Category Archives: family

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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Giving Gratitude, or in the words of Jon Stewart, “Your moment of zen”

Here we are in November already, and while riding this weekend I had to stop and give thanks.  As I rode I reflected on the beauty of the azure sky and bay, and the way the sun sparkled on the … Continue reading

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Happy Fathers’ Day!

Wishing everyone a wonderful Father’s Day!  If you are a dad, whether in actuality or in spirit – I wish you joyous times with those you love!  It’s a perfect day for a bike ride here in NY today, or … Continue reading

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Happy Mothers’ Day to All!

greatauntpat I adore looking at old photographs, looking at the people, their expressions, clothing styles, and artifacts in the background. I wish I had a photo of my mom riding a bicycle for a Mothers’ Day post. However my mom … 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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