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Temporary Relocation Project: My forgotten blog.

Most of you probably know about my other blog over on Society of Three Speeds. But fifteen years ago I started another other blog, one that you most likely don't know about! On August 6, 2005, one day before my 30th birthday, I launched my Temporary Relocation Project blog. I had just created the Urban… Continue reading Temporary Relocation Project: My forgotten blog.

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Of farms, daffodils, Tweed, and beer: A weekend in the Skagit Valley, 14-17 March

I've mentioned previously how Emee and I won't be able to make it to the Lake Pepin Three Speed Ride this year. While it's definitely a bummer, there are other smaller yet similar rides in the area we can do to give us the feel of Pepin without going the distance. Like the Dandy Daffodil… Continue reading Of farms, daffodils, Tweed, and beer: A weekend in the Skagit Valley, 14-17 March

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Bay Area Trip Jan 29-Feb 6 2019

Hello friends. For those of you who think I "travel all the time", well, maybe you're right! Tomorrow, Tuesday January 29th 2019, I will be heading off to the Bay Area for a week! And this is mostly a "work" trip where I'll be representing Emee's biz (EJP Events) at a function in Berkeley. But… Continue reading Bay Area Trip Jan 29-Feb 6 2019

trains, travels

Goin’ to California, March 19-28

Hello friends! Big travel plans are afoot! Or rather, awheel. I've got a lot of vacation time to use up before it goes away, so now is as good as ever for a trip. And where to? Why California, of course! I haven't been to California in three years (and before that, five years.) It's… Continue reading Goin’ to California, March 19-28

bike rides, trains

REMINDER: Train Day Ride this Saturday, May 9!

While there ain't going to be anything "official" at Union Station for Train Day this year, you really don't have an excuse to not go since Saturday is going to be beautiful! (Sun, high 81F/27C) And we'll stop by the rail museum so you'll get your train geek on! The details: Train Day Ride Saturday… Continue reading REMINDER: Train Day Ride this Saturday, May 9!