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Honor Roll Ride

Unlike 2 weeks ago, I didn’t let my excuses ruin a good weather day. My daughter and I celebrated her inclusion in the spring honor roll with a father/daughter breakfast before school. I dropped her off at 8:00, parked my … Continue reading

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A LIttle Arm Twisting

I called the kids at home today and asked them if they wanted to go for a ride when I got home from work. I can’t believe how quickly they said no. Later, my wife asked them to empty and … Continue reading

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Dog N Spuds

I rode to work this morning over the normal route, and I met the family for supper at the Dog N Suds in West Lafayette. That is some good root beer! Miles Ridden: 6.1

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Half Day

My daughter has an after school choir practice today, so I didn’t think I’d be able to ride to work. However, I decided to ride in, and then ride home for lunch. I’d be going home for food anyway if … Continue reading

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Nice Spandex

I had some time after yard work today to ride, so I went down to West Point and back (Division Road west to Granville Bridge, then south on 700W. Same route back). On the way, I passed a group of … Continue reading

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Memories

I remember the first time I rode up the hill on Newman Road. I know that I’ve written about the hill many times, since any ride to work or West Lafayette will normally involve that route. But the first time … Continue reading

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It’s Ready! It’s Ready! It’s Finally Ready!

My bike was ready to pick up at Hodson’s Bay today. I walked down the hill to the shop during lunch. They gave it a tune up ($50) and fixed the broken spoke (60¢). I rode across the shopping centers … Continue reading

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Total for March

This month’s total is 38.2 miles – more than double the same month last year.

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I Talked Her Into It

The weather was nice, and the house was kid free, so my wife and I took a quick ride. We cycled west on Divsion Road and went north, then south on 350S. Coming back to Division, we went home. It … Continue reading

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First Excuse

It’s only March, and I’’m already making excuses why I can’t ride to work! And today is the best weather day so far this year. Pathetic!! I’ll list my reasons here, and you can judge for yourself: I need to … Continue reading

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