Tag Archives: Traffic jams

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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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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Periodic Considerate Car Awards

Welcome, one and all, to the January 21st 2014 Considerate Car Awards! Today’s Considerate Car award goes to…(drum roll please)…AUDI!  (Didn’t see that one coming, did you?) Collecting the award on behalf of Audi are the driver of the black … 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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Gale Force Headwind Button

After serious thought and consideration to the dilemma of driving vs. cycling through winds gusting up to gale force this morning, I pulled on my wind-stopper jacket and cycling leggings.  I didn’t fancy sitting in amongst the thick traffic, augmented … Continue reading

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Surrey

Around the time I was made redundant I was also told I would have to find somewhere else for the boys and me to live as the landlord wanted to move back into the house.  This left me with the … Continue reading

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