Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: KristenGilbert
Showing results 1 to 50 of 111
Search took 0.07 seconds.
09-27-05, 05:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,370
Posted By KristenGilbert

I rode home from work last night in the dark for...

I rode home from work last night in the dark for my very first time. I thought I'd be scared to death because my headlight is only good for letting people know I'm there and not for lighting anything...
09-22-05, 02:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,278
Posted By KristenGilbert

A couple times a week. I date someone with a car...

A couple times a week. I date someone with a car and they prefer to drive. If we go out, he drives us. Also, if I have an appointment I can't ride to or an errand that's farther away, I take public...
09-21-05, 04:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,095
Posted By KristenGilbert

How come you're allowed to say "penis" but when I...

How come you're allowed to say "penis" but when I say "crotch", a moderator deletes it? Seriously, why is that?
09-20-05, 06:08 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,974
Posted By KristenGilbert

In my opinion, one reason to add to the myriad so...

In my opinion, one reason to add to the myriad so far is that many bicyclists I've met are scary. They're so die-hard, you wonder what's wrong with them. Not so much that they're snobs but that they...
09-20-05, 01:47 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 4,194
Posted By KristenGilbert

I'm in Berkeley with a 12 mile roundtrip commute...

I'm in Berkeley with a 12 mile roundtrip commute on my bike. This is a very bike friendly area as well as having decent public transit. I live within walking distance of everything I need to go to...
09-14-05, 03:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 999
Posted By KristenGilbert

I drive once a month or two. Every time, I enjoy...

I drive once a month or two. Every time, I enjoy it and wonder why I totally stopped. But, by the time I'm done, My jaw is tense and I've got a headache. Driving adds so much stress to me.
Forum: Commuting
09-14-05, 03:05 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 6,667
Posted By KristenGilbert

I believe we (men and women) do it for both...

I believe we (men and women) do it for both reasons and many others to boot. People don't sit there and realize all those subconscious thoughts going on under the surface. Many things people do are...
Forum: Commuting
09-14-05, 02:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,127
Posted By KristenGilbert

You may think it's mental but it could be...

You may think it's mental but it could be physical. Maybe your body needs some extra rest.
Forum: Commuting
09-14-05, 11:26 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 6,667
Posted By KristenGilbert

Exactly. People wear things to show off their...

Exactly. People wear things to show off their body for a reason. They feel good about how it looks and like the reactions people give when they recognize how good it looks as well. I have no sympathy...
Forum: Commuting
09-14-05, 08:46 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 6,667
Posted By KristenGilbert

I'm a woman and I'm not uncomfortable with anyone...

I'm a woman and I'm not uncomfortable with anyone behind me. If they want to go faster, they can pass. If they want to go the same pace I am, that's fine.

Just as long as you guys wear those hot,...
Forum: Commuting
09-14-05, 08:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,091
Posted By KristenGilbert

Don't....cover....want....see....[removed by...

Don't....cover....want....see....[removed by moderator] ;)
Forum: Commuting
09-14-05, 08:37 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,394
Posted By KristenGilbert

Instead, announce you're going to pass on the...

Instead, announce you're going to pass on the left and as you pass, look right at them and flash a big smile. A handful of men have done that to me as they pass and I thought it was very cute. THAT...
Forum: Foo
09-14-05, 08:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 701
Posted By KristenGilbert

Ouch! I hope you feel better soon.

Ouch! I hope you feel better soon.
Forum: Commuting
09-13-05, 11:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 841
Posted By KristenGilbert

I'd bet money it's someone you know or a...

I'd bet money it's someone you know or a neighbor. How else would they know what was behind a closed and locked door worth breaking in?
09-13-05, 10:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,144
Posted By KristenGilbert

I haven't even had a social smoke since I started...

I haven't even had a social smoke since I started riding. I like this feeling. :)
09-13-05, 10:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,098
Posted By KristenGilbert

Those pics look familiar, is it south of Gilman?...

Those pics look familiar, is it south of Gilman? I think I ride my bike around there on my way home from work if I want a different route.
09-13-05, 10:04 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,017
Posted By KristenGilbert

Sometimes, you have to be the one person doing it...

Sometimes, you have to be the one person doing it first to inspire others to do it.
09-09-05, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 506
Posted By KristenGilbert

Exactly the same thing, just the SF Bay Area...

Exactly the same thing, just the SF Bay Area version. This company started in 2001.
09-09-05, 01:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 506
Posted By KristenGilbert

You'd rent from hertz/avis/enterprise if you...

You'd rent from hertz/avis/enterprise if you wanted a car for a 24 hour block since they charge by the day. This is if you need a car for a short amount of time, like an hour or two to just run an...
Forum: Commuting
09-08-05, 06:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 800
Posted By KristenGilbert

Bike trails:...

Bike trails: http://www.baytrail.org/maps/South_Bay.pdf
and http://bicycling.511.org/pdf/southbay.pdf

Does this help?
09-08-05, 04:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,598
Posted By KristenGilbert

I'm really lucky that I can use public transit....

I'm really lucky that I can use public transit. The public transit is actually more convenient than riding my bike, but I prefer my bike.
09-08-05, 03:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 506
Posted By KristenGilbert

For CA Bay Area car-free people...

If you're car-free but need a cheap way of borrowing a car for an errand here or there, you should check out this: http://www.citycarshare.org/

I signed up for it and did the orientation last...
Forum: Commuting
09-08-05, 03:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 859
Posted By KristenGilbert

I get $60 a month to ride to work. It's not...

I get $60 a month to ride to work. It's not actually for riding a bike, just not driving to to work. It originally would be spent on parking but since you're not parking, you can apply it to public...
09-07-05, 04:27 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,719
Posted By KristenGilbert

I live in Berkeley and it's very bike friendly...

