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Forum: Road Cycling
03-25-19, 01:52 PM
Replies: 5,281
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Posted By Ramona_W

Last Friday afternoon, I had arranged a home...

Last Friday afternoon, I had arranged a home visit with a senior. My colleague and I were supposed to be there at 1pm so I parked a few blocks away from the apartment and was hurrying to get there on...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-25-19, 01:35 PM
Replies: 5,281
Views: 81,610
Posted By Ramona_W

Well, crap. I was going to ask him if he had a...

Well, crap. I was going to ask him if he had a pair of those orange and white striped pants the Vols bench-sitters were wearing. I would be too short to not be self-conscious wearing them but a...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-21-19, 02:02 PM
Replies: 5,281
Views: 81,610
Posted By Ramona_W

Just dropped in to say: 1) LoP is definitely...

Just dropped in to say:
1) LoP is definitely his own man especially when it comes to bike accessories and his hair. He doesn't mind being teased about spending more time zhuzhing it than Michael...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-01-19, 06:39 PM
Replies: 5,281
Views: 81,610
Posted By Ramona_W

:bday:

:bday:
Forum: Road Cycling
01-01-19, 06:37 PM
Replies: 5,281
Views: 81,610
Posted By Ramona_W

"It doesn't look like the possibility of the...

"It doesn't look like the possibility of the Huskies coming back in this game is very likely". Well, no. I mean, they are down by 25 points now and it's the third quarter.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-01-19, 06:35 PM
Replies: 5,281
Views: 81,610
Posted By Ramona_W

What is that?

What is that?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-01-19, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5,281
Views: 81,610
Posted By Ramona_W

Once again, we are learning that there is good...

Once again, we are learning that there is good for the Pac-12 and good for everywhere else. #RoseBowl (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=RoseBowl)

At least, there is...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-31-18, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

Happy New Year to those of you who are going to...

Happy New Year to those of you who are going to bed soon or have already left us for some pillow time.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-31-18, 10:42 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I am in the TV room drinking red wine and...

I am in the TV room drinking red wine and listening to Spotify. LoP is in the computer room at the other end of the house presumably playing World of Tanks. My hope is we'll meet somewhere in the...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-31-18, 10:39 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I feel bad for Steve Wilks whom the Cardinals...

I feel bad for Steve Wilks whom the Cardinals fired after not even a whole season. It certainly wasn't his fault the veteran quarterback they spent money on didn't work out and he had to cope with...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-31-18, 10:34 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I have black-eyed peas on the menu for tomorrow...

I have black-eyed peas on the menu for tomorrow but no idea what I'm doing with them. Last time, I did a modified Ethiopian dish and it was good so I may do that again. What are you adding besides...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-31-18, 10:17 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I wish we had the option of two sets of...

I wish we had the option of two sets of broadcasters calling the game. The fellas today had a definite Big 10 bias as evidenced by a comment with 11 minutes left in the 4th quarter that "It looks...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-31-18, 10:08 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

You think Northwestern's coach will jump to the...

You think Northwestern's coach will jump to the pros? I've been reading rumors.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-17-18, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

Has anyone tried the 2016 Winehaven Minnesota...

Has anyone tried the 2016 Winehaven Minnesota Marquette Reserve from Costco? I saw it on the Reverse Wine Snob site when I was looking for a Chianti. I've heard good things about Costco wine -did not...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-17-18, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

LoP is looking for wider tires, but he has mostly...

LoP is looking for wider tires, but he has mostly finished assembling a snow bike. His mother found this highly amusing.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-18, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

My daughter's dad was in law enforcement and...

My daughter's dad was in law enforcement and often worked holidays so, rather than the traditional dinner, we'd eat in a restaurant when his shift was done. Thus, it was years before my daughter...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-18, 03:18 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I can kind of understand - even though I don't...

I can kind of understand - even though I don't condone- cyclists having an attitude towards motorists i.e. You're surrounded by metal and your vehicle weighs thousands of pounds so I have the right...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-18, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I believe there's a double dog ditto in the...

I believe there's a double dog ditto in the sequence somewhere.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-18, 02:47 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I am incredulously watching the Packers' season...

I am incredulously watching the Packers' season be ruined by the Cardinals. Why isn't Green Bay better this year? Why is Arizona beating them? Is it the lack of snow today?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-18, 11:23 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

First of all, thanks for sharing your perspective...

First of all, thanks for sharing your perspective and it was good to finally meet you last week. Second, you must have been having a tall day because I was recently measured at 5'2" and I was wearing...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-11-18, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I am over here LOLing because your profile now...

I am over here LOLing because your profile now says "Bikes: everywhere" and this is true not just because they are in the house and garage but because they are also in two different states. And I...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-11-18, 02:48 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

First of all, Happy Armistice Day/Veterans Day...

First of all, Happy Armistice Day/Veterans Day and thank you for your service!

Second, I watched Emma Pooley's video on setting up a bike for smaller riders and she said she got excellent results...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-22-18, 01:42 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

Up to 46 minutes on the stationary bike. Being...

Up to 46 minutes on the stationary bike. Being clipped in helps a lot. I have to stand on the tippy-toes of one foot to be able to get clipped in so once I'm in there's little incentive to get out...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-18, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I need to actually start riding the stationary...

I need to actually start riding the stationary bike. I could have been riding it all summer while I was too wimpy to go out in the heat or too scared of light-headedness from hot flashes. That room...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-18, 05:00 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

Well, it's odd. I guess I partly took it to learn...

Well, it's odd. I guess I partly took it to learn about how I might change as I get older but I didn't want to learn quite as many frightening things as I did. Also, because I still am not sure what...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-18, 11:47 AM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

Perhaps I am too woke but this is giving me all...

