A very London Christmas

We have been having a cozy Christmas season in London. Here were a few of the top moments of Christmas cheer in the Henry/Sparks/Dykxhoorn house. 10k Santa Dash for Great Ormond St Children’s Hospital (aka a fun Where’s Waldo challenge for y’all!) Ogling the Christmas lights at Kew Gardens And a ride on a ‘swing … More A very London Christmas

Pedalling home

I had decided to splash out and book the overnight ferry back to the UK. To my delight, it seems that ferry travel is not completely booked during the week, so I had a comfortable cabin to myself. After a sound sleep, I TOOK A SHOWER! ON A BOAT!? Luxury. I had a cup of … More Pedalling home

The lazy-person’s 10-step guide to urban microadventuring

It is a challenge to maintain the diametrically opposed identities of “laziest person ever” and “enthusiastic cyclist/eager adventurer.” Thankfully, I have sorted out a system to neatly integrate these two using this special step-by-step guide to lazy microadventuring. Step 1: Prepare to adventure. Take off your fluffy dressing gown and cozy slippers and put on … More The lazy-person’s 10-step guide to urban microadventuring