Category: Cycling

  • Rose, Thorn, Bud

    Rose, Thorn, Bud

    This is not the typical family post. It’s about bikes. I’ve listened to quite a few cycling podcasts that have asked for a rider’s rose, thorn, and bud of their year/season. I really put some miles down last year, so I thought I document some of the good, bad, and what’s to come in 2023. […]

  • Memorial Day Weekend Recap

    Memorial Day Weekend Recap

    In the year of 2020, Covid is still hanging around, so this Memorial Day Weekend it was a lot of working on the house, cooking at home, and doing things as a family. Sarah and I put in a second raised garden bed. In this garden bed we have green beans, green peppers, and okra. […]

  • Blue Skies

  • N + 1 – Specialized Sirrus

    N + 1 = Number of bikes you need in your life. Where N is the current number. This is my Specialized Sirrus. It’s the grocery-getter. The pull the kid down the street bike. The hang out with the family on the bike trail bike. The bike down to the park bike. Strava says I […]

  • One of my bikes

    This is “black beauty” the sports utility of my fleet of bikes. This is usually the bike I tow Grayson on. The little guy went to bed early and there was enough daylight to get in a ride tonight. The trail was empty and I was riding solo. It was just enough to clear the mind. Can’t […]

  • Ride

    It got up to an unseasonably high of 70 today. I took Grayson out for a bike ride. Amazing how much bigger he’s gotten in the last couple of months. Here’s a pic from September.