My 100-Mile Birthday Bike Tour

My birthday is really close to the 4th of July and we often go on vacation that week. This year our vacation plans changed with our big trip coming later in the summer, which meant that I suddenly had no plans for my birthday and opening up the prospect that I would just go to work … Continue reading My 100-Mile Birthday Bike Tour


How to Prevent a Vacation Hangover

It's been a long while,  but I'm back online after my bike tour and summer vacation. And I won't lie-- it was awesome! I biked 460 miles by road, and then did another 20+ miles of mountain biking with Sexy. I ate smoked salmon in the UP and then caught salmon off an actual yacht in … Continue reading How to Prevent a Vacation Hangover

Announcing my Summer Adventure!

It's official-- I'm doing a bike tour across much of Michigan in late June!!! I'm freaking out a little. Or a lot. Depending on the day. It's really far across Michigan. From Ironwood in the far west edge of the Upper Peninsula to the town of Monroe on the southeast corner of the state, it's … Continue reading Announcing my Summer Adventure!