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Are Those Basil Saddle Covers Really Waterproof? Yes!

Are Those Basil Saddle Covers Really Waterproof? Yes!

Andrew and I rode our bikes to the store this morning and when we came out of the store to load up our bikes, the first downpour of the day had begun. There sat my Omafiets in the pouring rain, wearing her new saddle cover.  All winter I’ve been using a plastic bag, but I […]

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Bike Locks: Any Thoughts on Those “Hand-cuff” Style Bike Locks?

Bike Locks: Any Thoughts on Those “Hand-cuff” Style Bike Locks?

I saw a bike locked up with one of these ‘Bike-Cuff” hand-cuff-style locks on my way to work the other day.  I see them around once in a while. A few years ago I thought about investing in one, but I never came across enough information about them to warrant me buying one. I’m very […]

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A Brief Pause for A Fashion and Gear Review: Jeggings As Bike Pants

A Brief Pause for A Fashion and Gear Review: Jeggings As Bike Pants

Near the end of last week the women from Po Campo threw out a tweet that one of them “almost” bought a pair of jeggings and wondered who was for or against them? Not too long after, Barb Chamberlain asked about them too, and then I sheepishly owned up to the fact that I had […]

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Back to Winter Biking – Extra-Tall Socks

Back to Winter Biking – Extra-Tall Socks

A couple of weeks ago I published a post about cold-weather biking gear and mentioned some tights and over-the-knee socks I was ordering from Sock Dreams. Well they arrived, and they fit perfectly on my long tall plus-size legs! Wohoo!  I’ve worn them out and about on a date with Mr. Ding before the holidays […]

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