Tag Archives: traffic

Why I Ride Wednesdays

So, in doing my weekly (or so) clean out of my Yahoo email (yeah I suck and cleaning it out) I saw one titled: “Why I Ride Wednesdays”. This is an email from Reach the Beach century ride organizers helping … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Yep Cycling is SO much easier!

For almost 20 years, I drove 26 miles from my front door in Federal Way to the Mighty P in Seattle. In study after study, Seattle keeps coming up on top of the worst commuting cities in the country. But … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, General | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

So Glad I Bike Commute

In the last two nights, after work, looking around at the cars around me has reminded me why I try bike commute as often as possible…

Posted in Bike Commuting | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Oregon Coast 2016 ride musings

Well, I just completed my first full week of work since coming back from the bike ride. It wasn’t easy. It honestly is just not as much fun to work 5 days in a row in an office than it … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling | Tagged , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Riding on Roads

When you are ‘known’ as an avid cyclist (and I think I qualify) you start to hear the same questions and have the same discussions time and time again.  One of the most common, here in the great northwest, is, … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

OK, where did the BAD karma come from?

Ever have one of those days in which you just KNOW somewhere somehow you did something wrong and the karma gods are getting even? Well I will tell you, the last 24 hrs has been just that!

Posted in Family | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

A quick 25!

Well the time has finally come. Even though I do not have an official desk as yet, I have moved to the Lynnwood office of the Mighty P.  Most people would be very excited to be a mere 5 miles … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

We’ll call it 95%

Its amazing the difference a week will make!  Last week, the miracle in Seattle had yet to happen, and we were looking forward to a big game (we had no idea HOW big) the next day.  Last week, he term … Continue reading

Posted in Rides and Workouts | Tagged , , , , | 9 Comments

A smokey little Christmas!

Well here it is, the day AFTER Christmas, and its time to slow things down a bit.  Its been a BUSY week!

Posted in Family, General | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

It really is a matter of convenience…

You know what’s fun about reading other cycling blogs?  You sometimes read a post that results in you “borrowing” the theme for your own blog.  (OK, maybe we could call it stealing the idea)  This happened just yesterday when I … Continue reading

Posted in Exercise, General | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments