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Old 03-26-09, 07:43 AM
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change in your life?

So what's the most significant change in your life since joining BF's?

Mine would have to be at work where I went from a cubicle to 4 actual walls, which came with a few extra perks. Oh yeah, and I have 3 more bikes than when I joined BF's
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Actually I paid more attention to my "dark side" and am much more interested in off-roading - and so I'm more involved with that bike club versus my roadie/touring club - and am now getting more involved in trail advocacy (having a hell of a time with the hikers here who, at a public meeting between the city, outlying towns and the parks commission have come out verbally stated they shall not hike on a trail that may contain a mountain bicycle - even though it was the one mtb group that built - illegal until now - trails on an 83 acre parcel of land - and now they want us off ... not even share, just off) as well as trail building.
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riding more.

not sure how much that is due to BF, tho.
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Old 03-26-09, 08:39 AM
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Actually I paid more attention to my "dark side" and am much more interested in off-roading - and so I'm more involved with that bike club versus my roadie/touring club - and am now getting more involved in trail advocacy (having a hell of a time with the hikers here who, at a public meeting between the city, outlying towns and the parks commission have come out verbally stated they shall not hike on a trail that may contain a mountain bicycle - even though it was the one mtb group that built - illegal until now - trails on an 83 acre parcel of land - and now they want us off ... not even share, just off) as well as trail building.
Sound's like a nude protest ride is in order
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I moved half way across the country...
because BF told me it was a good idea?
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I moved ALL THE WAY across the country.

Then brought my girlfriend over and married her.
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My oldest daughter got married and moved away, my youngest is on her way to self sufficiency. (solo) change in my life? BIG TIME! I love my children so very much, my best friends they are, makes my heart hurt, makes me very very sad.
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I moved half way across the country...
because BF told me it was a good idea?
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several...lost over 50# and still working on another 15-20#, separated/divorced, grandson born last week.
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several...lost over 50# and still working on another 15-20#, separated/divorced, grandson born last week.
Congrats! I must have missed that announcement.
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My oldest daughter got married and moved away, my youngest is on her way to self sufficiency. (solo) change in my life? BIG TIME! I love my children so very much, my best friends they are, makes my heart hurt, makes me very very sad.
That sucks! Must be a tough transition period in a person's life. The good (or bad) news is that you'll likely have grandkids staying over soon.
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The good (or bad) news is that you'll likely have grandkids staying over soon.
Unless you have kids like me and my wife who laugh at you when you mention anything about giving them grand kids. Nope...ain't gonna happen. And at ages 38 and 41, we aren't likely to change our minds.
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ummm...yeah.......can't exactly talk about it.
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