Category Archive: Inroads in the Biking Revolution

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

One Day, We Will Never Forget to Wear Our Helmets…

I like movies.  My favorite movies that I am willing to admit to in mixed company tend to fall under the genres of sci-fi or “cerebral” (according to NetFlix), but I do indeed… Continue reading

Bikes bring all the boys to the yard…

I’m not gonna be shocking anyone with the following declaration: biking, both competitive and commuter, is dominated by dudes.  As a result, there has been a lot of digging in academic research as… Continue reading

Accomplishment of the Week

Sunday, post-brunch: Round-trip bike journey between Santa Monica and the Century City Mall: ~12 miles!  Pretty sure that’s the longest trip I’ve done!

Reason to Bike #787

According to Amber Mace, executive director of Ocean Protection Council, oil from cars in the US accumulates on road surfaces and eventually gets washed out into oceans at the rate of an Exxon… Continue reading

Random Thought #634

Biking has simultaneously broadened and narrowed my world.  For one, the area that I’d consider my “‘hood” is bigger now because I can get to so many places effortlessly on my bike, without… Continue reading