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Day 8. #30daysofbiking

The quest to ride every day in April continues. Today was the first day without fenders.  Short ride, too: From Peoria’s Bushwhacker (on my day off) to Peoria Heights Silver Dollar Saloon, the second destination in the breakfast ride series … Continue reading

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Tikit talk. From hair stylist to wine purveyor and business booster in Defiance, Missouri

When we got back to the car, she said, “Let’s go back to that business that had the wine in Defiance.” Turns out the Grapevine Wine Bistro & Visitor’s Center has wine and more–right there at 2886 South Highway 94, easily accessible from both trail and road. Continue reading

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The Beermosa next time: Bicycling to Delavan’s Harvest Cafe

Took a 24-mile roundtrip from southwest of Tremont, Illinois, to Delavan for breakfast at Libby Mathers’ Harvest Cafe. This is the first time we’ve visited by tandem. No bike rack, but an outstanding view from the table inside to the … Continue reading

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The perfect ride

Clouds. Sixteen miles later: French toast and apple sauce. Fourteen miles later: ice tea and the book Castle, by Marc Morris. Five minutes later: heavy, vertical rain. One minute later: this picture. Four minutes later: trees doing hair flips, puddles … Continue reading

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