Tag Archives: biking while pregnant

Black ice and bikes

I recently did a guest interview for Simply Bike’s “Biking While Pregnant” series — you can read it here. People often express surprise at the weather conditions we bike in, which include some pretty extreme temps (hot and cold),  rain, … Continue reading

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2011 Year End Review — The First Half

Pregnancy, international travel, major surgery, and a new baby, all superimposed on the usual topics of biking, food, and gardening.  Here’s a look back at 2011. Already increasing my carbon footprint I mean that in a very loving and motherly … Continue reading

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Two wheeled report

Well, the sad truth on the bicycling front is that, until this morning, I hadn’t been on my bike in two weeks!  Fortunately, I remedied that today with a nice leisurely ride to run a couple of errands, including picking … Continue reading

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Rolling toward the finish

I hit the 37 week mark on Friday and breathed a huge sigh of relief.  From here on out, I am within the window for a home birth 🙂  Despite general increasing discomfort for me, the more time baby spends … Continue reading

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Cycling Savvy Instructor!

Despite the heat and my “delicate condition” 😉 , I made it through the Cycling Savvy Instructor training this past weekend!  In fact, I didn’t just make it, I had a great time. Like the Cycling Savvy training itself, the … Continue reading

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Forecast: Scorching with a side of biking

Meet the forecast for the coming weekend.  The weekend when I’ll be outside on a bicycle all day Saturday and Sunday for the Cycling Savvy Instructor training.  Gulp! As if being 34 weeks pregnant weren’t enough, let’s throw some scorching … Continue reading

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Finally Bike Somewhere Day

Well, this week (May 16-20) was Bike-to-Work Week and today was Bike-to-Work Day.  Since I am usually off on Fridays, I celebrated this day last year by biking to work with Matthew, with a stop at one of Trailnet’s refueling … Continue reading

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