Tag Archives: Cycling

Knee Warmers

I have cycling shorts.  They are fairly short (above the knee) as you would expect and I wear them through the summer for cycling and not a lot else (on account of the pads).  Proof-reading this before I post I … 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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Ten to Fifty Five

I’m getting a little frustrated with myself.  I rarely post anything on either of my blogs these days and when I do it always seems to be a “back in the saddle” type post, bemoaning my recent lack of cycling … 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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Riding criteria

I would love to ride to work every day.  It would get me fit, save money on petrol, set a good example to my little boys, give me a little buzz of self importance in conversation with people who drive … Continue reading

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Back on the Saddle

I’ve not been the most consistent of cyclists but I have barely touched my bike for the last two weeks, other than to move it from room to room in the house as I need to access various areas it’s … Continue reading

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