Biking Recap for December 2013
December had some unseasonably cold temperatures. But there is no bad weather, only bad clothing. My December Bicycling Accomplishments I reached the biking 2,000 milestone in a single year milestone. The next day, thanks to a beheaded spoke and a flat tire, I broke my streak of not commuting to work by car since sometime…
It’s finally raining! And I’m on my bike. I wouldn’t miss this. :-) Update: It’s getting better/wetter.
Rain in the Forecast :-)
Q: How do you excite an Oregonian? A: Forecast rain after months of dry. We’re so excited! It’s nearly time to break out the bicycling rain gear. :-)
Biking in the New Year
The New Year is here with beautiful weather: sunny and 50+. To celebrate, I rode my bike to Starbucks with my new Nook in my pocket. Woo hoo! A whole 4.07 miles on the bike on January 1. ;-) Because I know I’ll want to know what my bike odometer read at the beginning of…
Mid-October Lunchtime Walk, Part II
Hillsboro is back to October weather: instead of yesterday’s blue skies and 73°, today is overcast and might reach 62°. In other words, it’s beautiful! After all, “There’s no such thing as bad weather; just bad clothes.” So, like yesterday, I grabbed my camera and set out on a walk. I had hoped the soft…
The weather prognosticators say Hillsboro will be 73 today and 85 tomorrow. We are almost giddy. :-)
And I thought it was cold yesterday morning.
It’s a little cold for the banana belt of Portland.
It’s a SUNami
Remove the “T” from tsunami and what do you get? A SUNami. Credit for the #SUNami hashtag goes to Verso.