This pretty thing is my new bike!
I have named her Mitzi, as she’s a Mixte frame.
My summer job is a nice straight shot from our house (fairly flat! with bike lanes!) so Mitzi is going to be my friend getting me to work.
(And if Mitzi and I don’t get along, there’s a bus that runs most of the way to work as well so that I won’t be stranded. Wins for everyone!)
I grew up riding bikes in the desert, so a road bike just seems so dainty to me. Such baby tires!
Now, I just have two important things to do:
1. Get over my fear of riding in traffic
(Bliss is ready to coach me!)