Tag Archives: summer

Summertime and the Living is Easy!

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

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The 5th Annual Tour de Queens: July 8, 2012

      SPF and cold water were must haves for the 18 mile journey through Queens earlier this month.  Approximately 1,500 enthusiastic cyclists arrived at  Flushing Meadow Park’s Unisphere, ready to roll along the hot streets of Flushing, Whitestone, and … Continue reading

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Boardwalk Craft Fair!

More summer cycling fun awaits, when you can ride your bike along the boardwalk, viewing the sun glinting on the ocean, and peruse unique crafts.  Taking advantage of getting around by cycling has so many perks!

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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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A ride to the Farmers’ Market…

“Everything you need to be happy is right here, right now,” so true, though I sometimes need to remind myself of it!  

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BACK it UP!

In an effort to make my cruiser more functional, I bought a sturdy Bontrager rack for my rear fender.  I decided on the Bontrager because I already have the same one on my Trek.  Therefore, I can use the utility … Continue reading

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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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