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Welcome – Bike Friendly Knox Henderson

January 30, 2010 – 8:29 pm | Comments Off on Welcome – Bike Friendly Knox Henderson
Bike Friendly Knox Henderson

There’s a new “Bike Friendly” group – Bike Friendly Knox Henderson They will be promoting, well, the Knox-Henderson part of town.  If you’re never been to their neighborhood now might be a good time to …

My Office

January 27, 2010 – 9:33 am | Comments Off on My Office

I looked up from my desk the other day, and this is what I saw:

So I took a photograph of the scene. And I thought,
“It’s probably a good thing that I’m self-employed.”

Oak Cliff Mardi Gras Parade Ride With BFOC – Feb 7th

January 25, 2010 – 6:52 am | Comments Off on Oak Cliff Mardi Gras Parade Ride With BFOC – Feb 7th

Bike Friendly Oak Cliff is offering a double dose of casual biking fun for the month of February.  Sunday, February 7th they’re inviting everyone to meet at the corner of Canty and Bishop to participate …

A Few Rat Rods from

January 23, 2010 – 2:36 am | 2 Comments
Rat rod

According to Wikipedia a rat rod is
“a style of hot rod or custom car that, in most cases, imitates (or exaggerates) the early hot rods of the 40s, 50s, and 60s”.
These are usually seen in …

Patty Griffin’s New CD – “Downtown Church”

January 22, 2010 – 11:29 am | 2 Comments
Patty Griffin and Doug lancio

Audio for this feature is no longer available. The album was released on Jan. 26, 2010

For years I considered Lucinda Williams to be the gold standard for female “country” artists. Her Car Wheels On …

Go Get a Newspaper. See the World On a Bike!

January 22, 2010 – 11:01 am | 6 Comments

I do a lot of my bike riding at White Rock Lake, or in that general area. I see a lot of people out there that are wearing spandex, and strange shoes, and riding very …

Cowboys 3 Vikings 34 – Not a Total Loss

January 20, 2010 – 11:50 am | 4 Comments
Schwinn Speedster

You don’t have to like the Cowboys or even the NFL to take advantage of opportunities to feast with friends during the playoffs.  All the smart kids do it, especially on a perfect day in …

No Town and Country for Old Men

January 18, 2010 – 8:26 am | 9 Comments

I have been looking for a Schwinn Town and Country Tri-Wheeler for quite a while. They rarely show up here in Big D, for some reason. Now, that might be because the target demographic for these trikes …

Promise of Peace Community Garden/Santa Fe Trail Update

January 18, 2010 – 7:31 am | 2 Comments

Today was the ground-breaking for a new community garden in my E. Dallas neighborhood. It is located at 7446 E. Grand Ave. It’s called the Promise of Peace Community Garden.

I biked over to take some pictures …

Technology – Web Site Changes

January 16, 2010 – 11:19 pm | Comments Off on Technology – Web Site Changes

We recently replaced our blog style layout with a magazine format that we think will allow us to better express our ideas and experiences in a more visually appealing way, and it’s easier to navigate we think.  We’re using the …