I got out a bit this weekend. My mileage isn’t super high yet, but I’m getting out and getting exercise. On the 26th, I got a night ride in on the bike. We’re trying for a regular Saturday night at … Read the rest “June 26th and 27th funness”
I want to try to have a series of wildlife photo posts, and here’s my first official post in that series.
I captured these photos a few weeks ago. Every year in May and June, I get toads in the … Read the rest “Wildlife Update: Gulf Coast Toad”
I went for a night ride for the first time this summer. It was my wife’s first night ride ever, so we stuck to the easy trail in town. Lanana Creek is a pretty easy option. There’s a good bit … Read the rest “Lanana Creek Trail at Night”
I’ve got a vacation coming up, and I plan on spending a good portion of my time learning some photography. The professional photographer I’ll be learning from suggested I get a few items. I already knew I needed a decent … Read the rest “Photo Gear”
The plums began to ripen a couple weeks ago. My wife and I have been gorging ourselves on fresh plums from the Nacogdoches Farmer’s Market since we first saw them there. Tasty. This week, the peaches started to show up, … Read the rest “It’s fruit season in Texas”
Today is Cancer Survivor Day. I celebrated with a dawn mtb ride with my riding buddy. I tend to not take so many pictures (any pictures) when I ride lately. I’m just too busy riding. I still do record GPS … Read the rest “June 6, 2010 Ride”
After my experiment with inflating standard tires dry on UST rims, it was quickly obvious that I needed a sealant in order to use them tubeless.
I did some searching on homemade tire sealants and I stumbled across the … Read the rest “WSS Open Source Sealant for Tubeless Bike Tires”
I’ve been interested in trying tubeless tires on my mountain bike for a long time. I bought the Mavic CrossTrail UST Disc wheelset for my bike many years ago partly with the idea that I’d eventually try it out. I … Read the rest “A Semi-Ghetto Tubeless Tire Conversion”