biking, Creations, Journal, Travel

My first book is published!! It’s here and it’s real!

My first ever book has been self-published in print and 10 copies are lying on the table in my living room. (And it's available on Amazon!)  I paid the UPS guy 11 zlotes for the extra taxes. At 8:24 am today. I am speechless. What an incredible blessing. To be able to take a project,… Continue reading My first book is published!! It’s here and it’s real!

Barcelona, biking, books, Spain

Barcelona TV – Info Polones, interview about the Ride to Read

***Follow this link to watch video (in Polish; subtitled Catalan) Spent a very enjoyable evening with Aneta from Info Polones conducting an interview about the Ride to Read for the local Polish TV spot. Thank you also to our lovely camera ladies for a very enjoyable and artsy evening! A few photos from today...

biking, Health, Urban ecology

Recycling Cycling – a letter

Here to tell you about la Recircula - a very special bike cooperative with which I've personally been involved in, right here in Barcelona, Spain

biking, Health, Journal, Travel

5 Life lessons I’ve learned as a bicycle traveller

This is the 3rd article from 3-part series written for Bicycle Touring Pro Find out just how philosophical bicycle travel can be - and the 5 life lessons I took away from my recent trip across Europe. Full article a sneak-peek: "Travel will always be about the journey within – as we pass through different… Continue reading 5 Life lessons I’ve learned as a bicycle traveller

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Bicycle Touring Pro – check out: “Ride to Read – cycling tales from Europe”

Part of the three-part series of articles I'm writing about the Ride to Read written for Bicycle Touring Pro. full article here a snippet: "There is so much to grasp in a new place: a few phrases in the local language, where and what time you can get food, how to find lodging and a… Continue reading Bicycle Touring Pro – check out: “Ride to Read – cycling tales from Europe”

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Bicycle Touring Pro – check out “Ride to Read – the realities of a cycling fundraiser”

Here, an article I recently wrote for Bicycle Touring Pro about the fundraising aspect of the Ride to Read project, cycling solo across Europe and raising funds for World Literacy Canada. full article here. a snippet: "I was swamped with work and kept wishing that I could split myself into three to get it all… Continue reading Bicycle Touring Pro – check out “Ride to Read – the realities of a cycling fundraiser”

biking, Travel

Ride to Read – I’m taking Europe on bicycle style!

A BICYCLE FUNDRAISER THROUGH EUROPE? Why - that's sweet! On http://www.ridetoread.wordpress.com you can follow my fundraising and biking progress as I cycle through Europe to raise money for World Literacy Canada and their adult literacy and skill programs in India. Expected departure date and place: mid-May 2012 from Madrid, Spain !!