We had our Trek bikes for several months now and feel qualified to give a review on them.
Silke and I agree that we would never ride, let alone buy, another generic bike.
Spending the extra money on a… Continue reading
A timeline of how the book Icebound influenced other mediums.
I liked the close confines of this story by Dean Koontz and how the characters were left to deal with situations in a more strict environment.
The arctic night is… Continue reading
Reflections after visiting the Leinenkugel Brewery in Wisconsin.
Last year our friend Mark, Silke and I started our annual beer brewery tour/camping weekend. This year we set our sites on Wisconsin and the much loved Leinie Beer. Their motto… Continue reading
Silke and I thought it was time to re-do our bedroom.
We love DIY projects and thought it would be fun to celebrate the 1 Year Anniversary of living in our home by finally redoing our bedroom. We went… Continue reading
What to do on a cold, rainy and windy day in Minnesota? You win the 9th Annual Jackass Golf Tournament!
We (Nick, Silke, Mark and Ryan) started out with breakfast and cocktails at the ‘The Boot’ in Forada, MN… Continue reading
Silke and I have always been big Dean Koontz fans.
In fact, his books were a lengthy conversation on one of our first dates (i.e. favorite ones, deeper meaning into certain stories etc). After all the Dean… Continue reading
How I survived my time as an unemployed worker.
Back in 2008 I was unemployed for eight long months. Silke and I had just moved in together. It was late February and my work week ended abruptly when I was… Continue reading
I’ve been wanting to buy a nice set of bikes for quite awhile.
We would window shop in the bike stores and quietly move on. Silke knew I was getting ahead of myself when I came home with a t-shirt… Continue reading