30 Days of Biking, Northwoods Style
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30 Days of Biking, Northwoods Style

Back in August, I scrapped my car and challenged myself to explore what it would be like to walk and cycle everywhere. Going car-free has been something I’ve been longing to do for a long time, for various sustainability, environmental, and “hey, let’s use these things called legs some more!”- type reasons. Granted, it seemed … Continue reading

Northwoods Spotlight: Fat Bike Birkie 2014
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Northwoods Spotlight: Fat Bike Birkie 2014

The Fat Bike Birkie is now officially one of my favorite annual Northwoods events. Here’s the thing: Fat Bikers are just straight up cool. And we all know that the majority of people competing in races like Fat Tire and American Birkebeiner are doing it to have fun, but with the racers in the Fat … Continue reading

Northwoods Spotlight: Birkie Weekend 2014
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Northwoods Spotlight: Birkie Weekend 2014

I know I’m a little/ridiculously late with this posting, but we had so many fun photos from the weekend that I couldn’t *not* post a little GftN rundown on Birkie. The week(end) started off with the annual covering of Main Street:  this magnificent shot by our girl Meg… (And yes, you can totally buy a … Continue reading

BIRKIE FEVA.
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BIRKIE FEVA.

IT’S BIRKIE WEEK! For some of us, Birkie Week is the best (and busiest) week of the year. It’s that beautiful time when Hayward and Cable turn into veritable ski towns, complete with throngs of visitors, tons of parties, and the world’s attention. I freaking love Birkie Week. To me, it’s the spirit of it: … Continue reading

Girl from the Northwoods Plans Your Valentine’s Day: Amber
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Girl from the Northwoods Plans Your Valentine’s Day: Amber

As you’ve probably already caught on, for the week of Valentine’s Day, I thought it would be fun to have Melissa and Meg join me in writing up our own personal ideas for Valentine’s Day. We’re a diverse group of girls: Melissa is athletic, Meg is hip, and I’m…single. Ain’t no thang. Being the decidedly … Continue reading