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A special weekend

The last weekend was all about nature. We escaped in deep forests, just 1 hour’s drive from our house, to spend two days snowshoeing and enjoying time in the chalet. This might seem a bit clichéd, but it’s a trip that I wanted to do for long. After arriving at the national park “Parc National d’Aiguebelle” we immediately followed the 6 km path to the chalet. We have came just 200 m, as in the middle of the path, fallen trees blocked our way. Those trees couldn’t resist the heavy weight of the wet snow and ice. We didn’t have any other choice, to either crawl over or under several tree trunks, hoping that these annonying complications could soon be over. Far from it! It continued that way and took all our breath and energy.  Not forget to mention, that we both had to carry big backpacks. Walking through deep snow has not made the situation any easier. Anyway, we knew it would be worth it and we recognized it all the time: We strived through breathtaking landscapes, observed local plants and trees …

New year, new adventures

2015 is on: Cheers to a new year full of unkown adventures and challenges. I have a lot of stuff to cross off my bucket list, that I created for my trip to Canada. I wrote down all the things that I would like to do. For some, nine month seems a long time, but I guess that once I found my daily routine, the time will pass in a flash. To stay focused on my activity-wishlist, I decided to write it down. It’s a cheerful mix of outdoor activities and sports, creativity ideas and just random things to try out. Bucket List Canada 1 Snowshoeing on frozen lakes 2 Learning fluent french 3 Building a new website 4 Let my hair get really long 5 Start nordic skiing each day in winter 6 Visit Hawaii 7 Tie-dye in summer (with my malaysian colors) 8 Knitting a jacket 9 Travel to West-Canada 10 Sunbathing on the beach after a long winter 11 Sleeping in a cozy canadian chalet 12 Dogsledding 24h 13 Start doing yoga twice a …