I plan to ride my bike every day for an hour this summer. At least an hour. Because it’s so beautiful out there. Because I need it to lower my cholesterol. Because it’s summer, and I can.
I just got back from taking these pictures. Can you see the female duck and her husband’s head in front of her? (Like she pushed him in to test the water.) Or, the poppies which look like a field in France? Or, the bench sawn out of a fallen tree just inviting you to sit?
Lest you think I’m able to ride in paradise, I’ll show you this picture taken on my ride, because Illinois? In summer? Equals construction:
And, to alleviate you from any notion you may be entertaining that I am a sports enthusiast, here is a picture of my Chanel sunglasses…
…because I may like riding my bike, but I don’t like looking like a dyke.