Category Archives: travel

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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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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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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About Face: Bell’s Palsy Diagnosis

“We must let go of the life we planned, as to accept the one that is waitng for us.”  Joseph Campbell I was anticipating the Finger Lakes Bicycle Tour with glee for some time.  However, even best made plans do … Continue reading

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Some scenes from the Finger Lakes

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Year in Review – Four Seasons of Bicycle Blogging Mosaics

I started this little blog one year ago today.  I was brand new to the blogging world, but was inspired by other bicycle bloggers who shared fun, upbeat, informative news and ideas and great photos. (Thank you Lets Go Ride … Continue reading

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