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New York Cine Radio: Dawg Fight and the Wave

Saturday, January 30th, 2016 Posted in Entertainment, Martial Arts, New York Cine Radio, Norway | No Comments »

This week the New York Cine gang and I talk about the documentary, Dawg Fight, which looks at the world of unsanctioned backyard boxing matches. We also discuss the Norwegian disaster movie, The Wave, and

Christmas 2014

Thursday, December 25th, 2014 Posted in Lifestyle, Norway | No Comments »

We got up early on Christmas morning to open gifts and celebrate another year together as a family. This year was overall very good for the Richardson clan. We are all pretty much happy and healthy. We traveled to many ...

Down to the wire

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014 Posted in Lifestyle, Norway, Travel | No Comments »

My project for this evening..... complete several loads of laundry and clean the house before the wife returns tomorrow after spending two weeks overseas visiting family and friends. It should be a piece of cake. Now if I can just remember where I left the kids.

Don’t worry, baby girl. I got this!

Thursday, January 9th, 2014 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Lifestyle, Norway | No Comments »

I saw my girl off to the airport today as she heads to Norway for a few weeks to catch up with family and friends. We are gonna miss her. The upside, the kids and I are planning a series ...

2013 NYC Marathon: Take that Sandy!

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013 Posted in Lifestyle, Norway, Sports and Fitness | No Comments »

I am so proud of my wife for finishing her 11th marathon! So far she has completed marathons in NYC, Boston and Berlin. She had been eager to run NYC again because last year it had to be cancelled because ...

No Sleep ’til Brooklyn part deux

Friday, August 30th, 2013 Posted in Biking, Lifestyle, Norway, Sports and Fitness | No Comments »

This was my first bike ride since returning home from Oslo. I have been getting over a cold for the past week or so. I think my body has been rebelling against the NYC air quality and humidity. I had ...

Really dumb stuff I did over my summer vacation

Sunday, August 11th, 2013 Posted in Biking, Norway, Sports and Fitness | No Comments »

Bicycling in Norway is very different from the riding that I familiar with in NYC. The bike routes in Oslo are particularly spectacular. You can go from the suburbs to the city and then to the country within the space ...

The Land of Fire and Ice

Saturday, August 18th, 2012 Posted in Lifestyle, Norway, Travel | No Comments »

I was very sad when our last day in Oslo came around. We had a great time in Norway and I was not looking forward to going back to NYC, or more specifically, going back to work. The only upside ...

Weekend in Sweden

Saturday, August 4th, 2012 Posted in Biking, Lifestyle, Norway, Sports and Fitness, Travel | No Comments »

Last weekend I went with the family to Sweden for a retreat with some of our scandinavian peeps. This was the first of a soon to be annual event held at the Björneröds Ridcenter. The wife and kids have been ...

If I can’t be famous, I’ll be infamous!

Friday, July 20th, 2012 Posted in Batman, IPS, Krav Maga, Martial Arts, Norway, politics | No Comments »

The martial artist in me is conflicted by the recent turn of events in Colorado, and the anniversary the mass murder in Oslo, Norway. The Norwegian gunman had more than an hour to hunt down and attack his victims. More ...