18 Nov '11, 7pm

Moms: Ditch the Car, Ride a Bike!

Moms: Ditch the Car, Ride a Bike!

The case for why moms should ride bikes is an easy one. Riding a bike is usually faster, cheaper, more convenient, better for you, better for the environment, and more fun. I commute to and from work every day on my bike. I never run into strange transit delays. I never get stuck in traffic. My commute is virtually free, and I arrive at the office feeling energized and alive. I use my bike to get groceries, meet friends, and just to explore. The more I bike and learn about biking, the more impressed I am by the variety of people who ride. You don’t have to be a daredevil messenger bombing through red lights or a lycra-clad roadie with a bike that costs as much as a car and weighs less than a bottle of water. It takes all kinds , as my grandfather used to say.

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/moms-ditch-the-car-ride-...

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