...for the sweet serenity of books
Awww -- so summery!
It's one of the few activities from my childhood that I've held dear. (Except for reading, of course!) I rather miss running through the sprinkler, though. :)
It's almost too hot for that here!
It's supposed to be 94 today, and 100+ tomorrow...ew! Give me winter, with sparkling snow, any day!
I like the angle of this shot. :) It's supposed to be 101 tomorrow where I live, too ..... I'll be hiding in the A/C at work, and then hiding in the basement when I get home.
Jo, it's 103 today, and the humidity feels even worse. Hiding in the basement, or in my case the living room, seems the best plan for this week! I'm just hoping the A/C doesn't die...
I have to agree on winter...by the time the sun is up it is too hot to ride most days.
Today my mother and I went out at 7:05. It was cool enough, but almost too hot when we arrived back home 90 minutes, and an equal amount of degrees, later.
Thanks, Suko. Really, cycling and walking is the only excercise I get. Besides the intense finger work-out involved in turning pages. ;)
I will be able to bike soon, too!!! I cannot wait. Definitely one of the activities I've continued to love since childhood, but with our loose dogs my bike has been rusting in the garage for years. It's going to be so exciting living in a place with leash laws! Wahoo! Have fun, Bellezza!
Loose dogs?! That doesn't sound like a good plan! What, are your lawmakers the same as the ones who passed the health care law? :)
Oh I love this shot! Too hilly around here for much biking (at least for my tastes!).
Hills are only fun when one is on the descent...
Great picture! I love being on my bike! Have fun!
Do you cycle with your children? I'm afraid I took my son with me so often when he was small that he refuses to ride with me now. If only I would have excercised some moderation.
Love this!! BTW, I rode my bike through a set of sprinklers last weekend during my 40-mile Trail Trek. Felt just like a kid! :)
Riding through sprinklers sounds like a blast! Two joys in one!
Love it! Love the freedom I feel when biking. Now I need a decent/comfy bike.
Or at least a comfy seat. Mine is an Italian leather one, but I think it's really made out of marble. It takes me from March to June to get used to it. On unmentionable places. ;)
Great picture! My bike is broken and I still haven't got it fixed... Must get to it!
I wish I knew how to handle the maintenance and repair of my bike. I haven't a clue, and if I get a flat tire out on the trail? I'll have to use my iPhone to call for assistance. I hope you get yours fixed soon.
I'm the same way, Meredith. I always warn my hubby that he's "on call" in case I get a flat! ;)
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Spammer (above post)....:(Perfect summer activity. I need a new bike so I can join the hub.
I like cycling because it doesn't require more standing/pressure on my feet which, believe me, get enough with teaching all day. If only I could cycle year round, I'm rather stuck in the winter months and therefore don't excercise.
beautiful shadow..enjoy the ride. Happy WW!!!BrendaBouncing on WordsLife Less OrdinaryFrom my Points of View
Such a great shot!
Thanks, Nan, it's been so hot I haven't been in my bicycle in weeks ( unlike our Lesley who never seems daunted by the heat and humidity!).
Wanna bet?! I haven't ridden since Trail Trek almost 2 weeks ago. It's too stinkin' hot & humid!!