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Susan Hayse is a cycling fanatic and the web manager for Women's Adventure. Catch up with her at pinterest.com/susancycles.
By Susan on April 26, 2013
If you like to sleep with something separating you from the cold, stony ground, the Therm-a-Rest UltraLite Cot is your ticket to comfy slumber.
By Susan on April 12, 2013
Planet Bike has made the already-wonderful Blaze even more wonderful-er with a sleek, slim design, longer run times, and a lower price point. We sent one to our night-riding tester, Paul Meier, and here’s what he had to report.
By Susan on April 9, 2013
If you haven’t tried kale in a smoothie yet, give this a whirl and see what you think.
By Susan on March 25, 2013
Most Southerners wouldn’t be caught dead putting sugar or honey in their cornbread, but this recipe has a little bit from both North and South just like my home state of Kentucky.
By Susan on March 22, 2013
You still have a chance to visit the Living Maya.
By Susan on March 12, 2013
The question isn’t who’s going to let me;
It’s who is going to stop me. – Ayn Rand
By Susan on March 6, 2013
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tunes without the words and never stops at all. – Emily Dickinson
By Susan on February 25, 2013
Here’s a tarted up version of the microwave brownie in a mug, the darling of Pinterest!
By Susan on January 30, 2013
Here’s an absolutely amazing video of Yosemite National Park, shot in June 2012 and directed by one of the park rangers.
By Susan on January 28, 2013
I think that I cannot preserve my health and spirits, unless I spend four hours a day at least sauntering through the woods and over the hills and fields.
By Susan on December 6, 2012
Adventures in baking! These hot sugary cinnamon rolls take 45 minutes from bowl to plate.
By Susan on November 10, 2012
After the hurried pace of summer, you may find that by turning inward you can allow things that no longer serve you—like burdens, bad habits, and negative thoughts—to actually “fall” away.
By Susan on November 5, 2012
At my house, we love chili so much, there’s a pot on the stove every weekend. Vegetarians and meat-eaters alike love this veggie version.
By Susan on October 22, 2012
Two of our staffers put their heads together to come up with this pot pie recipe that can be vegetarian or chicken.
By Susan on October 10, 2012
Replacing iron used in exercise can be a challenge and that’s where lentils come to the rescue. With 6.6mg of iron in every cup, lentils are iron champs!
By Susan on September 6, 2012
Nutcase Bicycle Bells – a fun new addition to your city bike.
By Susan on August 23, 2012
When preparing to climb a mountain – pack a light heart!
By Susan on August 14, 2012
Aim for the Moon. If you miss, you may Hit a Star. ~ W. Clement Stone
By Susan on August 10, 2012
Should you shield the canyons from the windstorms, you would never see the beauty of their carvings. – Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
By Susan on August 7, 2012
This is an absolutely delicious vegan lasagna based on an original recipe from Vegetarian Times.
By Susan on July 30, 2012
Everything in nature invites us constantly to be what we are. – Gretel Ehrlich
By Susan on July 26, 2012
A cozy-fitting glove for female riders who like ample padding.
By Susan on July 25, 2012
Utility without bike-geekiness.
By Susan on April 25, 2012
Need a little “green” break in the middle of your work day? Watch Kevin Gallagher’s 5-minute stop-action video of his 2005 Appalachian Trail through-hike.
By Susan on February 23, 2012
A more chocolate-y version of the old Haystack cookies from childhood.
By Susan on February 10, 2012
Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. ~ John Muir
By Susan on January 16, 2012
If you’re anything like me, you hang on to your outdoor gear and clothes until they’re embarrassingly decrepit, and not just because they’re your favorites.
By Susan on October 10, 2011
We need to give thanks to all the special souls in our lives that let us cry on their shoulders.
By Susan on October 4, 2011
Ah, Autumn! The apples are finally here and this crisp recipe is just the ticket after a long fall hike or ride. It’s super-simple and gluten-free.
By Susan on September 27, 2011
No more freezing, cracked hands on those cold-weather bike rides.
By Susan on September 26, 2011
If you love wearing your slippers, you’ll adore the new collection of inside-outside footwear from Acorn. Cozy, warm and perfect for around-town doings.
By Susan on September 18, 2011
Bontrager’s Commuting Knickers are great for on-the-bike, off-the-bike trips.
By Susan on July 22, 2011
Club Ride’s cycling jerseys are as cute off the bike as they are on.
By Susan on July 14, 2011
A revolutionary saddle shape, perfect for riders who haven’t found that sweet spot yet.
By Susan on June 21, 2011
The Terry FLX saddle line may be the answer to your saddle problems.
By Susan on June 10, 2011
This year the Sugoi RPM 8-panel short is at the top of our essential cycling gear list.
By Susan on June 9, 2011
The dual sport Neko from Trek may be the only bike a brand-new cyclist needs for every riding situation.
By Susan on June 5, 2011
Sweet endings (or beginnings) to your adventures. Here’s a great way to use that single brown-spotted banana in your fruit bowl.
By Susan on June 2, 2011
Protect your hurts and tender bits with JTree’s organic, natural salve