Featured, Fitness

3 More Women’s Fitness Blogs that Don’t Suck

9 Comments 29 May 2013

Since I wrote “3 Women’s Fitness Blogs that Actually Don’t Suck“, a lot has changed. Sadly, Maggie Wang stopped blogging and Skwigg is also mostly MIA. Stumptuous (definitely the best of the three) still kicks out some gems, but Krista is pretty busy working on other projects so the updates are fewer and farther between. [...]

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Photoglimmer: Anza Borrego

3 Comments 28 May 2013

From a solo touring trip into the Anza-Borrego desert, 2011. Excerpted from a story first printed in peloton magazine. This photo was made just after I finally made it to the S-2. Beer Cans and Fried Tortillas When the third RV runs me off the road into the sandy shoulder, I know I won’t make [...]

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High Protein Tuna Salad Lettuce Wraps

2 Comments 28 May 2013

Delicious wraps, minus the carbs. These are rocking my world right now. Re-Envisioned Tuna Salad 1/2 cup fat free Greek yogurt 1 can tuna 1/2 bell pepper, chopped 3/4 cup shredded broccoli stem 1/4 shredded carrot 1 tablespoon sweet relish 1 teaspoon or 1/2 tablespoon capers salt and pepper to taste, I also added paprika [...]

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Featured, Life

Small Things: My Morning Coffee Delivery

8 Comments 22 May 2013

Diamond rings, fancy houses, fast cars, fresh cut flowers? You can keep all that shiny stuff. He brings me coffee every morning. Every single morning. Hot, strong, perfect coffee. Even when we’re camping. It’s the thing I miss most when I’m away. Winky-eyed and warm at 5 in the morning, the entire day stretched out [...]

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Featured, Gear

Review: Assos rainBootie_S7

2 Comments 17 May 2013

Nothing says S&M superhero quite like an oil slick bootie. Besides making me feel slightly naughty (sadly, this may be the most risqué piece of clothing I own), the rainBootie_S7 performed impressively in Portland’s persistently rainy conditions. The 434 stretch fabric is coated with a proprietary polyurethane that Assos developed specifically for this purpose: the [...]

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Cycling, Photos

PhotoGlimmer: Wrong Turn

4 Comments 16 May 2013

Traci took a wrong turn. I had stopped to wait for the rest of the group. I was standing at the crossroads when she went by. I knew she was going the wrong way, but instead of telling her, I snapped this photo. She was too happy and it was too beautiful and I was [...]

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