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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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Since I received this bike as a gift last May, I was looking for the just right basket.  I desired function as well as beauty, and found it in “Carrie”.  This beautifully designed basket will hold up to  11 pounds. … Continue reading

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Summer Streets = NYC FUN! FUN! FUN!

 Savoring the sunshine at Saturday’s Summer Streets was an added joy to a spectacular day! The atmosphere was festive as cyclists rolled along from Park Avenue and 72nd all the way to the Brooklyn Bridge! Skaters and pedestrians joined the … Continue reading

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Just Like A Heatwave!

Most of the eastern U.S. is experiencing high temperatures, and trying, just trying to make it through this heatwave.  Pedestrians and cyclists alike didn’t let it stop them from making their way to their NYC destinations! Last Monday Mr. Inspired … Continue reading

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Late Afternoon Coffee and Cream and Other Thoughts

This week’s oppressive heat and obligations kept me away from any bicycle riding, today’s cooler temperatures and low humidity were lovely.  Though I’m experiencing a cooler climate in my neighborhood, unfortunately issues between cyclists and law enforcement continue to heat … Continue reading

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Coffee Lover!

Several weeks ago the Schwinn Coffee and Cream 3 speed bicycles caught my eye at the Bike Jumble in Brooklyn.  They had fenders, chain guards, a “burley” kickstand, and sturdy rear racks. Even though I thought the complementing vintage looking … Continue reading

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