Category Archives: Getting Around Using Pedals

Bike Tool Kit/Seth’s Bike Hacks

If you’re going to be doing some (or all) your getting about via a bike you’re probably going to need to learn how to do a few simple adjustments and repairs on your bike. And you’re definitely going to need some … Continue reading

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Coffee Outside Take Two

I decided today was a good day to give #coffeeoutside another try and so gathered up my gear, bundled up against the cold, and trundled off on my bike. And this time everything worked like a charm. At 25 degrees … Continue reading

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Headlamps

My blog is designed as a quick and dirty guide to living well in tumultuous times. There are very detailed reviews and breakdowns of things like headlamps on a variety of blogs and YouTube channels, please look to them for … Continue reading

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A Quick Note About “Winter Weight” Cycling Kit

I’ve found that, with a little investment in kit and some trial and error, it’s not hard at all to stay comfortable while cycling in temperatures down to about 10 degrees. However, I’ve also found that when it comes to … Continue reading

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Oof, Pass the Advil

Some pictures from today’s bike ride. While I ride a bicycle almost every day of the week, some times it’s just short commutes, errand running, and maybe I take the scenic route coming or going. Lately, it’s just been commuting … Continue reading

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Some Wonkishness On Bike Gearing

A long and longwinded post just to say that you’re not stuck with the gearing choices that your bike came with and that if you have a “road bike” you might want to consider lowering the gearing. 😉 A while … Continue reading

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The ride it backwards challenge

Hello blog, I’m back. I’m a big fan of the blog  Guitar Ted Productions  (he actually updates his blog regularly!) and a while back he mentioned liking to sometimes ride his tried and true routes backwards. I gave that a … Continue reading

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Weather Radio

A weather radio or two is good piece of kit for anyone that that’s doing their outandabouting via bicycle or feet or might need to get official updates about the latest outbreak once the zombie apocalypse kicks off. My dad … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about shoes

There’s not too much to talk about for this post. But, if you’re going to be doing your outandabouting via walking and pedaling you’re probably going to need a couple pair of good, sturdy, comfortable, walkable, shoes. For the kind … Continue reading

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Dressed for success

  This is what dressing for success for a 1.5 hour recreational ride at 15 degrees looks like (I have no idea who’s ugly toes those are ;-)). Continuing with the Getting Around Using pedals theme. I really hate the … Continue reading

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