Category Archives: outandabouting

Brr…

Brr… Usually 17 degrees is a fairly comfortable winter temperature around here. But, with cloudy skies, the humidity staying unnaturally high, and winds swooping down from Ontario, today’s walk home was a chilly one.

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Out and About

Today started out gloriously sunny, but cold. I’d been needing to get outside and had been longing for some sun on my face for a bit, so I bundled up, grabbed my camera, and headed out. The new masthead photo … Continue reading

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Crossing Algonquin

Quite an adventure. Thought I’d share this and try to figure out how to embed video on here. It worked! 🙂

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Battery Cases and Considerations

Commander Zero put up a post about battery cases a bit ago and seeing how I’d already covered the need for a couple quality flashlights as part of your kit for Living Well In Tumultuous Times I thought I’d chime in … Continue reading

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The nights are getting longer and oil’s headed for $100 a barrel

As gas gets more expensive it makes sense to do some short trips on foot and with the shorter days coming up some of those trips will probably get done in the dark which is, totally, not a problem at … 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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