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Too Close for Comfort

If you’re lucky enough to have a bike lane, you’re still probably not lucky enough to have a comfortably wide luxurious bike lane. And even with the words “Bikes Only” coupled with cute...

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Sweet Bikes

I’ve always been different from other girls… So perhaps I have a different perspective. I’m planning to replace my everyday commuter bike this year and I’ve been test riding several bikes to feel...

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Keep Smiling

I admit that sometimes I get frustrated with biking in the city. There are days that bring out my inner curmudgeon and I feel like this guy: But try not to put negativity...

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cyclistmoon

Different Shoes

This post is not actually a post about shoes. It’s about perspective. Think back to the days before you started biking to work. Or maybe you don’t even have to think back at...

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spandex

Beginning

The weather’s better, you’re burned out on traffic, and you hate the gym. You hear it’s “Bike Month” and an idea forms in your head. Could you bike to work? Maybe it’s not...

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machines

Big Kids

When I was a kid, biking was my favorite activity (after drawing.)  Luckily I had a lot of space to do it. When I started biking to work I hadn’t ridden a bike in...

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dark

Midnight Misadventures

This weekend marked the end of “winter” for me as it was the first time I went on some longer rides out of the city. The first one started when a 2 mile...

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roadbikes

60!

My Mom turned 60 this year and she’s decided to do a triathlon. She’s decided to invest in a better bike for the triathlon and beyond. She bikes quite a bit. Sometimes we...

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nighta

The Long Commute

I’ve been busier and more stressed than usual lately and it’s started catching up with me. The other day at work I found myself completely exhausted. I could not wait to go home…...

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