Posted: October 22, 2014
People have told me that the first week of cycling to work is the hardest. I hope so.
Commuting has, by far, been the challenge of my Bike Challenge. I’d been doing so well on my practice runs, had learned so much about bike safety, and riding on the road, that I felt fairly prepared for this next hurdle.
It’s been kind of an ungraceful week. Read More »
Posted: October 17, 2014
I got my bike tuned and outfitted. Now it was time to get myself in shape. Increasing my bike savvy called for one part practice and one part education. Read More »
Posted: October 8, 2014
Y’all. My bike tune up made all the difference in the world. Not having my gears make all of those clicking noises as I drive past the crowds waiting outside of the Flying Biscuit is a confidence booster in itself. But I also needed to make a few purchases in order to get my bike road ready. Read More »
Posted: October 3, 2014
(Hey, there's me, standing by a Puppet)
By Mia Jones
On Saturday, September 27, 2014, Smithsonian Magazine hosted its 10th Annual ‘Museum Day Live!’ event. Over 1,000 museums nationwide participated and gave the opportunity for individuals to visit [one] of their favorite local museums for free. I partook and decided to visit the Center for Puppetry Arts because (1) why not and (2) I hadn’t been since I was a child and was feeling nostalgic.Read More »
Posted: September 30, 2014