Monthly Archives: April 2013

Oldest picture we can find of Tony on a bike!

Who knew this little guy on a trike would someday ride over 11000 miles? Just thought I’d share!

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Are You the One…..

I had a quick conversation with a guy today in our parking garage while I was loading my panniers on the bike for the commute home.  He looked at me kinda strangely and said, “Are you the one…” Well, I … Continue reading

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Wedgwood’s Trailmakers: the Burke-Gilman Trail

Originally posted on Wedgwood in Seattle History:
One of Wedgwood’s proudest claims-to-fame is as the birthplace of the Burke-Gilman Trail which officially opened in 1978.  This wonderful urban amenity links northeast Seattle neighborhoods with nature.  As a transportation resource the…

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Through Wind and Rain and Weather….

OK I want to start this by first apologizing for being whiney yesterday.  My wife and I have a saying “Suck it up buttercup!” and that’s what y’all shoulda been saying to me! I also want to thank whichever of … Continue reading

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Yep, its Official, I am Tired of the Rain this Year!

  This is me, early in March, on the McClinchy mile, ready for the rain that was going to hit.  In March it’s ok, around here it is supposed to rain then! It’s now darn near May, and even though … Continue reading

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My World According to Bon Jovi

For those who know my iPod and my musical taste, I never really got out of the 80’s.  It was a good decade, Loverboy, Van Halen, Journey, Twisted Sister, 38 Special, Huey Lewis and the New, and yes Bon Jovi… … Continue reading

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Go Big or Go Home

I know my wife will not be happy with me for saying this, but lately I have been unhappy with my performance on the bike.   Between the weather, schedules, bike in the shop and work in general, I honestly … Continue reading

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What Else do you Need?

My friend Jenna took this picture and posted it on Facebook. I need to fine out where this is. With wine beer and bikes, of they add burger or pizza it could be perfect!

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Adventures in Bike Commuting

Well as I mentioned, the weather has seriously turned around this week and the sun has come out.  At least for a few days, the rains are gone!  Couple that with the bike fresh out of a tune up, and … Continue reading

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Which Route to Take

I think sometime in the past I have told y’all I live on top of a hill in a Seattle suburb called Mountlake Terrace.  This means no matter what ride I am on, I am left with a 2-3 mile … Continue reading

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