With three weeks off work over Christmas and New Years, we were quick to make plans – quick plans! Over the course of three weeks we celebrated Christmas with my family, Norwegian Style. We then proceeded to hop over the pond to Canada in time for some Canadian Christmas cheers and celebrations before venturing on to some fun in the sun and reunion with friends in El Salvador.
Wow! A month and a half has gone by since we last updated funlovingliving. Perhaps you thought we were gone for good? Oh no! We are back! At least we will be every now and then.
It had been almost a year since we had seen my loving grandma in Canada at our wedding. After biking in the rain for a while, nothing could have been better than a warm bed and my grandma’s hearty, Norwegian cooking and heartfelt hugs.
Where: Peaks of Stamsund, Lofoten
Distance by bike : 0 km
Time on bike: 0 hr 0 min
Total distance on bike: 901 km
Peak height on foot: Steinstinden 509 m
Number of peaks: 16
Time on foot: 6 hr 0 min
This past Monday was my birthday! I love birthdays and my incredible husband knows this all too well. He also knows that I love competitions and therefore invited friends and family to the Super Intense Recreational Invitational 2013!
The further North we were getting, the colder the nights were getting. When waking up, it did not seem tempting to cook up breakfast and coffee, so instead we drove on until we found it.
Time has simply flown by here in Edmonton. Since last update, this is some of what we have been up to: