Monthly Archives: July 2011

Chicago, and all that jazz!

    Last week I was my first ever visit to Chicago.  I spent four glorious days there.  What a great city, lots to see and do.  We managed to get around almost everywhere by walking, outside of  taking a … Continue reading

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Dottie and Tricia: Hosting Fun on Two Wheels!

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Just Like A Heatwave!

Most of the eastern U.S. is experiencing high temperatures, and trying, just trying to make it through this heatwave.  Pedestrians and cyclists alike didn’t let it stop them from making their way to their NYC destinations! Last Monday Mr. Inspired … Continue reading

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Junk in the Trunk? Bontrager Interchanger City Trunk for Trek

With only a few days to go before leaving for my trip (Womantours: Finger Lakes), I realized I needed a back rack and bag!  Last year I used a rented bike that came equipped with a rear rack and storage … Continue reading

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Momentum Magazine Survey “What Women Really Want”

Momentum a very nice cycling magazine, which encourages “Smart living by bike”  is asking for women to respond to their survey for the September issue.    If you’d like to share your voice, thoughts and ideas, check it out:  http://momentumplanet.com/articles/what-women-want-reader-survey  … Continue reading

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Esperanza, Bluff Point NY

Tuesday’s destination was Esperanza Mansion, in Bluff Point.  To get to Esperanza, the group rode 48.3 miles, covering quite a few hills, through the lovely little town of Hammondsport.  The Esperanza Mansion was charming, offering splendid views of Lake Keuka. … Continue reading

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“Falling” Over the Beauty of Watkins Glenn

          Monday consisted of a ride through the scenic Finger Lakes wine country, meeting up with the SAG vehicle to have a picnic lunch at a winery, and then on to see the splendor of  (19 … Continue reading

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