Tag Archive | motorists

For the Sake of Argument, Let’s Just Call it Exercise

Is cycling still exercise if my ride only takes 5 minutes these days?  That’s the question I’ve been asking myself this week, as I finally started biking to work.  One of the perks to our new home is its proximity to my job, but because I didn’t have access to the parkade yet, and still […]

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Biking to Work

I’m playing with the anthem that Cyndi Lauper created… but really all bicycle riders just want to have a good time doing something they enjoy. That’s why, during my commute home last week, I was dismayed to encounter the stereotypical asshole driver that all bikers hate (yep, hate – I’m going there).  This woman, who I […]

Top 4 Things Motorists Need to Know about Bicycle Commuting

I began my summer of biking to work this past week (more on that in a future post), and I was quickly reminded how potentially dangerous it is to be a tiny, defenseless biker armed with only a helmet amidst a sea of huge, metal, four-wheeled machines powered by distracted drivers with the luxury of airbags.  […]