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Honey, this “real” honey is not real honey.

November 30, 2011 – 9:35 pm | 10 Comments

Unsettling news about honey has been making the rounds lately. Let’s start with this: according to the Food and Drug Administration any product that’s been ultra-filtered and no longer contains pollen isn’t honey. Why would …

Seen at the Bike Friendly Richardson Black Friday Ride

November 30, 2011 – 8:27 pm | Comments Off

I’m a bit behind updating things around these parts, so here goes…Bike Friendly Richardson hosted their 3rd annual Black Friday Ride which was a nice alternative to getting creamed at your local Walmart. We meandered …

Dallas Cycle Chic Boutique Ride Dec 11

November 29, 2011 – 9:31 am | Comments Off
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From their website:
Get out your bike basket and find your scarf – Sunday December 11th 2011 will be the first Cycle Chic Boutique Ride, visiting the best locally-owned boutiques of the West Village and Henderson …

Bike Friendly Richardson’s Black Friday Ride

November 21, 2011 – 9:03 pm | Comments Off
bike friendly richardson black friday ride

Update: Speaking of things to do on Black Friday tonight is Critical Mass in downtown Dallas, more here.
Click here to get more from their webite, otherwise we’ll see you there.
It’s that time of year again. …

A Very Special Auction – For a Good Cause

November 21, 2011 – 2:34 pm | Comments Off

If you can’t feed a hundred people, then feed just one.  -  Mother Teresa
In addition to being a blogger and bike obsessive, I am also a fairly charitable person; I belong to a charitable fraternity, …

Anthropologie Limited Edition Rickshaw

November 19, 2011 – 11:05 am | 3 Comments

Women’s clothing, accessories and home furnishings retailer, Anthropologie, is offering a rickshaw bicycle in their latest catalog. At $2,200 I’m not sure which I’d rather own, the rickshaw or a limited edition Pashley bike.  Actually …

Cycling Savvy DFW is having a Santa Ride December 3rd

November 19, 2011 – 9:05 am | Comments Off
cycling savvy dfw santa ride december 3rd 2011

From their website:
Come join the Dallas Santa Ride!
A well-mannered social ride* to enjoy the neighborhood holiday decorations. We will take off from the Whole Foods at Lemmon & Lomo Alto and take a little spin …

Seen at the Bike Friendly Oak Cliff 2011 Dallas Tweed Ride – Bishop Arts

November 15, 2011 – 10:13 pm | Comments Off

Ok, this is the final installment of the 2011 Dallas Tweed Ride gallery from yours truly.  These were taken at the final destination – Bishop Arts in Oak Cliff.  You can see the Dealey Plaza …

He steals her bike, she steals it back

November 15, 2011 – 2:31 pm | Comments Off

Anderson Cooper brings bike thievery to CNN. Dude steals a woman’s bike while she’s hanging out with friends at a bar.  Well she then scours the local classified section (Craigslist) and finds her bike listed …

Seen at the Bike Friendly Oak Cliff 2011 Dallas Tweed Ride – Turner House

November 15, 2011 – 8:16 am | Comments Off

This is two of three Dallas Tweed Ride galleries from Biking in Dallas.  Gallery 1 (Dealey Plaza) can be seen here. You can see the Bishop Arts gallery here. I’m also adding links to other …