower Crabapple Road. I hadn’t exactly planned it, but when … Continue reading


Lower Crabapple Road

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Last Sunday the weather was fine and I decided to ride out on Lower Crabapple Road for a few miles and take some pictures: Lower Crabapple Road Am vergangenen Sonntag hatten wir schönes Wetter und ich bin Lower Crabapple Road … Continue reading


Slowly but Surely …

… I”m getting into a better shape. Yesterday I did and out-and-back of 20.7 miles total here on Lower Crabapple Road, at an average of 11.7 miles per hour. Of course, that is much slower than I used to be, … Continue reading


Maybe I Need to Rethink My Plans …

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… for the LBJ 100 Bicycle Tour on Saturday, March 28, out of the LBJ Ranch in Stonewall/Texas. For that event, I’ve signed up for the 42-mile route [the previous link actually leads to my records from the Tour de … Continue reading


A Brisk 4-Mile Walk

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That’s what I did today and what I’ve been doing quite frequently lately, to get some more taxing exercise than that I get at the cardiac rehab. Here, I can set my own pace, which just now is around 4.1 … Continue reading


Power Line Troubles

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Today we got some not so good news: the old powerline running along the edge of our property parallel to Lower Crabapple Road will be replaced and for that purpose some of our magnificent trees will have to be (extensively) … Continue reading


More New House and Garden [1]

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I had always wanted to show more pictures of our house and the garden here in this blog, and not only in my previous blogs. Here, then, are some of them. Let’s start with some views from/of Lower Crabapple Road: … Continue reading