Bike, covid, stress, Uncategorized

My morning rides are getting dangerous

It’s been a weird slightly unnerving week. I’m not sure whether it’s pandemic fatigue, political anger or Christmas anxiety, but drivers are very aggressive lately. In the last six days we’ve had three significant bike/car encounters. That’s more than 4 years worth for us. First there was the car that purposely aimed his car at… Continue reading My morning rides are getting dangerous

Bike, ELF

Looking at Holiday Lights by Bike

By Esther Lumsdon -  I try to commute to work by bike twice per week. Starting around Halloween, I get to enjoy biking past holiday light displays on my route home, since it’s dark. Halloween and Diwali are the first light displays. Every couple of years my husband and I manage to find a dry… Continue reading Looking at Holiday Lights by Bike

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I met Santa while riding my ELF

I was just out and about when I thought I’d take a break. The hot dry Santa Ana Winds can really dry a person out. So I zipped into Mc Donald’s for the air conditioning and a cool drink. While just sitting quietly I notice an older gent all dressed in red looking at my… Continue reading I met Santa while riding my ELF