Race of champions

January 19th, 2015

Race of champions at home. My car, the black VW Beetle against my son Iver's brand new Honda S2000.

The track

I was told that I lost...

Logging preparations - the forest road

January 19th, 2015

Hoping for cold weather while preparing the forest road. If driving frequently when the weather is cold most of the ditches and the wet marsh holes should freeze making it better for the forest machines to drive fully loaded with timber.

Men at work

January 18th, 2015

They have now started covering the new waterpipe using heavy duty equipment.

7 factors for ideal cardiovascular health

January 15th, 2015
  1. Optimal cholesterol
  2. Normal blood pressure
  3. Not having diabetes
  4. Lean body mass index
  5. Not being a smoker
  6. Physical activity
  7. Healthy diet

At the moment in the United States, less than1% of the population meets all 7 critierias.

Got to learn this while watching the documentary "Weight Of The Nation"

Motorcycle, or not?

January 15th, 2015

What do you get when you cross a snow mobile and a moto bike?

My latest book - "Thor" Thor Hushovd

January 15th, 2015

Thor Hushovd, former Norwegian pro-cyclist, his self-biography. Read it, was a struggle, wanted to put it away several times, but as Thor tells how he did struggle with his races, never wanting to quit - it did manage as well to finish it. Got a bit better at the end, but for instance reading about him moving from France to Switzerland sending his furniture in a truck and taking the rest in his Porsche Cayenne...why would he want me to know that???

Why foreste tending

January 9th, 2015

Before and after pictures.

Jackass - on a low level

January 9th, 2015

"Jackass på lavt nivå", sitting inside of the car while in the car wash.

The original "...lavt nivå.." http://www.nrk.no/programmer/tv/team_antonsen/3822078.html

Quality time: Forest tending

January 5th, 2015

This is quality time: Alone in the forest, working, getting exercise as well, time to wonder about the meaning of life and such. Already spent about a day, at least two to go.

The cat climbing down the pine tree

January 5th, 2015

Pictures of our cat taken with my iPhone and movie created using Picasa.