Off to New Adventures

“Art is never finished,” Leonardo da Vinci once said, “only abandoned.” I’m sure this quote has many meanings but for me it’s that we can’t let art (or anything) get in the way of living. You will never be finished so sometimes you need to know when to leave. And it’s time to leave Pedal […]

Behind the Scenes


After almost two months on the road, a new baby, a new full-time contract, lots of Axel Project events and a few bike rides this blog has gone neglected. It’s not intentional and I haven’t run out of things to say… I have just run out of time to say it (for now). Here’s a […]

Happiness is close to sadness


“Tell me more about your son,” said a man named Axel yesterday at our Axel Project booth at the USA Pro Challenge in Aspen. He came by because he saw the name and he wanted to know more about our Axel and share the Hebrew history of the name. We shared stories about Axel, the […]

Update on Life…


Since we’ve been a little silent over here thought I’d do a quick update on how we are doing. Excited…to be back on my bike. I was able to jump on at 5 weeks and had a few good rides since. In Crested Butte Kalden and I did 401 from the Paradise Divide side (highly […]

3 Minutes in Sun Valley


In three minutes we’ll show you around our favorite cycling towns. Look for some trail shots, road biking and family attractions on and off the bike. Enough to give you a taste of the area and want to make a trip there yourself. Here is Sun Valley. Enjoy!

Sun Valley: Best Places to Eat


The Sun Valley area does not lack great places to eat. And a bonus for families is that many of them are kid-friendly. Here are a few of our favorites. Power House Pub and Bike Shop Local grass-fed burgers, handmade fries and homemade ketchup all in this bike shop turned pub. We love to ride […]

Adventures in Sun Valley

Road Bike options and Bike Paths!

We are back in Colorado after a few weeks in and around Sun Valley, Idaho. We love Sun Valley and if you are a mountain biker and enjoy great singletrack then you need to head there. We drive 11 hours to Sun Valley once a year because the trails are so much fun and different […]