Monthly Archives: August 2013

Look What I Got at Goodwill #1

It’s time for a new segment here on the Barndoor.  Besides cycling and cleaning toliets one of my favorite things to do is buy crap from the Goodwill store, or any other thrift store I can find.  In this new … Continue reading

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Shauna is a Big Loser

A few months ago Shauna, (Mrs. Gholson) entered into a Biggest Loser weight loss competition where she works.  Ever since then her life has revolved around counting calories, exercise and watching the pounds come off. She found out Friday that … Continue reading

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Kiwanis Fun Day 2013 or The Power of Taffy

I hitched a ride with Eli and the boyz to Kiwanis Fun Day Ride 2013  though I almost backed out since it was raining pretty hard, I should have known that wouldn’t shut down the the East siders.  The Fun Day … Continue reading

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Why Cyclists Shave Their Legs

Have you ever wondered why male cyclists shave their legs?   Is it for aerodynamics, vanity, perhaps the daily massage?  Nope, I now know beyond a shadow of a doubt why they shave. Wednesday Morning I went skating and tried … Continue reading

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Century Sunday

I rode my first century of the year yesterday.  Last year by this time I had already been on 3 rides of 100 miles or longer.  This year I haven’t had the time or inclination to do many longer rides. … Continue reading

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The Elliptical Machine – Hat of the Day #3

For the last month Shauna has been becoming more and more obsessed with owning an elliptical machine.  New elliptical machines that are complete plastic junk still cost a few hundred dollars and any decent machine will be at least a … Continue reading

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This is Trashy

There are people, believe it or not, who travel from all over to come to Harrisburg and ride the Cache River State Trail.  The obvious place to start would be the nice parking lot and bathrooms where the trail originally … Continue reading

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