Thought I had lost this blog forever. Couldn’t log in, and when I did, I no longer had a blog under my control. But I’m back now, baby. And outdoors-er than ever. What. Had a big update for you guys on some bike camping over Easter weekend and some plans to kick butts otherwise. Ben
I’ve sometimes discussed the concept of the forest bath with people before. I like it, and I want to believe in it. But, I guess there are some questions to be considered: 1.) Does simply being outdoors have an effect on a person? I suppose it depends. My dad used to love going hiking and … More GET OUT OF HERE
It’s to the time now where I’ve been working out for a month straight and making a good go of it. I do feel better, yes. No, I don’t have “progress pics” because I know that those will just affect me negatively. I can tell my body has changed, and I know it’s for the … More Title: Just kind of random
They say having a boat is one of the most expensive hobbies you’ll ever start. Thought I thoroughly enjoyed my trip skiing this past Saturday at Romme Alpin in Daww-larna, am I ready to buy some discount skis? First you buy the skis; then, it’s boots. And a fancy-ass hat. And wacky multi-colored, day-glo geometric … More Skidåkning!
I can be subject impulse purchases. Though maybe something I’ve considered for several years can’t necessarily be counted as an impulse purchase. Is it when you buy it in a country where everything costs a full 50% of what it does in the US? Well hah. I got you there, because I found a pair … More Cold enough for skridskor and facicles
“And so we’re back in a land where things can get a little slippery…” – Benjamin Roode, On Stockholm Hah! It’s not a real book you fools! But if I were to write a book on Stockholm, it would be tempted to write about what Stockholm isn’t. Not because of Stockholm’s shortcomings or deficiencies, but … More Oh those winter runs
Where do you stay? Or be? When you want to be yourself or just be away from places where you’re not you? I think we all like to be in important places. What do I mean by that? Well, important to us, important in the sense that is greater than we are, important for what … More Searching for Your Place