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Bike Commute Diaries: What It’s All About

31 May

On this last day of National Bike Month I reflect on one question: Why do I ride every day? To save money: not really. To get exercise: maybe a little. To save the planet: I’m not that noble. I can ride because it’s convenient and safe, but I choose to ride day after day because it makes me happy. Riding my bike is FUN!

About the Bike Commute Diaries: In honor of National Bike Month, I’m sharing 31 short, sweet and surprising things I’ve discovered about bike commuting, one for each day in May. Happy National Bike Month!

 
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Posted by on May 31, 2012 in Commute Diaries

 

4 responses to “Bike Commute Diaries: What It’s All About

  1. Richard Masoner (@cyclelicious)

    May 31, 2012 at 12:28 pm

    Right on.

     
  2. Dottie

    June 2, 2012 at 4:15 pm

    That photos screams “FUN!” Love it. :)

     
    • ladyfleur

      June 2, 2012 at 4:39 pm

      I love descending, even on the Dutch bike. :)

       
  3. Sue

    June 14, 2012 at 7:56 pm

    Oh, I so agree :). You expressed my thoughts exactly.

     

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