I’m sure there will be lots of Santa’s staggering under the influence of too much Christmas spirit this year but that’s not what I’m talking about here. Christmas celebrations came to our house this year on December 1st. My step-sons girlfriend is from the US and they are spending Christmas across the pond. I … More Staggering Santa
Following on from my previous post about my cycling torture (you can catch up below) my joy at seeing some improvement in both my riding ability and most importantly, my saddle comfort, was dashed in a 50-yard ride from my drive to the end of the road. I’d decided it was time to put the … More Over-ripe Tomato to Perfect Peach
Warning – Do not read this if you are – under 18, of a squeamish disposition, have an undercarriage made of granite or you are a man. On second thoughts, if you are a man and work in a cycle shop, then maybe you should read on because when a woman comes into your shop … More Cycling and the Lady Garden’s Over-ripe Tomato
I’ve gone for a name change which, may seem an odd thing to do but I felt it was needed. I tried blogging some time ago when I was recovering from breast cancer, I called it ‘Life in the Pink’ and the idea was that I would talk about getting back to some level of … More There’s been a name change
(OK, so we look a pair of doofers here but we get better!) I have to say that, for me, bike riding has had many highs and lows! I love being out in the fresh air but the ‘Bum Burner’ that I mentioned in my previous post, ‘Saddle to Saddle’, has continued to inflict … More Howard and Marina – in search of the cycle paths.