Monthly Archives: February 2012

Castle Run

This weekend we moved to a new apartment in the Heidelberg Altstadt, which affords us views of both the Neckar river and the Heidelberg castle (a rough life). Moving on this occasion wasn’t nearly as bad as our previous moves … Continue reading

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The Great Outdoors

Today was a full day in the outdoors. It’s Fasching, otherwise known as Karneval, in Germany this week, which takes place prior to the beginning of the Lenten season. This involves parades and costumes. There was a parade down the … Continue reading

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Birthday Run

Today is NP’s first birthday. This means first of all that KT and I have been struggling with parental clich├ęs all week. On the one hand we remember wondering not so many months ago whether we would ever sleep again, … Continue reading

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Onward and Upward

Today brings me to the end of the fifth week of my ten-week schedule for building a solid cardiovascular base. The time has gone quickly and it’s hard to believe that I’m now half way through this phase of my … Continue reading

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The Mental Game

I’ll get to the photo at the end of the post, but first to training. This week I stepped back into the steady increases of my training schedule, after a reduced week for recovery. The reduced week certainly gave my … Continue reading

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New Wheel – Cool Ride

Today I went out to pick up my bike from John’s Radhaus. Following my crash last Saturday, the front wheel needed to be replaced. John took care of this (as pictured above) and gave the bike a good inspection, all … Continue reading

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