So I got a new bike. You’ll notice I took the front basket off. After riding with it, it made the light attachment weird and the bike heavy.
bike to work week
I probably should have used a paddle to bike to work last week.
Me running around at various sporty type things over the last few years.
I’ve been very techy lately, so let’s be less so! It’s warm in Chicago again! Yay!
It’s Bike to Work Week in Chicago and that means it’s time to give a couple shout outs. First to Rapid Transit Cycles, for being cool and smart and polite. I chatted with one of the owners today, and I highly recommend them for … well anything. They helped me attach non-regulation baskets to the […]
Is it just me or would these be the most awesome patio tables ever for a coffee shop? Pull up on your bike, someone comes out to bring you coffee, you pay, you drink, you bike away. Really, some days I wake up and think that if I could just ride my bike all day, […]
Recently I found out my old helmet actually wasn’t protecting me from anything at all. It was $8 so I’m not really surprised. I replaced it with a bog standard, boring white Bell. Frankly, the Bell helmets bore me, and I don’t like how they make you feel like a tard if you want a […]
The title isn’t as gross as it seems. Then again, maybe it is. There’s this ‘butter’ stuff, and yes, it’s called Chamois BUTT’r. You can get to smear on your … butt … to relieve chaffing and butt-sores. The worst I’ve suffered is a little bootie tenderness (sitting on a new saddle will do that […]
Rain. 30% chance predicted all day, every hour. In other words, the weather dudes have no idea what’s going to happen. I’ve been locking my bike up downstairs for a couple days now, and it seems to work okay. They’d have to get through the door and saw through the stair railing to get the […]