A 2013 update is long overdue…I know! It’s still January, so it’s still a new year’s post right?!
Normally, I don’t make NY resolutions but this year I actually did! It was to have a better year than 2012, no crashes, no fractures, and nothing but awesome racing and training. To be honest, I was just happy the 2012 season was over and I could start once again from scratch. So let it be resolved that 2013 is simply going to be great.

As it was off-season for me the last couple months and the holiday season; this update will involve family, outdoor fun, and a hairy house guest that stayed with us over the holidays!

A few generations of Mensink women on NYE (and one cute dog):

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 A family Christmas photo?  The best we got…Me, Richard and honorary member Mr. Shaggy:

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Playing with the Niece & Nephew Christmas morning:

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The boys and your truly at a Canmore gathering:

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Some Lake Louise snowshoeing fun:

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Taking in the views…the Lake Louise ski hill on the opposite slope:

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A beautiful sunset while on a walk with the dog:

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Our house guest making himself at home:

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Taking in some culture: Andy Warhol: The Athlete Series Exhibit: Any guesses on who the athletes are??

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That’s it, that’s all for now.  Just back from Victoria for a 10 day training camp that kicked my butt into gear.

2013 is going to be a good one. Let the games begin!

Cheers,

Lisa