Author Archives: Bob Benz

Sunny mornings and smooth sailing

It’s great having a dog again. Since Sunny, our great Pyrenees rescue, joined the family about 6 months ago, I’ve realized how much I missed having a dog, especially the morning walks. I bolt out of bed at 6:30 pretty … Continue reading

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Rolling to Devil’s Kettle with Noah

We took advantage of the exceptional weather during the past week to ride the Hockhocking Adena Bikeway over to Devil’s Kettle, where I indulged my love of their Gallatea Dunkel. Great time. Great ride. Love this photo of Lara and … Continue reading

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For Rent: One-Level 3-Bed 2-Bath in Near East Side

Rare one-level living on the near East Side! Ideal for families! Walk to the elementary school, library, and uptown. Continue reading

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Back in the boat

Not sure why it took this long, but I finally got back on the water. Yesterday was perfect. Breezy. Low humidity. Sunny. I went up to Stroud’s Run and circumnavigated Dow Lake. Despite the fact it was high noon, I … Continue reading

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It’s not easy being evil

Sydney takes a break from being evil to preen. 

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WTF is that atop the refrigerator?

That silver tray. Next to the fabulous Ricardo Cate’ artwork. A closer look reveals … a beatific rack of ribs, bristling with spices. Yup. Ribs above the fridge. WTF?  Well. This. We again have a creature capable of looking our … Continue reading

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Sydney on the sink …

Lara found a great place to park the parrot while she’s in the kitchen. He was completely content to hang out there while she worked on dinner …

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Big dog, big fan

As the temperatures rise, it didn’t take Sunshine long to figure out how to stay cool …

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Happy Mother’s Day

During our 28 years together, Lara and I have assembled an art collection that makes our house feel like a home. Each piece is a time machine, transporting us back to some magical point in our life together, making it … Continue reading

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More musical pho at Fur Peace Ranch …

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