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Forum: Living Car Free 09-09-13, 01:36 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,200
Posted By JeanSeb
I have been doing weight training at the gym for...

I have been doing weight training at the gym for a couple of months now, and I feel great ! It helped me on the bike in a few ways. I couldn't stand on the pedals and sprint like I used to because...
Forum: Living Car Free 09-07-13, 02:08 PM
Replies: 1,728
Views: 292,391
Posted By JeanSeb
Welcome indeed Thomas. A few questions: has the...

Welcome indeed Thomas. A few questions: has the space freed up by your paring down been cluttered by someone else's stuff yet ? How does your family react when you talk about simple living and how...
Forum: Living Car Free 09-07-13, 01:29 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,537
Posted By JeanSeb
Thank you Roody. I guess it was difficult, but...

Thank you Roody. I guess it was difficult, but it feels so normal now that I can't really recall. Work was much further away than it is now, so I liked the option to have a car in the winter at...
Forum: Living Car Free 09-01-13, 12:33 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,537
Posted By JeanSeb
Nice thread. It brings up members we don't see...

Nice thread. It brings up members we don't see posting very often (including me I guess haha).

Anyway, it's been 1 year and 5 months for me. I drove other peoples' cars a few times only in that...
Forum: Living Car Free 08-10-13, 01:39 AM
Replies: 1,728
Views: 292,391
Posted By JeanSeb
I apologize if this sounds offensive, but this...

I apologize if this sounds offensive, but this seems to be getting way too complicated for a simple living storage solution. I stack my clean clothes on top of my remaining cardboard boxes, doesn't...
Forum: Living Car Free 06-29-13, 08:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 904
Posted By JeanSeb
You should open a third one... ;) But then...

You should open a third one... ;)

But then again, who would want the surge of stress related to running a business. :twitchy:
Forum: Living Car Free 06-02-13, 09:00 PM
Replies: 1,728
Views: 292,391
Posted By JeanSeb
I really enjoyed reading your post, thanks. :) ...

I really enjoyed reading your post, thanks. :) And one thing about the quote above. There are a few items that I keep only because they mean something to someone else, sadly. There's a pocket...
Forum: Living Car Free 05-25-13, 09:35 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 79,652
Posted By JeanSeb
I'm really liking those bikes carfart, classy. :)

I'm really liking those bikes carfart, classy. :)
Forum: Living Car Free 05-16-13, 02:11 AM
Replies: 1,728
Views: 292,391
Posted By JeanSeb
Well, I'm sold ! :lol: These should be...

Well, I'm sold ! :lol:

These should be great when you're done. Have fun with the project. :)
Forum: Living Car Free 05-14-13, 12:14 PM
Replies: 1,728
Views: 292,391
Posted By JeanSeb
Sounds like a good idea. But if you fill it with...

Sounds like a good idea. But if you fill it with heavy objects, wouldn't it end up being really awkward to transport ? Maybe 4 feet long instead of 5 ? I did think about making a trunk for my more...
Forum: Living Car Free 05-12-13, 06:38 AM
Replies: 1,728
Views: 292,391
Posted By JeanSeb
There is something heartwarming and appeasing...

There is something heartwarming and appeasing about this thought, isn't there ? :)

I also moved across the country using the postal service last year: I found it to be cheaper and more convenient...
Forum: Living Car Free 04-28-13, 11:45 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 200,910
Posted By JeanSeb
Well, kind of an announcement and a...

Well, kind of an announcement and a re-reintroduction on my part: I've been car-free for a year yesterday. :)

I must say I'm really enjoying the financial aspect of this: no payments, no cost of...
Forum: Living Car Free 10-21-12, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1,728
Views: 292,391
Posted By JeanSeb
Yes although not actively enough. I haven't...

Yes although not actively enough. I haven't started selling things too much. Bicycles will be tough, I might sell parts instead. :rolleyes:

I'm almost done scanning all my older pictures and...
Forum: Living Car Free 10-05-12, 04:40 PM
Replies: 727
Views: 200,910
Posted By JeanSeb
Welcome to the Car-Free/Car-Lite side of life and...

Welcome to the Car-Free/Car-Lite side of life and congratulations ! :D
Forum: Living Car Free 09-23-12, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1,728
Views: 292,391
Posted By JeanSeb
I feel for you also. It seems that it is pretty...

I feel for you also. It seems that it is pretty much where I stand right now. I've been letting go of pretty much everything lately, although I have trouble getting started selling things. I'm...
Forum: Living Car Free 09-22-12, 08:48 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 200,910
Posted By JeanSeb
Congrats ! :) I was looking at used cars a...

Congrats ! :)

I was looking at used cars a few days ago and I felt some slight disdain. I think I'm cured. :D
Forum: Living Car Free 08-21-12, 11:16 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 79,652
Posted By JeanSeb
Oooo, classic. :thumb:

Oooo, classic. :thumb:
Forum: Living Car Free 08-20-12, 04:26 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 79,652
Posted By JeanSeb
Thank you. :) I made the mudflap out of old...

Thank you. :)

I made the mudflap out of old inner tubes. Does its job perfectly. :D
Forum: Living Car Free 08-16-12, 02:17 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 79,652
Posted By JeanSeb
My do-everything bike. :) 2001 Giant Boulder. ...

My do-everything bike. :) 2001 Giant Boulder.

http://i629.photobucket.com/albums/uu17/jean-seb/Bikes/Boulder08.jpg
Forum: Living Car Free 08-12-12, 11:50 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 79,652
Posted By JeanSeb
Oh I see. That last picture is nice; books...

Oh I see.

That last picture is nice; books on a bike. Perfect. :)
Forum: Living Car Free 08-07-12, 07:45 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,112
Posted By JeanSeb
I actually ride more often in the winter: my pale...

I actually ride more often in the winter: my pale skin can't handle the sun and the heat. :)

When the conditions are awful, most drivers will slow down tremendously making it safer for cyclists.
Forum: Living Car Free 08-07-12, 07:27 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 79,652
Posted By JeanSeb
Nice bikes and welcome ! No fenders on the MTB...

Nice bikes and welcome ! No fenders on the MTB though ?
Forum: Introductions 08-05-12, 11:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 175
Posted By JeanSeb
Welcome to Bike Forums Don. :D

Welcome to Bike Forums Don. :D
Forum: Living Car Free 08-05-12, 11:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,108
Posted By JeanSeb
Do you really have to buy a new one ? Can't you...

Do you really have to buy a new one ? Can't you just upgrade it by adding a belly strap ?

I've had a Kelty Velocity for almost 10 years and after washing it this spring, it still looks like new....
Forum: Living Car Free 07-29-12, 12:02 AM
Replies: 1,728
Views: 292,391
Posted By JeanSeb
My current sleeping "apparatus" consists of a...

My current sleeping "apparatus" consists of a sleeping bag laying on top of a trifolded comforter. If it's warm I sleep on top of the bag, if cold, well... in it.

I've never slept better. :) ...
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