Perhaps I am too woke but this is giving me all kinds of feels. It appears to be fat-shaming and promoting obesity at the same time plus some of the bears have only numbers instead of names which is...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-18, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

Gerontology is the study of aging and especially...

Gerontology is the study of aging and especially how it affects the body and mind. Also, how different people deal with this process and how it is dealt with in our culture as a whole. One of my big...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-18, 10:56 AM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

My doctor ordered bloodwork Tuesday and they left...

My doctor ordered bloodwork Tuesday and they left me a voicemail Wednesday morning saying everything was basically stable but my calcium was up. I was, of course, delighted because they're always...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-18, 10:39 AM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I tried to muster some sad feelings when Stanton...

I tried to muster some sad feelings when Stanton got hit in the head with the ball thrown by that fan. Tried and failed. And I know a lot of it is sour grapes. The Mariners have been so bad for so...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-18, 10:28 AM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I will have to double-check but we know LoP...

I will have to double-check but we know LoP didn't and her searches showed up for the first time yesterday but she has been complaining about bike ads for over a year. Weird...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-18, 01:40 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

After taking these classes and working with...

After taking these classes and working with senior colleagues and clients for the last year and having had elderly parents, I now know far more about the aging process than I wanted to in advance....
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-18, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

And that would make sense if it was my mobile...

And that would make sense if it was my mobile device and my laptop. But LoP is looking at bikes on his desktop PC and she's getting ads for bikes on her desktop PC. Last night or this morning, she...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-18, 01:30 PM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

Yep, that part is an Android/Google timeline...

Yep, that part is an Android/Google timeline thing. You can stop it by turning off your location tracking. I appreciate having mine on when I sit down to fill out my monthly work report because I can...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-18, 11:35 AM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I've done it and it works well in conjunction...

I've done it and it works well in conjunction with one of those decongestants you have to sign for.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-18, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

Just as well in this case.

Just as well in this case.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-18, 11:21 AM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

I have an issue for the more tech savvy...

I have an issue for the more tech savvy Addictionites. For some time now, LoP's mom has been complaining that she keeps getting ads for bike stuff on her computer even though she doesn't look these...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-18, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

So...this happened. ...

So...this happened.

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Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-18, 11:08 AM
Replies: 4,707
Views: 66,598
Posted By Ramona_W

Indigenous Peoples Day

Indigenous Peoples Day
Forum: Road Cycling
08-01-18, 04:24 PM
Replies: 10,774
Views: 137,673
Posted By Ramona_W

I have heard from my occasional stylist that,...

I have heard from my occasional stylist that, once you're over about 40, if you cut your hair above your shoulders it's unlikely to be past them again. I believe that's a biological truth but it's...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-01-18, 01:46 PM
Replies: 10,774
Views: 137,673
Posted By Ramona_W

The college bookstore is out of used copies of...

The college bookstore is out of used copies of the textbook I need for Spanish class. A new copy is $186.75. The tuition for the class is $358. What's wrong with this picture?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-01-18, 01:40 PM
Replies: 10,774
Views: 137,673
Posted By Ramona_W

It's not really the trainer. It's the tracker...

It's not really the trainer. It's the tracker thing that has Bluetooth and talks to your computer to tell it how much you've ridden and how fast and so on. It is hoped that it will eventually...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-24-18, 09:26 PM
Replies: 10,774
Views: 137,673
Posted By Ramona_W

I would like to issue a blanket statement of...

I would like to issue a blanket statement of appreciation for everyone who Stravas their rides to dinner and home or to get beer and Popsicles. It makes me feel a lot better about the small amount of...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-18, 08:50 PM
Replies: 9,366
Views: 202,697
Posted By Ramona_W

Does she ride? Would she like to come out with...

Does she ride? Would she like to come out with the group in the morning?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-18, 07:15 PM
Replies: 9,366
Views: 202,697
Posted By Ramona_W

In an effort to get faster, I have lost three...

In an effort to get faster, I have lost three pounds and we raised my saddle another inch. Still need to get the dongle for the trainer so I can ride indoors in the mornings since monsoon season will...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-18, 05:47 PM
Replies: 9,366
Views: 202,697
Posted By Ramona_W

I found out this afternoon that I received full...

I found out this afternoon that I received full points on my final paper, "A Digital Intervention to Reduce Sexually-Transmitted Infections in Older Adults", and a true 4.0 A in the class....
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-18, 05:41 PM
Replies: 9,366
Views: 202,697
Posted By Ramona_W

I'm so sorry. That really sucks. My dad died a...

I'm so sorry. That really sucks. My dad died a few days before Fathers Day six years ago and we never even got a chance to give him his presents. I wish I had been able to show him blue ribbons I won...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-27-18, 08:19 PM
Replies: 9,366
Views: 202,697
Posted By Ramona_W

Sad.

Sad.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-18, 06:06 PM
Replies: 9,366
Views: 202,697
Posted By Ramona_W

The professor has decided it would be unfair to...

The professor has decided it would be unfair to ask people to turn in their final paper at the end of a three-day weekend so he has now moved the due date to noon on June 2nd. Why didn't he tell us...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-18, 05:55 PM
Replies: 9,366
Views: 202,697
Posted By Ramona_W

I love that whole album. The second one had some...

I love that whole album. The second one had some good bits like the coffee-flavored coffee, the Darth Vader bank, and the kids and the dog and the kids and the VCR but there was so much material like...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-25-18, 07:31 PM
Replies: 9,366
Views: 202,697
Posted By Ramona_W

If I indent the first line of the paragraphs, I...

If I indent the first line of the paragraphs, I don't also have to double-space between them, right? I mean, the whole thing is double-spaced anyway but not extra between them is required. Is that...
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