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Burlington by bike

On Friday, we biked to Starr’s Cave.  The temps were blissfully chilly, so much so that I didn’t bother to remove my bike gloves for the hike. Saturday morning, we stopped by Mosquito Park on our way downtown.  In middle … Continue reading

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Bikes on board

Carrying the bikes on our trunk rack for long trips makes me very nervous, but I bit the bullet for our trip to Burlington, IA this weekend.  The bikes behaved very well on the trip, not much moving around back … Continue reading

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Iowa, you’re tempting me

Some recent (and ongoing) conversations at our apartment involve the future and where we see ourselves, in terms of careers and family, yes, but also WHERE, physically.  Liveability factors large into these place discussions.  Sounds simple and obvious, right?  Everyone … Continue reading

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Go, Iowa!

No, I’m not cheering for the Hawkeyes, I’m cheering for Iowa’s 7th place finish in the Bike Friendly State rankings.  My current state of Missouri didn’t fare so well, coming in 28th.  Lots of good things happening all around, but … Continue reading

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