Category Archive: Adventure


If I told you I spent an hour with the Queen of Sweden, was a guest of the Mayor of Stockholm for a dinner hosted in the room where the Nobel Prize is… Continue reading

Hiking Tilden Park

On Sunday our good friend invited us on a walk around Tilden Park. Our walk turned into a 4 hour excursion with pit stops for snacks and a ride on one of two… Continue reading

Kehoe Beach at Point Reyes

On Saturday we took a scenic drive to Point Reyes to let the dogs play at Kehoe Beach. We wound through rolling hills and spots of redwoods among hundreds of cyclists who were… Continue reading

Briones Regional Park

I went on my first California hike today. I went to Briones Regional Park at the recommendation of a friend who said that the Eastern hills are lush, beautiful, and green this time… Continue reading

Montana Vacation

We spent the last week vacationing with family in the Bridger Canyon of Montana and at Big Sky resort. We started with a day at Bridger Bowl, one of the few remaining non-profit… Continue reading

Big News! We’re moving to…

Drumroll please… We’re trading the mountains for the ocean and we’re moving to Berkeley! FAQs: What?! Why?! When? The short version is that I married up, and my very talented husband was offered… Continue reading

Powder Days

This weekend we got socked with a top-notch storm that dumped 38-ish inches of powder on ski resorts around our shared ski condo. On Friday I took my awesome Icelantics to Breckenridge and… Continue reading

2014 so far (Mountains, Portland, Berkeley and CO Springs)

It’s been a crazy year… We spent a week in the mountains with 8 friends skiing powder. It was epic and my current obsession is skiing bumps. We spent a weekend in Portland… Continue reading

Getting Better

One of the things that I love about training is seeing progress. Not only am I getting better in individual sports, but I can see that triathlon training is helping lead me to… Continue reading

Shiny new things

It has been a week of shiny new things! In chronological order: My graduation present came in! The Boy got me a custom bike to replace my Cervelo for Ironman. It is a… Continue reading