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Old 10-02-09, 02:49 PM
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Another small breakthrough.

And it doesn't have much to do with performance (or Performance) either. It's not because today was the first day to pack warmer clothes for the way home and hoped I remembered what I wore before when it was wet and 50 out. It wasn't because I managed to get going on time this morning either. Nope, today is the day I decided I would leave a pair of shoes at work. I've got the space and shoes to do that, and now I've got less to drag back and forth.
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shoes at work is a small bit of heaven.
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Shoes at work rock! I have sneakers and loafers at work. And a pair of dress pants. Oh yeah, and some t-shirts for the ride home. And some underwear. Oh, and a dress shirt I haven't worn yet. And 1 pair of socks I've had to wear for 2 days. Hmmmm....not good.

I have to drive 2 days a week so I just take random stuff and keep it in my office. It's kind of getting a little messy. I'd better clean it up.

But it's so fun to ride to work!
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Also an extra sweater or a light fleece jacket. Nice if someone wants to drag you out for lunch on a cool fall day.
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I literally have more clothes at work than I do at home.
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I think I have 4 pairs of various footwear at work, and 3 pairs of pants, 2 jackets, emergency underwear, ( in case i forget )
Ummm, hats? etc.
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Shoes, spare socks and most importantly, underwear. Going commando in scrubs ain't good.

Oh yeah, I also keep a full compliment of toiletries at work. Since I shower there, it didn't make sense to keep hauling that stuff back and forth.
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Once I started leaving shoes at work, I wondered why I hadn't been doing that all along. It's amazing how much space shoes take up in my panniers - for me, it's the difference between being able to pack two days worth of clothes along with my shoes, and being able to pack a whole week's worth of clothes.
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That's what file drawers are made for!
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I have Specialized Tahoes in both brown and black.
They look enough like higher end tennis shoes that I can get away with wearing them at work, so I don't have to change shoes. (They're more comfy than some of my reg shoes too).

Of course, with all the rain we've been getting here, I really should keep a spare pair of shoes and socks in my locker....so I don't have to squish around the library.
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Also an extra sweater or a light fleece jacket. Nice if someone wants to drag you out for lunch on a cool fall day.
I ended up walking 4 blocks to run an errand that day, and wondered if I'd be warm walking then. I hadn't planned on that when I left in the morning, and ended up getting the "you rode today?" query from the friend I went to see. I see that shoes are going to be the beginning of this.
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