Carefree: Mountain Biking, Point Reyes

My husband, a teacher, and our son thoroughly enjoying one of their last days of summer break. And, by the way, the first true mountain bike ride for our boy! Bear Valley Trail, Point Reyes National Seashore Photo taken August 19th, 2013 *** WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge:  Carefree

San Francisco East Bay: 10 Great Paved Trails for Stroller Walks, Runs and Kid Bike Rides

The San Francisco East Bay has an abundance of paved trails, all excellent for stroller walks, runs and bike rides with the kids.  Here are ten of my favorites! Nimitz Way, Inspiration Point, Tilden Regional Park:  This was a favorite of ours during our stroller-walking days.  The trail over rolling hills begins at the InspirationContinue reading “San Francisco East Bay: 10 Great Paved Trails for Stroller Walks, Runs and Kid Bike Rides”

Redwood: Kid Bike Ride

A few days ago, we went to Redwood Regional Park for a bike ride with friends from our Nature Time! playgroup.  Super fun! Photos taken March 30th, 2013 Redwood Regional Park, Oakland, California

He Rides, I Run

I started running three years ago in order to keep up with my son.  I wish I were faster!! How do you keep up with your kids? Photo taken January 2nd, 2013 Redwood Regional Park

Cyclo-Cross, Monterey Style

I haven’t written much about my husband so far.  Much of the time, while I’m out and about with our son, my husband is out riding his bike.  At this time of year (September – January), this is how he spends his weekends… racing cyclo-cross.  Yesterday, he raced at Fort Ord in Monterey (CCCX series),Continue reading “Cyclo-Cross, Monterey Style”

Bliss… the BMX Park

When given the option of what to do, 9 times out of 10, my 5-year-old son will ask to go to the local BMX course to ride his bike.  Strangely, I just realized I haven’t written about this yet!!  We’ve been taking him to ride on the course since he was three years old.  AtContinue reading “Bliss… the BMX Park”

Family Time: A Ride in the Redwoods

The highlight of the weekend for my son?  A Sunday afternoon bike ride with his dad…. While my husband and son were riding, I enjoyed a nice, quiet walk through the redwoods.  Lovely…. Location:  Redwood Regional Park, Oakland