Author Archives: Lowrah

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Girls Biking to Work blog

New Minneapolis blog, Girls Biking to Work, is becoming a favorite of mine.  Written by Grease Rag friend Stephanie, the blog is thoughtful and practical about biking, and arriving looking fabulous.  I wouldn’t describe Girls Biking to Work as a “cycle … Continue reading

Posted in Bike Commuting, Friends, Introducing

Happy Bike-versary, Eleonore!

We all start somewhere. ONE YEAR AGO TODAY: I learned how to ride a bike. April 17, 2011. Which really means: I learned how to fly. I guess I should just admit: I’m really damn proud of myself and excited … Continue reading

Posted in Benefit, Events, Friends, Party, Why we bike! | 2 Comments

Grease Rag in the Southwest Journal

Big thanks to Alleen at the Southwest Journal!  She took an interest in the Grease Rag and after coming to an open shop night, we had the opportunity to gab about the ‘Rag at Modern Times a few weeks ago. … Continue reading

Posted in Press- Mentions and Features

How and Why to Advocate (Baby-steps!)

You are a shining example of a cyclist.  You care about your health, your safety on the road, and you care about your bike.  Doesn’t riding your bike feel great?  Do you ever feel the urge to get other people … Continue reading

Posted in Posts from other blogs

BWK- Dana bikes with Quinn and (soon!) Daphne

Our first contributor to “Biking with Kidlets” is Dana DeMaster.  She is a married mom with two kids: Quinn age 3.5, and Daphne age 5 months.  Quinn rides a Strider and is learning to ride his Trek Jet 16.  Dana rides Euterpe, … Continue reading

Posted in Biking with Kidlets

MBC Happy Hour Discussion: Engaging New Cyclists

April 17th, 6-8PM The Republic 7-Corners 221 Cedar Ave. S. I am pleased to announce that Grease Rag will be speaking on a panel with Full Cycle and Cycles for Change about “Engaging New Cyclists,” in a happy hour discussion … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Why we bike! | 4 Comments

Riding with Kidlets- Call for contributors

Hey mamas! We would like to start a new feature called “Riding with Kidlets,” and we need contributions from WTFs that have experience riding with children. We want moms, aunties, caretakers, and others that ride with kids (infants to pre-teens?) to share … Continue reading

Posted in Biking with Kidlets, Blog, Participate | 3 Comments