Monthly Archives: June 2012

More Summer Slow Riding Scenes

     The golden rays of summer, time off from work, and a gentle breeze provided another perfect opportunity for a casual bike ride.  And here are just a few moments from my ride:

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Scenes from My Ride

Today was a terrific “slow bike” day on my beach cruiser.  Moderate temperatures and low humidity enticed me to keep riding, and riding…with no set destination in mind, just total enjoyment!

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In an effort to make my cruiser more functional, I bought a sturdy Bontrager rack for my rear fender.  I decided on the Bontrager because I already have the same one on my Trek.  Therefore, I can use the utility … Continue reading

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Soft Summer Colors

     Mint Candy Apple, by Essie, is my “go to” summer pedi color – as it matches my Electra beach cruiser.  Riding the boardwalk last night, I noticed more perfect colors of summer. With a soft, dreamy palette, these … Continue reading

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Bike Share Coming to Boardwalk and City by the Sea

The sign on the kiosk reads, “Coming Soon.”  What is coming soon? Four hundred, yes, 400 Decobikes to the City of Long Beach, NY!  What a great alternative to driving to do errands, and a ton more fun than walking! … Continue reading

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Bike Room = Room for my Bike!

Ch-ch-ch-changes!  As I’ve recently  moved from a house to an apartment, my bike also needed to make the transition.  No more garage, but luckily I have a spot in the bike room!  I’m so glad to now have my Trek with … Continue reading

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