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Bike Talk:  Breathable Padded Bike Shorts For Women

Bike Talk: Breathable Padded Bike Shorts For Women

Kicking off my Bike Talk series with a post about breathable padded bike shorts for women.

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New Bike Helmet – To Sticker or Not?

New Bike Helmet – To Sticker or Not?

I recently bought a new bike helmet – another plain, white one. The big question is, do I cover it with stickers or leave it alone?

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Bike Bags, Bike Bags & More Cool Bike Bags

Bike Bags, Bike Bags & More Cool Bike Bags

I saw a lot of bike bags recently at the Chicago Bike Swap, which you can read about in the follow-up post that I wrote.  I started doing a little research, especially since I’m looking around for a new spring-ish bike bag/purse to tote around on my Dutch bike, and the easiest way to keep […]

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What I Saw At the Bike Swap Pt. 2: The Gear

What I Saw At the Bike Swap Pt. 2: The Gear

In Part 1 of my Chicago Bike Swap Wrap-Up, I talked about the great bikes I saw at the show.  Today, I”m talking about the bike gear.  From cool t-shirts, to lights, reflectors, and really cool bike bags, it was all there (and much of it on sale at great prices).  Here’s my own short […]

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Reviewing the 2012 Yuba Go-Getter Bags

Reviewing the 2012 Yuba Go-Getter Bags

We finally got our hands on the 2012 Go-Getter bags from Yuba Mundo, made to fit their long-tail cargo bikes. The old version of the bag was great, and the 2012 version is even better.

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Bike Winter is Coming – Winter Gear Made an Appearance This Week

Bike Winter is Coming – Winter Gear Made an Appearance This Week

Once the time changes here in Chicago there’s no doubt that winter is on it’s way. The calendar says it’s late in the year and when it’s dark at 5:00pm you just know that it’s time to dig out the hat and gloves and gear up for winter. Until this past week though, it hasn’t […]

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Fall is Truly Here – Time to Dig Out Some Bike Gloves

Fall is Truly Here – Time to Dig Out Some Bike Gloves

The air turned a little cooler this past week  in Chicago, and the leaves have been turning all sorts of glorious colors, but it’s still just been your basic jacket weather.  Then I hopped on Oma this morning to head off to work and well, my hands were freezing!  Yep, time to dig out some […]

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