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The Broke Girl’s Guide to: Bike Repair

We decided to skip the column on The Broke Girl’s Guide to: Transportation, as it would have consisted of two words: “Walk,” and “bike.” The former is quite self-explanatory, but the latter is a bit more complicated and can become a pricey hobby for the inexperienced. Whether you’re already out riding a rusty set of… Read More »

Keeping Peace on the Streets – Cycling Etiquette

Fresh air on a bike trumps a cramped subway commute any day, particularly when the weather warms and spring fever sets in. The rules of the road, whether for safety or for keeping the peace, apply to everyone, regardless of how many wheels they are riding on. Sadly, road rage isn’t limited to those in… Read More »

Toronto Bike Events to Get you Geared Up for Spring

It’s the time of year when the city gets jazzed for cycling! We’re already marking our calendars with rides to the beaches and park picnics, but before the heat sets in, hit some of these events to tune up your ride and get in the mindset.

Lilly's Lunches launches a downtown bicycle lunch delivery service that's like receiving a home-made sandwich from a good friend

“It’s less like catering, and more like a good friend delivering you a homemade sandwich,” said Lilly’s Lunches owner & operator Elizabeth Callahan at her launch party at The Bellevue last night. The place was packed, and people were reaching around each other from the patio to get at the last remaining Amazing Everything Cookies… Read More »