Xmas Shopping Trip…

Did our planned Xmas shopping trip this morning despite the country crippling 1cm of snow on the ground at daybreak !  The drive through the snow-covered scenery made it seem quite appropriate for Xmas shopping, setting the scene. Two or three stops along away and then headed with fear and trepidation into Milton Keynes Shopping…

Still Freezing…

This cold spell seems to be going on for a while yet and I think I might have to bite the bullet and get out on bike again pretty soon. It looks like it’s not going to get any warmer for at least a week.  The temperature hasn’t been above freezing for the last couple…

Quiet Day At Home..

Checked the Team MK website this morning and todays ride was cancelled because of snow and ice in the area.  It was doubtful last night and a check of the website this morning was advised.  To be honest I dont think I would have gone this morning anyway.  It was the coldest its been this…

Brrrrr.. Time For Indoor Cycling… !!

  Still very cold here and I opted to have a bit of a workout on the Turbo Trainer this afternoon just to keep the legs going in case of an extended lay-off due to the weather.   I set up one of the bikes on the trainer in the garage and set the Garmin…

30 Mile Sundowner Ride

I chickened out of the Team MK Wednesday ride this morning,  it was too cold !!   But I did think I would go out later in the day when it was hopefully a bit warmer. First I was going to do some final clearing up on the fencing project that had been occupying my time…

Blog Name Change..

I have re-arranged the blog title.. The tag line has become the title and vice versa… It seemed somehow more appropriate and reflects the nature of the blog more as most of my posts are cycling based..

Small World Isn’t it !

It never ceases to amaze me in my contacts with people across the world on the internet how often there is a common link, albeit sometimes quite vague but still amazing I think. On reading my co-blogger and fellow cyclist Steve Martins blog post this morning in his blog,  ‘There and Back Again – Steves…