Category Archives: Biking

Yarn!

I have been accumulating a little pile of yarn. Time to photograph it, blog it, and upload it to Ravelry.            Clockwise, from upper left: 100g (420m) of Marks & Kittens Kattens Fame Trend sock yarn, 74/25 superwash wool/nylon,420m in another … Continue reading

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It’s a two-fer day.

Late breaking news!   Matthew is part of the 4-man team Spoke Girl riding in a 24-hour bike race in Milwaukee*. They placed 2nd in their class last year; looks like they might win it in 2011! You can keep … Continue reading

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My boy young man.

From City Pages:

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New bike!

Matthew got himself (half of) a new winter bicycle; he went halvsies on it with a good friend who works in a bike shop. What's a winter bicycle? You may well ask. One with big-ass tires. Apparently, with a conventional … Continue reading

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Big doin’s this weekend.

#2 Son is doing it again. 0 The image above is the hi-res version of what appears on the spoke cards, below. No-Hater Rolling Dance Super Bike Mega Party 2010.1, Saturday, August 21, 5 – 10 p.m. If biking is … Continue reading

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#2 Son: famous.

Click here to hear him interviewed about the No-Hater Super Bike Rolling Dance Mega-Party 2010.0.

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No-Hater Rolling Dance Super Bike Mega Party 2010.0

That's my boy front and center, backed by about 70% of the total crowd that participated in his bike ride & dance party. As I mentioned before, he had gotten a parade permit — perhaps as a response to my … Continue reading

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More random.

Censorship: it's as American as, well, censorship. From boingboing.net: "A music-industry speaker at an American Chamber of Commerce event in Stockholm waxed enthusiastic about child porn, because it serves as the perfect excuse for network censorship, and once you've got … Continue reading

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Winter.

Clockwise from left: Christmas Eve day in Minneapolis; Minneapolis; biking by the lake in Madison, WI. Photos are from a biking site the #2 Son directed me to. None of the bikers are he. Besides the high-tex windproof balaclava and … Continue reading

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Eye candy Friday, sort of.

  #2 Son has ordered me to add this photo of he* him and his bike on a hockey rink. He suggested that a video would be more impressive because it would show how fast he can get going. I … Continue reading

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