Another Day in Paradise

The bike / hike path on the San Francisco – Oakland Bay Bridge Kat and I rode our bikes across the Bay Bridge today, and it was stunning. We are doing more and more sightseeing in our own back yard, and it reminds us of how lucky we are to live in the Bay Area. Hogs Apothecary in the Temescal District in Oakland –…

Bike Travel Weekend

The Ferry from San Francisco to Larkspur Landing Adventure Cycling Association, from Missoula, Montana, sponsors a great program – to get out on your bike and travel. I need to keep lifting weights. I can actually see how losing the first 10 pounds has made a difference. Now I’m really motivated. 25 more to go! Kat and I live in the San Francisco Bay…

Offa Rex

This is an amazing and “hauntingly beautifully” album. We had a fantastic bike ride today – 35 miles, which is just enough for me to be considered “serious”. All along the ride I was hearing this album – with several songs taking their place in my mind as I looked at stunning fall colors of yellow, gold, red, orange, crimson, rust and anything else…

Summer Rides

The pedestrian / bike bridge over Treat Blvd in Pleasant Hill Kat and I rode to Danville and back from the Pleasant Hill BART station. We had a great lunch at the Danville Brewing Company brew pub. The deal I made was that I have to pedal for my beer. Fair enough! The Euryops in their full summer glory.