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UPDATE – bike route and final picnic spot has changed:
From the Facebook event page:
Our Spring compliment to the Fall Tweed Ride! Finally! 
April’s perfect weather for a Seer Sucker suits, dresses, shirts, pants, jackets, hats and …

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Poor Me

September 18, 2011 – 12:47 pm | 2 Comments

I planned to have my very first nerdgasm yesterday but it was not in the cards.  Live blogging was just not going to happen.
Why are you looking at me so funny?
Anyhow…Like I was saying…
So  there …

Speaking of Racks – Velo Orange Bike Rack Prototypes

September 17, 2011 – 12:46 pm | 4 Comments

Racks have been an active topic here recently and I am liking what I see over at Velo Orange.

These are photos from the Velo Orange blog of stainless steel prototypes they’ll soon be offering.  The …

The Gays Are Coming! Dallas Gay Pride Parade Sept 18th

September 16, 2011 – 9:38 am | Comments Off

Dallas 2011 Gay Pride Parade happens this Sunday, September 18th, from noon until late in the evening.  You’ll want to drop by their Facebook page or better yet check out their website.  And just who …

Cyclesomatic 2011 is Oct 7th – 29th

September 15, 2011 – 7:43 pm | 2 Comments

From the Bike Friendly Oak Cliff website:
BFOC presents the third annual Cyclesomatic, a celebration of the bicycle. Back and better than ever, this year’s event will span most of the month of October, …

Day Trippin’ in Dallas

September 13, 2011 – 9:46 pm | 5 Comments

Due to the apocalyptic, ring of fire like weather conditions we’ve had in  North Texas for the last few months I haven’t been on a long ride in ages.  The minute the weather cooled off …

Missoni Bicycles for Target, who knew?

September 13, 2011 – 3:35 pm | 34 Comments

Missoni is an Italian fashion house based in Varese that’s known for making colorful knitwear, housewares and such.  The kind of stuff your wife asks you to go shopping with her for and you’d rather …

How It All Started by Tori See

September 5, 2011 – 3:49 pm | One Comment

I was reading the I Wish I Didn’t Have to Drive blog and saw another blog listed that I had never seen:  Pedestrian! Two Points! so dropped by and started reading what Tori See was …

Bicycle Art by Brian Hartley Sago “High Stakes Cycling”

September 5, 2011 – 2:16 pm | Comments Off

My absolute favorite bicycle themed art is the one you see above (and below). It’s called “High Stakes Cycling” by Brian Hartley Sago.  The original (below) is an intaglio print from his “Meddling in the …

Bike Friendly Politic, or Not

September 4, 2011 – 1:27 pm | 3 Comments

So I’m obsessed with the 2012 presidential election, I admit it. I cannot recall a more bizarre era in presidential politics since I’ve been alive.  So with that in mind I’ve come across a few …

Clean Up The Trail Day – Northaven Trail Sept 10

September 2, 2011 – 2:28 pm | Comments Off

From the Northaven Trail website:
Clean Up the Trail Day
Saturday, September 10
8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Dealey Park – behind Dealey Montessori off of Royal Lane and Edgemere Road
As part of the “It’s My Park Day” …