Weekend Riding: Switzerland Trail, Boulder, CO

New gravel roads! It’s been awhile since I’ve ridden something brand-new, so as I rounded every corner into the unknown, it was very obvious to me that that was exactly what I needed to feel excited about getting on the bike again. When I lived in Florida, I rode the same roads every single day …

A Friday Edition of updates + things: my favorite meal this week and new podcasts

Happy Friday from me and a cup of instant coffee. You read that right. I have totally been making instant coffee every morning instead of a pot of drip coffee as if I have somewhere to be every day in a hurry. I don’t. Our company has been working from home since the middle of …

PART TWO Big Climbs + More Sandwiches + A Trail Run: Showing my FL friends around Colorado by Bike

PART ONE HERE Picking up On Sunday… With a deep ache in my quads (and calves and back and butt) and terror in my heart, I met up with my friends again to head into Boulder and pick up one my friends for another big ride, which I wasn’t sure I’d even be able to …

PART ONE Mountain riding + Sandwiches in the creek: Showing my FL friends around Colorado by Bike

Last Friday two of my friends, Carly and her boyfriend, Andres, flew to Colorado from Tampa, FL where I used to live what feels like…ten years ago. They came into town for some riding, exploring, and catching up and I could not have been more excited to see them. I originally created one long post …