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    Gooood morning TE! How sweet to wake up to so...

    Gooood morning TE! How sweet to wake up to so many smiling faces! You've helped a lot, and given me good things to think about. I have wide feet - not AS wide as when I had two huge bunions on the...
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    Keen sandals - preferences?

    Hey guys! Uh, girls, uh...pals! Long time no see. I see you're all still here, it's just me who's the rare visitor. I'm contemplating buying some Keen SPD sandals, because the Shimano sandals that I...
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    I have *not* tried Feverfew. I'm happy with...

    I have *not* tried Feverfew. I'm happy with Butterbur so far.
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    Update

    I took the Bystolic for two months, didn't have a single migraine the whole time. I also took the Butterbur (Petadolex). 5/20 I was hospitalized with a kidney infection, and my blood pressure got...
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    Is there a limit to the number of patches?

    I've patched the front tire on my Marin Larkspur three times in the past year (hazards of city riding). Does anyone know if there's a recommendation about how many patches one tire should have? If...
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    Thanks SouthernBelle - that looks like exactly...

    Thanks SouthernBelle - that looks like exactly what I want, though I am bummed that they no longer have paper subscriptions. I do understand why, it's just that I enjoy holding a magazine much more...
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    Magazine recommendations?

    I would love to find a cycling/adventure/fitness magazine sort of like Outside (which we already get), but aimed at women. Any suggestions? When I was doing triathlons, I loved reading Triathlete...
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    Interestingly enough, it was when I *stopped*...

    Interestingly enough, it was when I *stopped* using contraception that the migraine frequency skyrocketed. I'd been using the NuvaRing for about 10 years, with no breaks, to stop my endometriosis. ...
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    I take Maxalt (a triptan, as is Relpax) when the...

    I take Maxalt (a triptan, as is Relpax) when the migraine comes. If I am not in denial, and take it right away, it stops the pain. The problem is that the migraines were coming so much more...
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    Migraines, beta blockers, and riding

    Anybody else out there taking beta blockers for migraine prevention? When I went off my hormonal contraception in November (which I was taking to control endometriosis - as far as I can tell, I'm in...
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    I learned about this on Facebook and wrote to...

    I learned about this on Facebook and wrote to ESPN to ask if Tony was absolutely certain that car drivers could tell the difference between the cyclists he hates and the midwife riding to work (me)...
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    Crock Pot. Cookbook: Not Your Mother's Slow...

    Crock Pot. Cookbook: Not Your Mother's Slow Cooker Cookbook. It will teach you all the basics of cooking with a crock, and has great recipes.

    Seriously. You can put food in there and let it...
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    Poll: In deepest winter, a girl's thoughts turn to...

    In deepest winter, a girl's thoughts turn to triathlon...TE lured me back in with an email about tri suits and a poll! :rolleyes:

    I've done 4 Olympic and 5 sprint tris. I'm home recovering from...
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    Unbelieveable. I think I might program it just...

    Unbelieveable.

    I think I might program it just to say "BIKE! BIKE!"

    John watched me ride off to work recently on a sunny morning, dressed mostly in brown, and said how quickly it was hard to...
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    Beeyouteeful! :D

    Beeyouteeful! :D
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    OK, I have to ask: 1/15 of a dollar bill? How...

    OK, I have to ask: 1/15 of a dollar bill? How did you quantify that? The wrench is cool.

    I don't know how far my walk to work is. I'm guessing about 4 mi, too. Driving home, listening to the...
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    It's just fun to see how TD developed in the...

    It's just fun to see how TD developed in the beginning. Knot was in a miserable relationship, and then she was free...and now she's happy with Trek...Fish Dr. became Bee Dr....snapdragen was always...
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    For fun, go back and read the early days of TD. ...

    For fun, go back and read the early days of TD. I miss Nanci.
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    Congrats! Enjoy!

    Congrats! Enjoy!
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    This conversation reminded me of a wierd...

    This conversation reminded me of a wierd experience, sort of a reverse pothole. On a bright sunny day, I rode up a little driveway, planning to get onto the sidewalk. Except there was curb between...
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    I think Mr. Spock (our 13 yr old Tibetian...

    I think Mr. Spock (our 13 yr old Tibetian Terrier) would be great with the pant-pant-pant part of labor! Mostly I want him to just hang out in the call room so I can come and hang out with him.

    I...
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    mimi, that's just wierd about the pug. That...

    mimi, that's just wierd about the pug. That said, I think I should be able to take our Tibetian Terrier to work with me. He'd be very soothing, I'm sure. ;)
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    Back in the clips!

    Hey, all,

    We went for a really nice ride through the forest preserves yesterday. Loaded the bikes on the car and drove to the North Branch Trail. Temps were perfect, and the trail not toooo...
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    So cool! (Of course I found the explanation in...

    So cool! (Of course I found the explanation in TD, where all is, eventually, revealed)
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    ya know, neeeeed is such a flexible concept....

    ya know, neeeeed is such a flexible concept....
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