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The Sharp Edge

The Fear of Fear

Yeah, I can lazily arc Midwestern blue and black groomers all day long and not feel a bit of fear, but that does not make me a better skier. I can go off on a short easy bike ride, but that does not increase my fitness or cycling abilities. I can write a simple Perl extract in a day but again it does not make me better professionally. […]

The Skiing ABCs O -- A wooden letter block with the letter O
Après Ski

The Skiing ABCs O

This entry is part 16 of 16 in the series Skiing ABCs

The Skiing ABCs O is a tough installment. In fact, I could only come up with three entries and I have removed two of them from the list for reasons I will not go into. […]

The Skiing ABCs N -- a cube with N on the faces
Skiing

The Skiing ABCs N

This entry is part of 16 in the series Skiing ABCs

Today, in The Skiing ABCs N we discuss a few ski terms beginning with the letter N. This was a tough one, and I am guessing I am missing some terms, what can you think […]

The Skiing ABCs M -- a cube with M on its faces
Skiing

The Skiing ABCs M

This entry is part of 16 in the series Skiing ABCs

Happy New Year everyone.I am resolving to create more ski content. To be quite honest I am in preparation for my ski trip to Whitefish and the 2018 bike racing season. This means instead of […]

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Resorts

Whitefish Lodging Review

This entry is part of 6 in the series Whitefish 2017

After the skiing, the most important thing a ski resort can do is to offer lodging. I do not need luxurious lodging, only safe and reasonably comfortable lodging. Here is my Whitefish lodging review. Whitefish […]

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Après Ski

Gather by the Fireplace

Is there anything more satisfying after a hard day of skiing or snowboarding than sitting by the fireplace? I am a bit snobbish about fireplaces and practice real wood fireplace in my house. Gather by […]

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Ski Racing at Ski Brule
Equipment

Helmets Wear Them!

Helmets are a frequent topic here and I am on a mission to get you to wear them if you already do not. Helmets Wear Them! — Common Objections While looking good and fashionable is […]

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Breakfast Review Part Deux

YABJR! Yet another breakfast joint review! Not that the Brule River Tap is a strictly breakfast joint. Today’s review covers Ma’s Place at 309 US HWY 2 in Wakefield Michigan. Last weekend (March, 13 2010) […]

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More on Twitter Followers

The other day I wrote a post on on how my attitude on Twitter followers has changed with time. This article elicited some favorable feedback so I oblige my readership and explore this some more. […]

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Health, Fitness, and Nutrition

Preparing for Ski Season

So ski season is getting close and it is time to start preparing for ski season. How do you approach this? I prepare for ski season all year but as we enter into this time of the year my approach changes. […]

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