Tara Outside

At 17 days this baby discovered a hammock is a basic necessity. And at one month she rode with me on a bicycle… At two months she got her own set of wheels! And learned how to take a selfie… At three months she has walked in the forest, visited different cities, Played with new friends,…

Hi World

I had cycled about 15km on September 20th. At the train station that evening, waiting for Jim to arrive, my water broke. 22 September, at 12.13pm our daughter Tara was born.Of course she is more beautiful than any view I’ve seen so far…We’re looking forward to sharing many more adventures with you! All we need is…

Pedal, Paddle, Pram.

In Loreto I met up with Flavien and his friends from back home. Back home for him is Haida Gwaii, a little piece of paradise where one day I hope to return to as well. His friends came down for a Kayak-trip. And were so kind to let me join in! Ryan here spends his…

Prickles and Punctures

Let me introduce you to Flavien,He is from France but lives on Haida Gwaii. Where I spent a few months last year. He happened to be cycling down the Baja California at exactly the same time as I was. So we ended up riding together for two weeks. That was lovely, as apart from a…

Let’s go to Mexico

Las Vegas is a great place to be leaving. Especially if you happen to be heading towards Death Valley, apparently the driest hottest place in North America. Yeah. Right. Is all I have to say to that. Maybe it was just my luck that at the start of January a big storm came rolling through…

At Opposite Extremes

In Colorado the roads can get rather busy.I had left the comforts of Lucy & Stevens home in Placerville with a belly full and a great night sleep! It was good after a couple of fairly chilly nights out there. They had shown me picture albums of their vacations, my reaction was; “WOW! Where is THAT!?”…

Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!

It was -19 degrees celsius when I left Jackson hole. (-3 F)Good thing I ran into Brian & Hannah the day before and they had invited me to stay, they’re no strangers to bicycle touring and it was lovely to spend an evening with like-minded folk.That morning was the first time since Northern Canada that I…