23 Jun '11, 11am

More Reasons Women Don't Bike (It's the "C" Word, Not the "E" Word)

More Reasons Women Don't Bike (It's the "C" Word, Not the "E" Word)

When the APBP study asked women what would make them bike more, one quarter of the responses were around themes that APBP grouped together as "convenience." And the top convenience that 22% of those women respondents wanted more of was time, supporting Blue's assertion that women aren't cycling because they are "busy and broke." Following that, the top inconveniences women experienced were weather, distance, terrain (i.e. too many hills!), clothing, mapping tools, and helmets. Of course, the paradox here is with that top concern, time, it's true that biking takes longer, but also that cycling is far cheaper than driving a car (now estimated by the AAA to be $.58 per mile ).If you don't have a bike or the means to haul yourself, your kids, and your stuff, however, you don't even have the option to bike. One of the ways to make biking more convenient for women is the e-bike ...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/06/more-reasons-wome...

Tweets

Driving with #Saudi Women

Driving with #Saudi Women

sg.news.yahoo.com 22 Jun '11, 6am

When Manal al-Sharif, a 32-year-old single mother, called for a June 17 protest with a Facebook page , she was arrested an...

@Lockedeepdown since u wan 2 know it publicly.

audreylim.com 24 Jun '11, 1am

Hi there! I placed it there so that readers can click if they are interested in it, if not they can just skip the entry. M...

Good read - @Xiaxue's post about trust in a rel...

xiaxue.blogspot.com 28 Jun '11, 8pm

Everytime that I'm with my friends without Mike being there, if I call him I often ask suspiciously where he is, what he i...

@JermaineNJM <---this!:D

@JermaineNJM <---this!:D

lovebonito.com 24 Jun '11, 11am

Invest in basic stripes that smarten every outfit! Made of cotton-knit. Fits UK 6 to 10 best. Measurements: 15.5" PTP, 25"...

The Top 5 Drives in Italy (although I'd prefer ...

aluxurytravelblog.com 22 Jun '11, 12pm

Italians are passionate about their driving, and in the country that produces some of the greatest luxury cars, it is clea...

Women in Green Forum #csr

Women in Green Forum #csr

csrwire.com 26 Jun '11, 4pm

(WIGF) will bring together renowned female professionals from the sustainability field to highlight women's impact on the ...

Inside the Ropes at the U.S. Women's Open

Inside the Ropes at the U.S. Women's Open

lpga.com 05 Jul '11, 11pm

That was evident at The Broadmoor's driving range Tuesday afternoon, when the defending U.S. Women's Open champ spent 30 m...

"..then she is probably one of those screwed up needy women who just prefers other women's men." /via @hollyjean69

"..then she is probably one of those screwed up...

hollyjean.sg 01 Jul '11, 6am

A few of my female readers have been asking me over the past week to write about how to deal with "the other woman". First...

Yb ur new avatar rocks! True reasons behind gen...

blog.limkitsiang.com 25 Jun '11, 8am

By Ananish Chaudhuri Jun 25, 2011 | NZHerald The existence of a gender wage gap in the workplace is well documented. Women...

Life Getting Shorter For Women | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: Each generation in the U.S. has lived longer than...

Life Getting Shorter For Women | Care2 Healthy ...

care2.com 24 Jun '11, 10pm

Each generation in the U.S. has lived longer than the one prior to it…eventually that has to change or successive generati...

Former Twitter CEO Evan Williams: 5 reasons domains getting less important

Former Twitter CEO Evan Williams: 5 reasons dom...

fusible.com 23 Jun '11, 8pm

Former Twitter CEO Evan Williams: 5 reasons domains getting less important J.B. | June 23, 2011 | Comments 0 Comments Twee...

Right-wingers bash Gore for wanting women to have access to birth control: via @grist

Right-wingers bash Gore for wanting women to ha...

grist.org 22 Jun '11, 9pm

Al Gore's radical agenda: save babies, educate girls, empower women. Photo: Campus Party Brasil While the mainstream media...

"Art tells stories, and women stories need telling", Lovely note by @TaniaDeRozario, for @Etiquette2011 #SGfeminists

"Art tells stories, and women stories need tell...

aware.org.sg 22 Jun '11, 8am

Women artists have been ignored for far too long, says TANIA DE ROZARIO. The void must be closed because art starts conver...

Betsy King Returns To U.S. Women's Open

Betsy King Returns To U.S. Women's Open

lpga.com 06 Jul '11, 1am

Two-Time Former Open Champ Betsy King Returns To U.S. Women’s Open It was more about preparation than intent. At least tha...