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I'm writing this entry now at 10:30pm because if I don't I never will!! We have been so busy, I don't think we've stopped from the beginning of February, or even before that!! February half term was so busy! It was more crazy than Christmas. I felt like a dish washing machine! Leo and I stayed in the entire week to help Gill cook and I became an expert at baking cakes! I made caramelised ...
... able to convince Laura and we decided to meet up with some friends in Brianšon. To get to Brianšon we had to cross a mountain range and thus decided to go around it, stopping in Grenoble of course to see her friends.
Montelimar is a small city that is a bit of a detour from the freeway. This makes it difficult sometimes to find a covoiturage (carpool) as there are not many people leaving from ...
... learned how to stop! I had
to fall any time that I wanted to stop, and once I stopped because I
accidentally ran into a woman, who proceeded to scold me for five minutes. I
returned with a very large bruise on the back of my leg (and ego), and I’m
pretty sure that the sum of all of my falls was the reason I had to enter
physical therapy for my back.
All that being said, I was a little nervous to strap on my
... top of a pretty steep drop. Not the steepest drop we have ever hit but steeper than I thought existed here. The other thing we noticed was that this drop included something we had never tried; Moguls! Intimidating but we decided to try it! We of course fell a few times almost right away and very quickly realized that each and every bump was made of ice!! Halfway down the hill, I abandoned my quest and just went hors piste instead. ...
... was so proud of us but eventually, we had to go catch our bus!
It was this day that my infatuation for this sport has reached critical mass! I still ( two weeks later) spend so much of my time thinking about how to get back to a mountain and ride some more! I think proximity to a ski resort will be one of the things that stand out on all future job perks!
From a state of nostalgic infatuation, with love,