Posts filed under: Bike

First, I have to admit I stole adapted this idea from a picture I saw of friends on Facebook. While in NYC, they went to the Loopy Doopy Rooftop Bar and were treated to popsicles in their Prosecco. As soon as I saw those frozen treats nestled in a big glass of sparkling wine, I......
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I wish we had a bigger kitchen. I try not to make it a habit of wishing for material things, but in this case, I allow myself to wallow. If we had a larger kitchen, we’d have more room to entertain and every July we would be able to host a Tour de France party......
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Step one, get over the fact that you are going to cut up and paint on a book. Obviously, you might not want to alter a valuable book, but otherwise, it is just words printed on paper. It doesn’t have a soul…until you alter it and fill it with your soul. My main purpose for......
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Bike travel. It means different things to different people, and to non-cyclists it probably sounds crazy. I’ll admit I am a little intimidated by cyclists who have the time and money to ride their bikes across the US, I wonder what that would be like. But since I am not a big fan of camping,......
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We are registered and looking forward to participating in Adventure Cycling Association’s National Bike Travel Weekend on June 3-5, 2016. Adventure Cycling is promoting overnight bike travel by putting together a weekend where people all over the country can register their planned trip and participate in their own way. As soon as I heard about......
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When is the last time you met someone on a trail, took them home with you, shared a meal and some red wine, and welcomed them to stay in your spare bedroom? A little over a week ago this happened to Mike and I. In all honesty, we didn’t just happen to run into Paul......
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What do they say about the best laid plans? Wanting to ride bikes and also support the initiative to extend The Legacy Trail into downtown Sarasota, Mike and I planned on riding the 35 mile route at Tour de Parks.We knew it was a well-organized ride, close to home and we might run into some......
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A blog post with only one photo? Yep, that’s all I have, I was having so much fun at Pedal for Pups that I forgot to take pictures, but I still wanted to share my experience. Pedal for Pups and Doggie Bones 5k is an annual event put on by local animal rescue Nate’s Honor......
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I’ve had a few requests to post additional photos and information about of Key Largo to Key West bike ride. We had quite a few stops along the way that are worth mentioning: Save...
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The best laid plans… In celebration of my milestone 50th birthday, my husband and I planned a bike trip from Key Largo to key West. We had wanted to bike this route for awhile, so a big birthday seemed like a great reason to embark on the adventure. And what an adventure it was. Biking......
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