Category Archives: bicycles

Three Cheers for the Red, White and Blue

Here’s to celebrating independence everyday on two wheels!    I’ve noticed two patriotic color themed Schwinn Legacies parked at several destinations I frequented during the past few days.  I haven’t run into George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, or any of our founding … 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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Primary Cycle Style – It’s in the Bag!

      Already a fan of NY’s own Tahliah Lempert, of  http://www.bicyclepaintings.com/ I was  thrilled and delighted to discover (through my pal Jill) her bicycle paintings are being featured on roomy spring/summer tote bags at anthropologie. I’m very pleased with … Continue reading

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A great idea…

Though I just lost my mom, this sign I keep passing makes me happy – thinking of families young and old, out riding their bicycles celebrating their Moms next week!  Enjoy the moments!    

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Fall Bike Jumble, Wheelin’ and Dealin’

Yesterday’s weather looked a bit iffy, with a grey sky and lots of humidity, but luckily it didn’t pour, and the Bike Jumble took place as scheduled.  This bicycle flea market is held at Washington Park in Brooklyn every spring … Continue reading

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A Bag for all Bikes

Po Campo was one of the distinguished companies represented at the NY Javits Center International Gift Fair last month.  When owner/designer Maria tweeted she could use an extra hand in her booth, I was one of  several to respond.  Maria … Continue reading

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I Bike Polite – T.A.’s Bicycle Ambassador Badge

Transportation Alternatives is offering an assortment of “Bike Badges”.  I first learned of this through Julie’s (a cute bike commuter) blog,http://www.thejulieblog.com/search?updated-max=2011-07-11T00%3A06%3A00-04%3A00&max-results=5 I happily pledged my support for the three pillars of safe cycling:  I pledge my support for the three … Continue reading

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