Tag Archives: beach

Summertime and the Living is Easy!

 Ahhhhhh…..A bike, a basket, a book, a bench and a beach…the simple pleasures of summer…        

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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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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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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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Yesterday and Today

This was my day yesterday…another ride along the Jones Beach bike path, but with some company!  My son went jogging/running and his lovely girlfriend came along for the ride, on the Schwinn Creme. It was nice to have company sharing … Continue reading

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Goals, and Glorious Weather

I rode the same path last Saturday, Sunday, and Monday (off for Columbus Day). It did not get dull in the least. I had goals in mind: riding more upright-thereby putting less pressure on my neck and shoulders, and increasing … Continue reading

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Sweet Day for a Cycling

    I’m a happy girl! Blue skies, cool temperatures, and low humidity! Yesterday I was able to cycle to work, and today brought with it the promise of  another ride down the bike path from Cedar Creek Park to Jones … Continue reading

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Hello world! (via LICycleChic)

New cycle chic blog launch Welcome to Long Island Cycle Chic.  This blog is inspired by the ideas and talents of Mikael Colville-Andersen, as are the Cycle Chic blogs listed on the right. This Cycle Chic blog launched a global … Continue reading

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