Tag: Bike-to-Work Day

  • I’m not Handicapped, I’m CarFree!

    I am, by nature, a planner.  I’ve gone off from time to time about living my life according to “you never know” and planning accordingly.  I like to plan and I like having a good plan but I’m also very cognizant of the fact that no good plan goes unbroken.  I like to consider my […]

  • Denmark Is Made For Cyclists « Ice Tubes

    Another instant bike fanatic due to a trip to Denmark.   Read this post and it pretty much sums up the response of any person who has been to there. Denmark Is Made For Cyclists « Ice Tubes. “Bikes are in front of every store, restaurant and bar, and all offices and rail stations are […]

  • Rack of the Day!

    I was at the Worcester Library this past weekend.  Yes, they have one and it’s pretty nice.  I mean a library is pretty hard to screw up, books, tables some computers and you’re done! They had this nice rack out front with one lone bike.  It looked so sad, I just had to snap a […]

  • Why Can’t the U.S. Learn Lessons from Europe?

    “Building bike paths alone will not get people out of their cars in the U.S. and onto bicycles. To create a thriving bike culture in America’s cities, people must begin to view bicycling as Europeans do — not just as a way of exercising, but as a serious form of urban mass transportation.”by elisabeth rosenthal […]

  • People for Bikes | Funding for bicycling is in jeopardy

          Tell me you don’t like my idea, tell me don’t like my tone, tell me don’t like my necktie but don’t tell me that you can’t take a minute to support something we all did as kids and loved!! Even if you hate bikers, the only way to get us out of […]

  • Cyclists forgoing bike clothes to commute in heels and suits.

    “Move over Lycra-bottomed bikers, racing past in a flash of blinding neon, and couriers, weaving through traffic in edgy-looking gear. A growing number of cyclists are taking to the streets for transportation without changing into special apparel.” Cyclists forgoing bike clothes to commute in heels and suits – The Boston Globe. I can’t say that […]