Category Archives: Bike Errands

Errands by Bike plus Active Shopping Thai Style

Trendy clothing shops, the latest desired restaurants and bakeries line 3rd Street in Mid-City LA. There’s always the opportunity to spy a casually coiffed celebrity purchasing coffee or lunching at outdoor seating. Despite this illusion of a covetable locale, looking … Continue reading

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Active Shopping

Even though I’ve worked as a chef, food shopping is right up there with cleaning the toilet. To get through it, I’d invite friends along hoping they’d distract me from the onerous chore and I could get in and out … Continue reading

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That 70’s Show

I’m not a TV watcher, but lately I’ve been watching Columbo and the Sixth Sense, shows from the seventies. I find myself looking at the styles – the clothing, the hair, the makeup – the landscapes, and the skyline of Los … Continue reading

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A mini Ciclavia–The Hollywood Half Marathon

Every street closure is an opportunity to me.  When I run errands while riding my bike I seek them out, watching for warnings about upcoming street closures. Marathons, half marathons, cancer walks and street repairs–all are ripe for street closures. … Continue reading

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