Tag Archives: Bicycle

So That Was Autumn

I hope you didn’t blink… The knee warmers I was so excited about for two whole weeks have had their final wash and been tucked away in a corner of my drawer in favour of full length legs.  Half way … Continue reading

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Fifty Five to Seventy

The 55 mile ride was hard but I was still on my feet at the end of it, still went out with the boys and their bikes that afternoon, although my boyfriend and I swapped roles so he was riding … Continue reading

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Grumpy Girl

In which I rant at a motorist who (probably) didn’t deserve it I had had a bad morning.  My boys had been difficult that morning and it was the culmination of a week of frustrations and mild depression.  Everything anyone … Continue reading

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Some Days I Just Don’t Want to Ride

I woke up tired on Monday morning.  Sunday night’s early night didn’t happen (again) and, with both my bed and my boyfriend being so warm and inviting, it was a struggle getting out of bed, aggravated by cracking my shin … Continue reading

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My Week on Wheels

Last week was a good week for cycling, from a personal perspective.  While I realise 75 miles in a week is probably peanuts to a lot of people, (I’ve done that much in a day before, but that’s another post) to … Continue reading

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Back to Bike

Yesterday morning I got up; woke the boys and promised them thumbs up if they got dressed nice and quickly; pulled on my cycling leggings, long-sleeved top, technical socks and boil-in-the-bag rain jacket; sorted out my office clothes; awarded thumbs … Continue reading

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Barclays Cycle Hire – Boris Bikes

I’m moving away from the whole chronological order idea – it’s evidently not working for me, so I’m going to take a step back in time, back to when I was working in London.  To set the scene, I have … Continue reading

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