The Bionic Woman Returns – Cinque Terra

 

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We didn’t know it yet, but, we were nearing the end of a several month adventure.  We had left home with hefty backpacks, planning to chase the pro cycling circuit.  We had seen a lot of cycling races, done a lot of our own riding, and had also found many other adventures along the way.  Coming off of the high of accomplishing some big things in my own cycling journey, I think I was in complete belief that I was the bionic woman!!!

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The Perfect Christmas Gift for the Outdoor Diva

Have you ever found yourself at the end of a gruelling group ride, sweaty and gross, yet wanting to join in for a post ride beer and pizza?  Have you ever wished at the end of a long day on the ski hills that you could shed your wet layers for something warm and cozy before embarking on the long drive home?  Have you ever been out on a training run, then snuck in some errands on the way home in your less than fresh running gear?  Have you ever headed straight for a coffee date right after a cleansing hot yoga class and wished you could easily transform into something more pleasing?

Are you the girl that spends as much time as possible embarking on outdoor adventures?  Or is your better half the mountain goddess?

Imagine if after a ride, run, hike, or outdoor adventure of your choice, you could easily and quickly shed your gross, wet attire, and transform yourself into a pretty perfect dress for any post adventure activity?  And do all of this in the middle of nature, even if you are surrounded by others!!!

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A New Adventure: Chamonix Part II

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One day, my husband declared that he had read about a hiking trail called the ‘Tour de Mont Blanc’ which starts in France and passes through Italy and Switzerland.  According to National Geographic it was one of best hikes in the world.  He showed me videos of picturesque trails and breathtaking mountain views.  Thus, the seedlings had been planted for our first hiking trip.  Our usual forte was cycling, so this would be a brand new adventure for us. Continue reading “A New Adventure: Chamonix Part II”