I pull up my mask out of respect for others while biking, but the craziest things still happen! Life reminds me to ALWAYS wear a mask. Click for a giggle.
Back on the Bike for Wordless Wednesday
I took this photo while on my favorite ride to Coot Lake near the Boulder Reservoir and didn't notice the sign. LOL! Although I've ridden to the lake and the Boulder Res countless times, I hadn't taken this trail. No wonder I got so many hairy eyeballs from people walking. Oopsy. Next time I'll admire... Continue Reading →
A Hike to Hanging Lake Waterfalls
A jewel of a lake lies right outside of Glenwood Springs, Colorado. It's easy to miss while driving down I-70, east or west. Hanging Lake quite literally hangs from above. 1200 feet in elevation, to be exact. The waterfalls are worth every step. When my husband, Danny, and I arrived at the parking lot, a... Continue Reading →
Take the Challenge
Have you been chained to your desk this summer or have you channelled The Hulk and broken out to enjoy the nice weather? It's not too late to join us. Here's how: Share photos of your outdoor fitness adventures through Twitter and Instagram with #WRFChallenge. I'll link you up! Deanne Schultz posted a selfie while... Continue Reading →
Don’t Tell Mom
When I’m scolded by a young woman in her twenties for being reckless, I know it’s been a real adventure. I had been road biking to a small town about ten miles from my house and back to build strength in my leg after knee surgery. After several bike rides, I itched for something different.... Continue Reading →
While staying in the French Quarter, my husband, Danny, and I rented bikes and rode to New Orleans City Park. He was in, "I'm relaxing and don't care where I go," mode. I was directionally challenged and led him around in circles. We found this amazing field of wildflowers and art in the park. A happy... Continue Reading →
Use It or Lose It
What is more precious than gold, but cannot be bought, earned, or saved? Spoiler alert! Time. Most would say that time is the most valuable commodity we have. Tomorrow is Daylight Savings Time and clocks will be set back one hour. We’ll gain an hour. ONE WHOLE HOUR PEOPLE!! Instead of sleeping in and wasting it, I... Continue Reading →
Where in the World Am I this Time?
Can you guess? Identify my location and you will win a priceless trinket which will be delivered by armored truck and handed to you by the celebrity of your choice. Okay. You'll receive a small package in the mail. Mystery Photo #1 Mystery Photo #2 Mystery Photo #3 Mystery Photo #4 Mystery Photo #5 Pretty... Continue Reading →
Sit on It and Spin!
Haystack in a view from my neighborhood Earlier this summer, I teetered on top of a step-ladder and reached above my head to unhook my dusty road bike from a hook on the ceiling. Strong impulsive tendencies still course through my veins. If I had lost my grip, my heavy bike would have crashed to... Continue Reading →