Cycling Cafe by the Sea

Cape Porpoise Kitchen is a gem not to be missed when you are pedaling down the scenic stretch of road from Biddeford Pool to Kennenbunkport. Coffee By Design, a Portland based coffee roaster, is brewed to perfection. Diana, their baker, bakes up everything from local favorites like whoopie pies and blueberry buckles to “buffalo chip”…

Swimming and Biking and Hiking! Oh My!

Working out has brought me peace, a sense of accomplishment and a strong body.  When I decided to replace my passion for baking with a more constructive hobby, I was still fighting the sadness brought on by family tragedy and the stress associated with a cross country move and the realities of winter in Maine. …

Finally…..

Maine winters are a bitch, especially if you have spent the last half-dozen years in Florida.  When I first arrived in Maine in June, I parked my car in the driveway and biked all over town, all summer.  I rode to the grocery store, to the park, to get coffee, and on the roads and…

Tour de France Hangover

I woke up this morning feeling kind of strange.  Lately, I have been having coffee with Bobke at 8am, but there will be no Bobke, Paul or Phil to hang out with today.  No cycling moms to chat with, discussing the race route, the team tactics or just who we think is going to win.…

Amazing TdF Photos

These are some of the coolest, most gorgeous cycling photos I have ever seen.  I had to share.                      Only a true gearhead could really appreciate the beauty of this photo                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Photos from guardian.co.uk