Archive for the Tag 'Bicycle'

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“Sharing the road” is a two-way street that’s becoming much more crowded and dangerous in wine country

Years ago, when I was only 12, I got my first bicycle. It was a Christmas day. I had spent the entire month of December praying really HARD for snow, but it never came. (Unanswered prays, and it was Christmas! That was a good lesson for a growing up Catholic kid.) My birthday was on […]

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Sharing the Road Doesn’t Have To Be A Double-Edged Sword

When I arrived in the Russian River Valley of California 18 years ago, one of the first things I said to myself, as I looked over to the Mayacamas Mountain Range with Mt. Saint Helena in the background, “Please don’t ever let me take all this for granted.” I knew then that if I lost […]

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Why is Sharing the Road Such an Issue?

When I arrived in the Russian River Valley of California 17 years ago, one of the first things I said to myself, as I looked over to the Mayacamas Mountain Range with Mt. Saint Helena in the background, “Please don’t ever let me take all this for granted.” I knew then that if I lost […]