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Old 04-16-12, 10:52 AM   #1526
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This is what happens when I let my wife give me directions:



lucky for me I built the xtracycle to be tough.
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wrestling match from the "Taco Festival of Innovation" event my wife and I rode to on Saturday.





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Avocados from my back yard tree:

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Nice avocados! No supermarket bull****.
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Avocados from my back yard tree:
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I was thinking the same thing...I spend $2ish a piece on them at Whole Foods every week.

Here I am nurturing my indoor lemon tree which to date has provided me four (very delicious and cherished) lemons...

PS holiday - lovely picture of you behind the flowers...
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I was thinking the same thing...I spend $2ish a piece on them at Whole Foods every week.

Here I am nurturing my indoor lemon tree which to date has provided me four (very delicious and cherished) lemons...

PS holiday - lovely picture of you behind the flowers...
HAHA! That's the birthday I card I gave my wife yesterday. I didnt even notice it was in the pic. Awesome!

And not to brag, but there are about a billion more avocados still in the tree. And my wife is allergic so Im the only one who eats them. Anyone want to trade avocados for bike parts?

We also have a meyer lemon tree out front. And a small redwood. And some other stuff that I have no idea what it is. The lady that lived here before was a plant nut.
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while we're posting plants here's another, photo taken by my Mother-in-Law


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HAHA! That's the birthday I card I gave my wife yesterday. I didnt even notice it was in the pic. Awesome!

And not to brag, but there are about a billion more avocados still in the tree. And my wife is allergic so Im the only one who eats them. Anyone want to trade avocados for bike parts?
I love avos. Do you have an ISO list?
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while we're posting plants here's another, photo taken by my Mother-in-Law


Wow, a Bird of Paradise grows in your yard?

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20 miles in the cool of the night. St. Stephen Church in the background.

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Avocados from my back yard tree:

That's just gratuitous.
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Outrageous.
i'm sure it was planted there by someone, right?
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today's commute was very nice. One of those day's I was looking for excuses to elongate it and not come into work.

a little Italian park



downtown San Jose



nice to have a bunch of these:



yep, California





and I made it after 4 grueling miles.

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OK i've got one more. This just arrived from the Netherlands at my desk as seen....uhg.

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OK i've got one more. This just arrived from the Netherlands at my desk as seen....uhg.

uh-oh.
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Just a crappy pack job. Seems to be ok.



i dig the shifters, even though they are DT.

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I didnt take any commute pictures today so I'll just share a picture of my work in progress Razesa I'm building to tackle the 96 mile mountainous Grand Fondo at the Sea Otter this Saturday.

I hoping 28mm Grand Bois tires fit. The rear wheel to seat tube clearance isnt much even with the wheel far back in the dropout.

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That Gazelle is hot! I'm thinking of getting one for my next project.
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Taken at a car wash during last night's ride.

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A shot from a "bike shop" i rode by on my commute home the other day. I played with the exposure a bit.

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