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A Series of Unfortunate Weather

My third day started out wet (what's new? hahaha!). My goal for the day was to get to Kingscliff and stay for 2 nights, thereby having a...

Perspective

I headed out from Springwood at 7am. The Slacks Creek Cycle path was really nice. Lush and green, with numerous ponds and waterways. When...

Hills and Rain and Rain and Hills

Woohoo! Day 1 is completed. Today was a bit of "4 seasons in 1 day" weather. I started at the Brisbane Botanical gardens and made my way...

"Why" is important

A few weeks ago I abandoned my Brisbane to Sydney ride. I made an alternative holiday, flying to Cairns, exploring and riding to...

When Words Resonate

"FROM SELF-DESTRUCTION TO RECONSTRUCTION" I recently read those words on a Facebook ad in my newsfeed. They resonated with me so and...

Whose bright idea was this??

Yep.....mine. I had purchased some new camping and touring gear over the months and decided to do an overnight trip to test it out. I...

Upcycled

Sadly, my Hope Helmet cover failed. It became too heavy and hot on my head. I finally found some time to create an alternative solution....

PLAN B

The global pandemic of COVID-19 has forced me to make a Plan B. I'm still doing my trip from Ipswich to Sydney next year. I have holidays...

Growing Pains

Last year brought many changes. I started to "live" again, instead of "exist", but not without growing pains. Because of my breakdown at...

Plans, Plans, Plans, Fruition

This past year has seen a LOT of changes for me. One of those changes, to make my dream happen, was getting a new job to save $$$....

Bike Vision

I knew where my next little adventure ride would be, over a week ago. There's a place here called Swanbank. Only 7.7kms from home. It's...

Hope is Growing!

Wow! My HOPE Helmet has changed little since I last posted! I crocheted the dark purple rose. A fellow crochet designer, Ramalakshmi...

HOPE Helmet

YAY!!!! I finally found some time to make a cover for my bike helmet! I recently tried to get a project going, called the HOPE Mandala....

Out of Shape!!

A little 30km surrounding suburbs ride today, after a few weeks off from riding due to illness, and then last week was strong gusty winds...

Repetition........

A few goings on in the past weeks, but I managed a leisurely 60km ride out west to Rosewood and back. I use an app on my phone that...

I Got My First Flat!

Today was a leisurely ride from home to North Ipswich, onto the Brassall to Wulkuraka Bikeway, then home again - 18.5kms. While having a...

Post One, We're live people!

For a first post, I have no idea what to write! I'm so grateful to all the people reading this and supporting me as I begin to start my...