Monthly Archives: March 2013

NORM!!! (Or Why I LOVE “my” Starbucks!)

I may be dating myself here, but one of my favorite shows of all time was “Cheers“, from back in the 80s. It of course all took place in a small bar in Boston, owned by Sam “Mayday” Malone, Carla … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Metal Cowboy: Ten Years Further Down the Road Less Pedaled by Joe Kurmaskie

I really like to read! I have been an avid reader since my dad gave me my fist real book “The Sackett Brand” by Louis L’Amour back in the 4th grade. I read many different genres, from sci-fi, to westerns, … Continue reading

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One of my top 2 pictures ever!

I love this picture. It was taken as my group approached the Denali Base Camp area. In essence, ski planes took off and the had to take a hard left through “One Shot Pass”. Aptly names, cuz you only have … Continue reading

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I Declare Today Spring!

Reading the posts of the people who follow me I am hearing about running in below freezing weather, cold rides, and the feeling that one may never thaw out.  Hell I woke of to Snow a week ago today at … Continue reading

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Dividend Shopping Day!

So, as I mentioned, I started a new job with my previous company this week.  I like the company, and I have enjoyed the heck out of people saying “Hi!” to me in passing, then stopping dead in their tracks, … Continue reading

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Exercise Music

    Well, keeping with the theme from yesterday about using the iPod while working out, I thought I’d take a second to discuss what makes (to me) a good playlist for working out.         A word … Continue reading

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How do I Know Biking is Right for Me?

I’ve had a couple of conversations lately, one in person, and one here on my blog, that reminded me of a post I read back when I first started this blog. It was in a post from King of the … Continue reading

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A Whole NEW Kind of Adventure

Well ladies and gents, today starts a brand new chapter here in Strohville! Nope, not training for a mountain for getting ready for a multi-state bike trek. No bungee jumping or sky diving. Today is the first day of a … Continue reading

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The Hazards or Springtime Riding

OK, by the calendar we all entered spring time earlier this week.  I have heard legends that in some places in the world, (maybe Key West?) this means warm weather, bright sunshine and riding in shorts and bike jerseys.  Fleece … Continue reading

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Serena Williams takes the bike to a match! You’ve gotta love this.  Traffic sucks, Serena has a match, and no way the car will get her there!  The bike saves the day!  It is the ultimate bike commute! 

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