I live in Berkeley and it's very bike friendly here. I hear SF is great for that as well.
09-02-05, 05:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 673
Posted By KristenGilbert

I've also heard great things about Mike's Bikes...

I've also heard great things about Mike's Bikes but I've never been there.
09-02-05, 05:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 569
Posted By KristenGilbert

That's clever, I never would have thought of...

That's clever, I never would have thought of that! I've just been locking it onto my bag.
Forum: Commuting
09-02-05, 04:22 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 6,491
Posted By KristenGilbert

Forgetting to bring the "nice" shoes. So, I'm...

Forgetting to bring the "nice" shoes. So, I'm walking through the office, in my very professional business woman clothes complete with biking shoes. I got so sick of hearing about it from everyone...
09-02-05, 10:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 673
Posted By KristenGilbert

I have no idea but if you're really worried about...

I have no idea but if you're really worried about it, go check out the used bikes at missing link. I doubt a bike shop will sell stolen bikes. http://www.shopinberkeley.com/m/missinglink/index.php
Forum: Commuting
08-29-05, 02:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 460
Posted By KristenGilbert

Good for you!

Good for you!
08-29-05, 12:21 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,898
Posted By KristenGilbert

I've been TV free since February and it's amazing...

I've been TV free since February and it's amazing how much more time I have to do things, how many more books I've read, and how much more time I spend enjoying outside. Because I don't watch the TV...
Forum: Commuting
08-29-05, 11:08 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,494
Posted By KristenGilbert

They don't pay for it and I don't do anything...

They don't pay for it and I don't do anything that I'm on call. They're just impatient.
08-29-05, 11:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,385
Posted By KristenGilbert

Hooray! Ignore everyone else telling you to lie...

Hooray! Ignore everyone else telling you to lie to her or dump her. They're not in love like we are with our significant others. :love:
08-29-05, 11:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 11,402
Posted By KristenGilbert

I carry a little thing of gel or mousse in my bag...

I carry a little thing of gel or mousse in my bag and spruce up in the bathroom before I walk into the office.
08-28-05, 07:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 689
Posted By KristenGilbert

Thanks, Eve. L. Good to see you on here. ...

Thanks, Eve. L. Good to see you on here.

*Inside joke* I hope your injury from snacky food is healing nicely. ;)
08-26-05, 07:47 PM
Replies: 1,275
Views: 49,385
Posted By KristenGilbert

"That's a MAN, baby!" Dude, she's smoking crack....

"That's a MAN, baby!" Dude, she's smoking crack. Men in tight, shiny clothes showing off their asses and ample crotches. What could possibly be better?
Forum: Commuting
08-26-05, 07:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By KristenGilbert

We should see if anyone can make it a quarter.

We should see if anyone can make it a quarter.
08-26-05, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1,275
Views: 49,385
Posted By KristenGilbert

They have to be men saying that because the women...

They have to be men saying that because the women would think you look hot in them.
Forum: Commuting
08-26-05, 07:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 563
Posted By KristenGilbert

Good for you. You'll get to the point where it'll...

Good for you. You'll get to the point where it'll feel uncomfortable when you don't. My body actually gets achy and stiff if I don't ride into work.
08-26-05, 06:33 PM
Replies: 1,275
Views: 49,385
Posted By KristenGilbert

You're a fed, right? My sister has to carry one...

You're a fed, right? My sister has to carry one with her at all times and I think that's what she carries.
08-26-05, 06:08 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,136
Posted By KristenGilbert

"Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no...

"Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of mankind" - H.G. Wells
Forum: Commuting
08-26-05, 05:49 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,494
Posted By KristenGilbert

Nothing that can't wait until I get to the...

Nothing that can't wait until I get to the office. I just deal with a lot of idiots.
08-26-05, 05:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 846
Posted By KristenGilbert

What did your doctor say?

What did your doctor say?
Forum: Commuting
08-26-05, 05:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,494
Posted By KristenGilbert

Cell phone on a bike?

Do you ever show up at the office with people freaking out they couldn't get ahold of you because they needed to talk to you RIGHT NOW? I make sure my cell phone is packed away so I can enjoy my ride...
08-26-05, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 514
Posted By KristenGilbert

I knew what you were talking about but your name...

I knew what you were talking about but your name is barenakedbiker, so that prompts for a punchline.
08-26-05, 05:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 514
Posted By KristenGilbert

Nekkid? ;)

Nekkid? ;)
08-26-05, 05:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 741
Posted By KristenGilbert

Dude! Indeed! I say the best car-free...

Dude! Indeed!

I say the best car-free vacation is finding a cheap flight to London, Paris or Madrid. I flew to London for $700 round trip earlier this year. You just have to go when no one else...
Forum: Commuting
08-26-05, 04:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 914
Posted By KristenGilbert

"Mid-town mode". That just sounds so damn cool to...

"Mid-town mode". That just sounds so damn cool to me.
08-26-05, 04:52 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,186
Posted By KristenGilbert

The funny part is that those who are friends with...

The funny part is that those who are friends with me love the change in me but those who are related to me hate it. I'm less stressed out, happier and healthier and my friends see that. All my family...
08-26-05, 04:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 514
Posted By KristenGilbert

That's awesome. I see people helping like that...

That's awesome. I see people helping like that here too and it makes me feel good.
08-26-05, 04:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 887
Posted By KristenGilbert

Ditto. I ignored this morning and was surprised...

Ditto. I ignored this morning and was surprised to see it had 9 responses later.
Showing results 1 to 50 of 111
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.