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what are you doing today?

Yes, I will be. I will eat right.  Train smart.  And sleep 7 hours (the hardest one for me). I have a date with my bike on the trainer tonight. I will show up. I will not cancel. No excuses. … Continue reading

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…at the dawns early light

Reality of how bad it’s really got set in when I figured this out the other day—> Number of days in a row without riding my bike = 7 weeks, 4 days Holy crap!  I can’t believe I let that … Continue reading

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In case you were wondering where I have been lately…

You know it’s bad when you get an email from dailymile.com saying, “Your last workout was 10 days ago.  Your friends miss you.”  Seriously.  This.  Just.  Happened. I wish I had some amazing excuse like, “I have been on vacation … Continue reading

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Mostly wordless Monday. Lutsen99er Edition.

We headed out Friday for our maiden family voyage in our camper. Keeping with the theme of the year, we encountered lots of great weather on the first day 😦 Luckily, everyone adjusted to camper life right away. This is … Continue reading

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To Lycra or Not to Lycra

May 13-17th is Bike-To-Work week. A week when people, i.e. YOU and ME, are encouraged to hop on their bikes and try a new way to commute. How do I do it? Do I wear my normal cycling gear? Lycra, … Continue reading

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Two-wheeling Tuesday

It starts with a postcard. And a bike. Somewhere along the way, you need to train. Anyway and anywhere you can. Yes, even Target! You drag your kids along to get more time in the saddle. You are 4 days … Continue reading

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#NVGP Stillwater Pics

Obligatory Father’s Day Photo~ Here they GO> Racing “laps” in the parking lot. As much I would like them to be interested in the race, they are not. They ran across and back about 20 times, ha! (The hand holding … Continue reading

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Thank-a-Thursday

I am so THANKFUL for this animal!  One week post-op and he is standing on four legs and walking (slowly by my suggestion and a leash only) again.  I have been so worried about my boy and although I know … Continue reading

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Choosing the right path

The above picture is taken from my GarminConnect and gives a partial look at my 38 mile ride on Saturday.  It took me 2:09:53.  It was the longest solo ride I have ever done.  Seems small to some (my husband … Continue reading

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My Essay to Chequamegon 2012

50 Ways to Ride the Chequamegon My check did not cash Even though I made the FatTracks. Hayward must like haiku’s.  Rode my bike 10 times. Mountain bike racing virgin. Finished under 4 hours. Intimidating. Exhilarating and Fun. Pirates, shot … Continue reading

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