Rainbow Over My Tent
The Bodega Bay Dunes campground is the bomb…$5 hike/bike sites, free showers, dish washing area with hot water, internet and cell reception, distant crashing waves and sea lion sounds, great hiking, and less than a mile to a cool coffee shop with to-die-for pastries and a little grocery store just beyond.
I no sooner set up my camp and Bruce from Alaska rolled in Continue reading
Today I planned to do a big ride day – 50 plus miles, which seemed like a lot for me considering how little riding I’ve actually been doingI As I packed up Steel, I struggled as to whether I was going to bring a cool coffee thermos that I had been given. Continue reading
“What does it mean to mean?” That was the question presented to me by Mary-Dee, the 90 year old spitfire educator woman with whom I had the pleasure of staying with and getting to know. For me, I am thinking that something or someone means something when it becomes personal. It was such an appropriate question Continue reading
I feel like I am in a constant state of thanks to my dear friend Scott, otherwise know as “The Doctor”. You see, Scott can pretty much fix or make anything…seriously! So as a gal who is always full of ideas, it is pretty terrific when you have an awesome friend, who can help you turn ideas into realities! He has basically Continue reading
Thanks to David and Erin, the cool inspired guys behind Siva Cycle, I’m patiently awaiting getting to try out The Atom
bicycle generator . I should be able to power my cell phone and GPS while cycling. How fantastic! You can Continue reading
Yep…Steel Spokes (my beloved bicycle) and I have been together for more than 15 years. We’ve decided to tie the knot with a Hawaiian themed bicycle wedding on March 2, 2014, and then depart for 6 months on our “bicycle honeymoon.” You can learn more about our story here. We have some ambitions goals to accomplish from the road. The hope is to bring us that much closer to realizing the “Semester on Cycle” program.
I made another attempt to host a Meetup bicycle touring event revolved around activities related to cycling and volunteer work. This time I scheduled it to occur on a Saturday in conjunction with an already occurring trail maintenance work day being Continue reading