Tag Archives: Windsor Road

Sunday 11 June 2017. To Philo, Center of the Universe, and Back

It was 66 degrees F under a cloudless sky at 5:50 this morning as I rode Rhododendron south on Race Street. It sounded so calm outside, but the phone weather ap said there was a 9 mph south wind. Have … Continue reading

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Saturday 3 June 2017. Greeting the Early Sun and Catching the Abundance of Spiderwort and Penstemon

It was 67 degrees F under mostly clear, mostly calm skies at 5:17 this morning as I wheeled Rhododendron down the driveway and toward South Race Street. Was determined to be present to receive the gift of additional daylight and … Continue reading

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Saturday 27 May 2017. Out Yankee Ridge Road via Lush Meadowbrook

It was 64 degrees F at 6:20 under cloudy skies this morning as I got Rhododendron the road bike out for a long-awaited spin! The nice people at Neutral Cycle put the pedal crank back into is working position, replaced … Continue reading

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Friday 7 April 2017. Colder and Windier Than Expected

This morning, the seventh of 30 Days of Biking, at 6:50, it was 35 degrees F under clear (at last!) skies. Was psyched to get back (at least closer) to a daily bike ride! Checked the wind speed and direction … Continue reading

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Sunday 2 April 2017. Cherry Blossoms Plus a Nice Ride

It was 43 degrees F under mostly cloudy skies at 6:45 this morning as I headed out on Rhododendron on this second day of 30 Days of Biking Noticed yesterday that the cherry blossoms at Japan House seemed to be … Continue reading

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Sunday 17 July 2016. Lots of Big Corn and a Peek at Bondville

This morning at 6:10, after succumbing to the urge to do a little modified Surya Namaskar in the wet grass of my back yard (echoes of Yoga in the Park), rolled Rhododendron out of the garage and headed south toward … Continue reading

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Sunday 30 May 2016. Ten Miles Out West Windsor Road

This morning at 6:10 it was 63 degrees F under mostly cloudy but clearing skies. Didn’t have much of a plan, because, frankly, I’m getting behind in my blog posts! But it was a a holiday and the weather was … Continue reading

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Thursday 13 August 2015. West on Windsor 

It was 66 degrees F at 6:35 this morning and mostly clear.  Ah, so much is going on these days! Had a particularly great need for another long ride, as continuous as possible, so chose Windsor Road to the west.  … Continue reading

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Sunday 3 May 2015. Some Miles to the West

The robins were up and tweeting madly at 4:30 this morning, but I didn’t make it out of the house until 6:05. Just tired and slow. It was 61 degrees F and partly cloudy, especially near the eastern horizon, where … Continue reading

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Saturday 2 May 2015. Shooting Stars and Jacob’s Ladder, Continued

It was 4:30 pm, 77 degrees F, and partly sunny, the streets of Urbana quiet for this time of day. Had just finished a good yoga practice, which I did instead teaching the class scheduled for that time. Could have … Continue reading

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