Monthly Archives: March 2011

April Showers or

30 days of biking?  If April brings some sunshine and blue skies, it sounds like a great challenge.  I know that tomorrow is not possible for me, but I’m still interested.  What about you, are you going to take the … Continue reading

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Not Quite Copenhagen –

Is New York too New York for bike lanes? This title to an article by Matthew Shaer in New York magazine dated March 28th, hooked me right in.  My entire life has been lived in the boroughs of NYC, or … Continue reading

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Cycling in Japan 1953, and ideas for Now!

The heartbreaking tragedy of Japan lingers in my thoughts. Right before I went to bed last night I edited photos from “Jump for Japan” a successful fundraiser held at my school this week. I woke up this morning with an … Continue reading

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Celebrating Spring in Style

The shining sun and blue sky definitely proclaimed it spring on Long Island today, as did the purple crocuses!  And to celebrate this wonderful cycling season – flowers were in order.  A trip to Michael’s took care of purchasing garlands, … Continue reading

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Paradise FOUND!

Saturday’s  gentle temperatures (low 50s) and sunshine beckoned me to take my electra beach cruiser to Point Lookout for a relaxing ride.  With a 15 mile speed limit this .25 mile town surrounded by water on 3 sides is picturesque … Continue reading

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83 Year Old Woman Escaped Tsunami on her Bicycle

With so much devastating news coming out of tragedy stricken Japan, this story is sure to bring you joy!

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The Power of Women Bicyclists, Helping Others!

“Calendar Bike” I know the people of Japan trying to survive the devastating earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear power plant issues are on the minds of most of us.  What if some of us united to do something to assist the … Continue reading

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