So 2013 is officially over. I actually feel a bit sad about it, it was such a good one! I have never before experienced a year that just kept bringing it on: First, the encounter with the wild west of the prairie around Laramie, with its wild horses, antelopes, and fantastic cars, and the really … Continue reading The end of a damn fantastic 2013
Bob Dylan starts singing on my phone at 6 am. It is a Saturday morning, and I spent my Friday climbing Parkview Mountain. What had felt like a brilliant idea on Thursday evening did not feel as good anymore. I had no bread at home for breakfast, no food to bring to the trail, and … Continue reading Hell of a fun day at Devils backbone
I really don’t know what I did to deserve this, but I’m damn happy I did it. A week ago, I was going mental, I do that sometimes when I don’t look beyond my own nose. All I could think about was that people in Sweden were riding their bikes, and I was not. I … Continue reading Am I allowed to be this happy?
So first things first. I have fallen in love with praire dogs. I know that they are considered a menace, they dig holes everywhere in which people, vehicles and cattle stumble, but they also create eco systems that are really important for other animals, and they are just so darn cute! I think of them … Continue reading Animal of the day#3 and some more of that Wohoo! stuff
I got to bike! I got to bike! I got to bike!!!! (Yes mom, I am getting myself all agitated again… :)) Ah, what a bliss! I can’t say that my urge to bike diminished though,..quite the contrary to be honest: Two days ago, I was jumping up and down because I THOUGHT it would … Continue reading Wohooo! (Yeah yeah, I’m totally overusing that word, but damnit! I’m walking on small pink clouds today!)
I wan’t to bike! I want to bike, I want to bike, I want to bike!!!!!!!!! How is it possible to experience an almost unbearable urge to do something as trivial as biking? I’ve been off it for months! It should be out of my system! I’ve already written about proximity and urges, so I … Continue reading About a bike
I have to paraphrase Maciej on this one: “What is better than skiing spring corn on a weekend? – Skiing spring corn one day, and having your mtb premier for the season the other”. In Swedish, the words that come to mind is ÄNTLIGEN!! In English, I will just simply yell, Hell YEAH! Oh the … Continue reading How to wear your body down with a smile on your cracking face