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a breath of peace before the inhalation of a new work-week...

Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve.

(Thank you, Instagram, for making my life seem more beautiful than it really is.)

Breakfast With Words

A Mix of Everything on RAGBRAI

EMMETSBURG, Iowa — Tuesday was a long, hot day two of RAGBRAI.

Riders sweated a 41-mile route from Okoboji to Emmetsburg.

Among the riders were Channel 13’s Stephanie Moore and photojournalist Mike Borland. 121 more words


We've got a long slog yet, dear

7/14 – XT, 16 mile bike ride to Moose

Stopped at Dornan’s to grab a sandwich for lunch at halfway. I was a bit QUITE distressed because the opening date for The Ranch may end up being a month away, and I was having trouble getting in touch with the manager (nothing unexpected). 823 more words

West Essex Trail - Verona and Cedar Grove, NJ

“Is that the trail up ahead?” I ask the two bikers – likely a dad and kid – coming out of the woods on Fairview Avenue in Verona, NJ. 1,287 more words


Movie Monday: a nomad's life

Well time to sell it all, buy a plane ticket, pack your bike, boots, or whatever other form of transportation you like and hit the open road. 34 more words


Car Dependence to Car Free

I moved from Kannapolis, NC to Silver Spring, MD on June 29. I wanted to write a blog post before arriving in Silver Spring about how I expected my life to change as I went from being dependent on my parents’ car for nearly every trip to car free for every trip. 1,363 more words