Just paddling out in the water, having some time to myself, playing with the skeg depth, feathering on the paddle, and just overall enjoying myself. Weekends have been spent camping, crabbing, and other various activities.

got a drz400 and a 4 foot collapsible sluice box, hmmm, Nice and complete review. Just some 5 to 15 second cuts of the first half of video being on the lake. To earn points, share using your unique link or blast it out on social media using the buttons below. As mentioned, it is a 13 foot touring Kayak.

In 1908, one factory became the first in America to make Saturday an official day off out of respect for the Jewish Sabbath, and soon more workplaces began to follow suit. WE NEED LONGER WEEKENDS VERY VERY BADLY! Oddly enough, the 2 wheeled transportation has not been getting used as much this summer. Broken spokes along with their nipples were replaced, adjusted valves and changed the oil. The week can be 5 days of work, or more. According to Science of Us, the modern work week began to emerge during the industrial revolution—thanks in part to our hard-partying predecessors. I’m not big on fishing.

I also was intrigued by the kayaks out on the water. While the two-day weekend is a fairly recent phenomenon, today some people are working to extend it even longer. I'd prefer 4 though. Luckily, I had set aside a bit of money for my Birthday this year, so I already had a good base to start with.

Just this month, the head of Britain’s Trades Union, Frances O’Grady said that she “believes that in this century we can win a four-day-working-week with decent pay for everyone.” Take a look: “I believe that in this century we can win a four-day-working-week with decent pay for everyone,” says TUC general secretary Frances O’Grady at #TUC150 https://t.co/4ixWy1WaSR pic.twitter.com/obs9YBH6rL, — BBC News (UK) (@BBCNews) September 10, 2018, Subscribe to our daily Nonpartisan Newsletter to see both sides of our country’s most important headlines in 5 minutes or less.

I have a new ContourHD video camera, so I’ve been dinking around with that as well.

This weekend I will be heading out again, this time with my friend Beige who also owns a Kayak.

Things took a turn in Britain during the 19th century when workers started using their one day off for pleasure instead of quiet religious observation.

It is a 13 foot touring Kayak, with an adjustable skeg. A friend had one in the mid to late 1970s when I was doing a lot of primitive camping while in high…, on A new hobby sure to bring on some new adventures, on Rider Review: Pants – Tour Master Overpant. I was between the TourMaster and the FirstGear HT Overpant and you helped make the decision I wanted to do. In the face of newly-formed labor unions and pressure from religious groups to keep Sundays holy, the five-day, 40-hour work week was signed into law with the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938. 10 years ago. I have a buddy from Redmond who will be coming down here to Oregon for a couple days, and we are going to spend some time exploring the back roads and forest roads in the mountains. and as mentioned, very little riding overall compared to previous years. Finally, in the early 20th century, helped along by unions, industrialists like Henry Ford pioneered the 5 day, 40 hour work week. Whoever decided to make the weekend only two days needs to be tarred and feathered. Reserving one holy day a week for rest and worship is an ancient tradition. I have a 2005 version of…, That old stove was a Svea 123 Climber. Both days I really enjoyed myself. Weekends have been spent camping, crabbing, and other various activities. The last year we did it, was in 2009, as I got rid of my R6 in the winter of 2010 to buy my KLR and have some money for my Alaska Trip. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. After being comfortable with entering and exiting the Kayak (which I practiced in the pond, as it is not really big enough to get a good feel for it), I went ahead and went up to Lost Lake on Saturday and Sunday. I left Hood River after spending the morning at Lost Lake in my kayak around 11:30. There’s reason to believe that a seven-day week with a two-day weekend is an inefficient technology: A growing body of research and corporate case studies suggests that … Why do we only get two days off? Therefore, half-day Saturday’s were introduced, and overtime workers eventually got full Saturday’s off. I think 3 should be the minimum. I went ahead and had it shipped to my parents in Oregon since I was heading down there anyways, and it meant I didn’t have to fiddle with trying to figure out and adjust the carrier pads in my complex’s parking lot. I get bored after awhile if doing it from land, but have always enjoyed being on the water. I did get some other things accomplished this last weekend as well. Mic's Adventure and MicVenture Copyright ©, All Rights Reserved. I took the long way to The Dalles, crossing over the hills on some back roads, dropped into Moiser, and followed State Road to Marsh Cutoff and then over to Rowena and on to The Dalles. Therefore, half-day Saturday’s were introduced, and overtime workers eventually got full Saturday’s off. Everyone tells me I should probably get some formal instruction, and they are probably right, but I like to give everything a shot. If you’re already . Jeff has a canoe, so we spend the weekend floating around in that canoe and fishing.

No matter how exhausted you are at your nine-to-five, the promise of two full days set aside for socializing, sleeping in, and brunching in the afternoon always looms on the horizon. 40% off on the Kayak brought it down to a manageable price for me to pull the trigger on it. In fact, it’s been a cultural norm of the west for less than 100 years. Another year come and gone, Border Hopping: Destination – Another Weekend in the Columbia River Gorge, Crossing County Lines: Destination – Camping the Mountain Loop Highway, Rider Review: Rainsuits – Tour Master Defender 2-Piece Rainsuit, Do It Yourself: Adventure Food – Poor Man’s Chicken and Dumplings, Rider Review: Jackets – BMG (Belstaff) Discovery, Rider Review: Pants – Tour Master Overpant, Border Hopping: Destination – An Afternoon with Adventure Sidecar, The Three Lake Take – Snow, Gem, and Source Lakes, Bumpy Roads and Slippery Slopes – Rampart Lakes via Rachel Lake Trail.

I’m one of those riders who will ride in pretty much any type of weather, hell, I’ve even ridden while it was snowing. a subscriber, please enter your email to log in. Other than that, I’ll try and get some pictures and video up at a later time.

Where have I been? Had some Lunch at Canton Wok, fueled up, and crossed over into Washington. so awesome, thinking about doing the same thing. Earlier this year I went on a camping trip with a couple of buddies on Lopez Island. You can also enter e-mails, separated by commas, or click the button to import all your email contacts. Would only 2 days of oil be enough to give me withdrawals/tolerance again?

Even managed to get tossed in the water. We’ve had very few really “nice” days so far this year, so I’ve spent most of my weekends that we do have that kind of weather, in shorts and a t-shirt and in my Frontier (or in someone’s rig). Why are weekends only 2 days long? Return to the Cassiar on a Bike Named Lara. The final question from above may be a good place to start, and it’s not overly complicated as to why we get Sunday off. Nowadays the OECD, a group of rich countries, worked on average 40.1 hours per week, according to the Economist.

Eventually the project ended, and I had time to breathe. I plan on a couple days of riding come the end of this month. In fact, after purchasing the rest of the needed equipment, I had totaled more in cost of accessories, than I did of the original Kayak Purchase. So after that weekend, life went back to the grind, as we were working on the big project at work, and I continued on, not much thought of other things. Crabbing has been fun.