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    I'll chime in a little late with my own...

    I'll chime in a little late with my own experience. We have a 1 1/2 year old and did have several good rides this past summer with him in a trailer (the recommendation in the US is to wait until age...
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    It's probably a little late to respond to this,...

    It's probably a little late to respond to this, but I'll chime in on the original question.

    I'm 6 wks post-partum and while I stayed very active during the entire pregnancy (of more than 42 wks in...
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    Thanks so much. I think we're probably going to...

    Thanks so much. I think we're probably going to get the Baby Jogger FIT model and buy the adapter so we can snap the car seat into it. (It turns out it is out of stock at the local store so we'll...
  4. We did a self guided tour through Cycle Italia a...

    We did a self guided tour through Cycle Italia a year and a half ago (in Tuscany) and loved it. They made all the lodging arrangements, transported gear, and gave us a route. Otherwise we were on...
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    Jogging stroller? need buying advice

    I'd love to know what brands/models anyone out there has used/liked/disliked.

    First- I'm only 21 weeks pregnant- we weren't going to worry about the stroller for a while, but then we got a coupon...
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    I had a mountain bike cassette put on my...

    I had a mountain bike cassette put on my crossbike (it has a compact double) and that gives me a great range. (I'm cruising around on dirt roads with it and like the low 1-1 gearing- if you're...
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    I'm winding up hand picking (as I'm processing)-...

    I'm winding up hand picking (as I'm processing)- I'm just afraid I'll miss one and serve up broccoli with worms (spraying makes me a little nervous- organic or not I think some of the organic stuff...
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    Sorry to join in late and miss all the fun. ...

    Sorry to join in late and miss all the fun.

    Does anyone have an effective way of getting the green worms off the broccoli? (Someone told me soak it in salt water, but it doesn't seem to work very...
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    Still muddled...

    I had been leaning toward changing my name, but after posting this thread and talking more with my fiance, I'm starting to lean toward 2 names. (I had assumed he'd be thrilled if I took his name-...
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    Thanks for all your great responses! In a lot...

    Thanks for all your great responses!

    In a lot of ways it kind of comes down to the fact that I want both- I want to keep my name and I want to take his (and when I say I want to keep mine, I mean...
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    Getting married- ? do I change my name

    Looking for various thoughts on this.

    I'm 35, getting married this June. When I was younger I generally thought I'd want to keep my name. Now it doesn't seem to matter as much (I know who I am...
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    I use a hands free leash as well and like it- the...

    I use a hands free leash as well and like it- the one thing to watch for is that if the dog suddenly wants to change direction you get yanked along with him/her (with a hand leash there's always the...
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    I did the run up Whiteface a few years ago and...

    I did the run up Whiteface a few years ago and really enjoyed it! My memory is that the grade is not as steep as that of a lot of the other hillclimbs in the northeast- so while I wouldn't enjoy...
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    Another thought- you can rotate the bars somewhat...

    Another thought- you can rotate the bars somewhat to bring the levers up (this is pretty easy to do yourself- where the stem clamps around the handlebars- you can loosen it, turn the handlebars up,...
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    It sounds like your issue is more with the...

    It sounds like your issue is more with the position of your handlebars, not the position of the shifters on the handlebar (are you comfortable in the drops?- moving the shifters around usually makes...
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    I put a 46-34 and 11-34 on my new bike and love...

    I put a 46-34 and 11-34 on my new bike and love the gearing. I don't race so my needs may be a little different, but I love the wide range this gives me.
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    Update

    Last week I picked up my new Gunnar Crosshairs. So far I love it! I chose the Gunnar because they offer custom geometry at a more reasonable price.

    This bike is basically to replace the 1991...
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    What is it that makes you want to replace the...

    What is it that makes you want to replace the bike you have? Are there things about it that you don't like? If you have the perfect bike for you, don't feel like you need something more expensive. ...
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    Yikes- I'm still hoping to get some biking in yet...

    Yikes- I'm still hoping to get some biking in yet :)

    Attire- my favorite brands would be Craft and Sporthill (the Sporthill pants are a classic). But if I were you- I'd start with using your...
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    Great book! Her book, as well as 'Omnivore's...

    Great book! Her book, as well as 'Omnivore's Dilema' and the localvore movement here in Vermont got me canning, freezing, and dehydrating.

    I filled all our medium sized jars with tomatoes and...
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    I can't comment on the bike, but I like the Mavic...

    I can't comment on the bike, but I like the Mavic Ksyrium Elites (700) that I have on one of my bikes.
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    My current bike is also a 19" Trek 520 (from...

    My current bike is also a 19" Trek 520 (from 1991)- it's a great bike, but again I've gotten rather picky about fit and can tell I'm more stretched out on it than I should be. How is the reach on...
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    Need ideas for new bike

    I'm looking for help finding a cyclocross or touring bike. While I'm not intending to use it for cyclocross- I want something that I can use on dirt roads and is essentially designed like a...
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    I agree- there's something different about the 2...

    I agree- there's something different about the 2 sports- especially when it comes to longer rides/runs. I enjoy running with other people, but have always done most of my running alone and am...
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    Addicted to picking berries

    Be careful- once you start it's hard to stop. I've been going to pick your owns, woods out back, friend's blackberry patch all summer and now have about 40 quarts of strawberries, blueberries,...
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