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Bike Riding

How My Husband Rediscovered His Passion For Cycling After A Stroke

Myra Demeter | Posted 05.01.2016 | Fifty
Myra Demeter

It was just one week after my husband completed the August 2010 Tour de Napa, a century bike ride in Napa Valley, that he experienced a devastating stroke. In the emergency room at Cedars Sinai Hospital staff kept pulling me aside to ask if I understood how 'grave' his condition was.

How Bike Shares Are Changing City Life

Posted 11.30.2015 | Green

The evolution of the great concrete jungle hinges on transportation. For many years, city planners have organized business epicenters and residential ...

New York City Staycay

Illeana Hoffman | Posted 01.04.2015 | Travel
Illeana Hoffman

We didn't get away as hoped this August but no matter that didn't mean that we didn't vacation. A Staycay has become a modern concept where time may be limited but the craving for mind and body is anything but. When living in dynamic NYC interesting possibilities materialize.

My Bike And Me: A Love Story

Amy Yoelin | Posted 12.28.2014 | Teen
Amy Yoelin

The next time you are feeling angry, excited, motivated or any emotion in between, ride a bike. You are able to shed any outside thoughts bouncing around in your mind. It's just you and the bike, together, united.

The Dawn of Old Face: Turning 30 Is All the Terrible Things They Said It Would Be

Katie Tandy | Posted 10.08.2014 | Women
Katie Tandy

I moved to Oakland two years ago on the cusp of my 28th birthday. Like so many spindly-rooted transplants before me, I was ready to leave NYC -- Brooklyn to be exact -- but knew New York was a hard act to follow.

How To Ride A Bike In A Dress Without Flashing Your Underwear

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 07.09.2014 | Style

Ride free!

Cartwheeling Into Fall

Amanda Magee | Posted 10.10.2013 | Parents
Amanda Magee

This is how it is supposed to happen. If you're lucky, then you get this. Blessed with beautiful babies and a loving partner, you raise them, sometimes not knowing what the hell you're doing, other times following an instinct so strong you forget about doubting yourself.

A Miami Ice Cream Cart Gets Sweet Revenge With Po-Po Pops!

Emily Elyse Miller | Posted 09.25.2013 | Taste
Emily Elyse Miller

After his time in the slammer, Aleric "AJ" Constantine hit the streets of Miami under a new name, Po-Po Pops, making ice cream inspired by the slammer and the cops who put him there, like a pop made of Krispy Kreme-flavored ice cream, candied bacon, and fudge.

Screen-Free Week: Go Outside and Learn to Ride a Bicycle

Chris Raschka | Posted 06.28.2013 | Parents
Chris Raschka

Is it silly to write about screen-free week online in a blog? Yes, probably. Tell you what. Print this out. Fold it twice and put it in your pocket. Then go outside and teach someone how to ride a bicycle.

Tips For Winter Bike Riding

Posted 01.16.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Lloyd Alter: It is really cold out there, and in many places in the continental U.S., the winter biking season has beg...

Just Weeks From My 50th Birthday, I've Finally Learned How To Live

Robert Allen | Posted 01.09.2013 | Fifty
Robert Allen

It is hard to shake the feeling that comes with thinking that you were almost killed. But despite being physically weaker, I have become mentally tougher. Each and every day I make a concerted effort to stay in the moment. I listen more intently to people. I use love to guide me through each day.

Fifteen Minutes of Fun... And a Lot More; Now Is the Time to Get Ready to Bike to School

Tim Blumenthal | Posted 11.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Tim Blumenthal

Riding my bike to school was one of the best things about fifth grade; I just didn't realize it then. As a 10-year-old, I wasn't thinking about how biking helped me stay thin and healthy, be more alert in class, or contribute to reduced road congestion and air pollution.

Bike Fever

Tim Blumenthal | Posted 07.02.2012 | Green
Tim Blumenthal

Warm temperatures make May the best month for bicycling in most of the United States. Appropriately, it's the designated National Bike Month. This May and this summer should be an amazing time for bicycling in America.

Summer Cycle

Posted 07.14.2012 | Celebrity

With summer's end upon us, we're looking back at your favorite nature-loving celebrities' two wheel jaunts. From romantic couples rides to solo advent...

Man Charged With DUI In Fatal Hit-And-Run Bike Crash

Posted 10.24.2011 | Chicago

A man is due in bond court Wednesday after being charged with drunk driving and other felonies following a hit-and-run crash that killed a bicyclist i...

6 Ways To Get More Benefits From Your Bike Ride | Rozalynn S. Frazier | Posted 07.30.2011 | Healthy Living

You know two-wheeling it is a great way to shape up (and torch 500-plus calories per hour), but did you know that you can always get more out of your ...

A New View of Downtown (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Grace Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Among the thousands of street photographers in New York, Bridget Fleming has managed to achieve something new. Her project downtownfrombehind is compr...

How Dwayne and The TDF Help Me Conquer Steve

Gil Laroya | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gil Laroya

Those who know me know about my fascination with bicycles and cycling. I've been riding bikes since I was a kid, and to this day I still get on my roa...

Williamsburg Bridge Will Separate Bike Path From Pedestrians | Aaron Short | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Biking over the Williamsburg Bridge should soon be a lot easier, thanks to a makeover of the ramps on the most heavily cycled bridge in the city. Dep...

Bike Riding In Winter: 42 Ways To Beat The Cold | Lloyd Alter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It is really cold out there, and from Florida north it is the winter biking season. Over the past few years TreeHugger and Planet Green have done a nu...

Urban Cycling Becoming Mainstream In NY

NYFI | John Fischer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A few months ago, in July, a small Florida-based bicycle shop called Republic Bikes entered into a partnership with Urban Outfitters. The company, lau...

Oil Prices Rising, Bike To Work: 12 Tips To Get Started

The Green Guide | Ben Jervery | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Now that the winter snow and April showers have finally subsided, it's the perfect time to tune up the old two-wheeler and pedal your way to work. It ...