City life…
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Living in downtown Toronto has its pluses and minuses... One of the pluses is ability to walk to work or to ride bicycle, one of the minuses is cost of rent. Usually I get out of the city every single weekend but once in a while it's nice to spend weekend in a city doing city life. Last Sunday I took my nephews skating...


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Puppy and snow
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“Family, friends, puppy, snow, snowboarding, cross-country skiing” – this basically a short description of our visit to Kelowna, BC but you can continue reading this post to see how awesome this visit was...


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Skating, swimming pool and graffiti
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Title of this post basically summarizes last 3 weeks...


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First one
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Welcome to 2017... On January 2 Kelly, Andrea and I recovered from celebrating New Year and made it to the hill for some fresh air rehab... We scored a perfect bluebird day with perfect snow


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Change of seasons
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It happened pretty fast this year.  One weekend we were biking and next weekend we were snowshoeing and snowboarding...


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TTToronto
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Last few weeks I didn’t get out of the city at all, it was all about spending weekends in the city, visiting friends and family and trying to get few more bike rides before the snow...


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hello December
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We celebrated arrival of December 1st with an epic day on Lake Erie. It was a bit cold since air temperature was around 7 degrees and water temperature around 9 degrees, but it didn’t stop windsurfers, kiteboarders and surfers from enjoying first day of winter


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Rally of the Tall Pines 2016
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Last Saturday it was time for another “winter roads, summer ditches” car rally race – Rally of the Tall Pines in Bancroft. I left Toronto around 6 am with my camera and mountain bike. The plan was to spectate at 3 different locations and use bicycle so I can move faster between those locations using trails. I got to Bancroft just before ceremonial start. Travis Pastrana was racing so there always was huge crowd of spectators and media around his car


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Summer to winter in 1 weekend
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On Friday I was mountain biking in Toronto wearing t-shirt and shorts; on Saturday I was windsurfing on Lake Erie and I had to wear gloves because my hands were getting cold; on Sunday I had to put winter tires on my car because it was snowing outside and forecast is calling for more snow...


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Stay focused
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Last few days got pretty busy...


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