Category Archive: Excursions

About. Friggin’. Time.

I recently returned from another thoroughly lovely weekend visit to the City by the Bay.  In case you are wondering, yes, I traveled via the least environmentally friendly transport option possible: flying.  And,… Continue reading

These are a few of my favorite things…

A new business based in downtown LA combines my two most favoritest things in the world: ice cream and biking!  Peddler’s Creamery “makes high quality artisan bicycle-churned organic dairy and non-dairy ice cream and frozen… Continue reading

Biking Mayan Style

During the holidays, I had the good fortune to vacation in Tulum, Mexico, for 5 glorious days.  Awful multi-multi-leg flight notwithstanding, this was one of the most awesome vacations ever.  We had a… Continue reading

Best kwah-son in LA!

Le Pain du Jour 828 Pico Boulevard, Suite #2 Santa Monica, CA 310.399.0711 Bike Access: mediocre (take 11th St; avoid Lincoln as much as possible; Pico is decent but hilly) Bike Parking: parking… Continue reading

A side of celebrity with your eggs…

The Rose Cafe & Market 220 Rose Ave. Venice, CA 310.399.0711 Bike Access: good (take Main St. if coming from the north or south; the alley parallel to Rose Ave. if coming from… Continue reading

Organic Produce, Recycled TP, and Some Hipsters

Whole Foods Market 225 Lincoln Blvd. (x Rose) Venice, CA 90291 USA Bike Access: Decent (try to come around from the west) Bike Parking: Many bike racks in front of the store, thought… Continue reading

31 Flavors of Yum: An Homage to the People Who Pig Out With Me

Bistro 31 at The International Culinary School at The Art Institute of California – Los Angeles 2900 31st Street Santa Monica, CA  90405 Bike Access: decent (take Pearl, not Ocean Park, if you… Continue reading