Monthly Archives: June 2015

Fixing What Isn’t Broke… The Keurig Ripoff and Bottom Brackets

I’ve tried to keep my blog focused on cycling, and in the spirt of that I’m combing two separate topics that kind of go together.  First the Keurig Ripoff My wife has recently become very interested in the Keurig coffee … Continue reading

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High Water

  I went on a ride earlier last week and decided to take a gravel road for a few miles for something different.  I wasn’t considering the high water from lots of recent rain.  I rode through a section of … Continue reading

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Working Hard or Hardly Working

When I worked at the grocery store with the in fathomable name, “Mad Pricer” one of the sayings I heard nearly every day was, “Are you working hard, or hardly working.”  This was quoted daily by really old people who … Continue reading

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Garden of the Gods By Night

It stopped raining and the sun came out about 7 PM.  I felt as if this might be the chance I’d been waiting for.  I quickly grabbed my gear and my Shaundo and drove out towards Garden of the Gods. … Continue reading

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Torch Relay and Tough Ride

My friend Shon called a ride from John A Logan College today.  It was to be a 60ish miles and head towards the hills around Giant City.  It took me a long time to decide to go, I need to … Continue reading

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RT-1 is Back and The Heat is On

In a recent post I mention the theft of my friend Eli’s rail trail bike.  Yesterday he got some good news, his bike had been recovered, RT-1 is back. He discovered that his bike was missing and around the same … Continue reading

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Rummage Sale

Shauna, Mom and I had a rummage sale today.  Rummage sales are an essential part of small town life, and if you have never been to one you’re missing out.  We used to go all the time, but haven’t been … Continue reading

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