Super art

Granted, excitement is mounting in Downtown Atlanta for the Big Game as Super Bowl frenzy descends upon us. But the story closest to my heart is the Super Bowl legacy project that will live beyond the event — the super art featured in the Off the Wall series of new public murals, presented by the…

Coke ain’t it

Unfortunately for the hometown favorite, Coca Cola, the only Coke you’ll be seeing around Downtown Atlanta as we host Super Bowl LIII is this iconic sign on Peachtree Street. Its big blue rival is an official Super Bowl sponsor and has bought up billboards, transit signs, garbage can signage, the works. They’re being pretty shady…

Callan Castle

So this former home of Asa Candler, the businessperson who made his fortune by creating the Coca Cola Company, is on our Bicycle Tours of Atlanta tour in Atlanta’s Inman Park neighborhood. The “Callan Castle” on the gate refers to the small town in Ireland from which Asa Candler’s family hailed. This fact got me…

In perfect harmony

La, la, la. I had the roads practically to myself on Saturday morning in Downtown Atlanta. I got a text from one of my fave riding buddies later that day that Belty (the Eastside Trail part) was unrideable (even in the cold) due to its popularity. This photo is two miles away from that. It…

Lock in your date (updated)

I’m a big fan of just putting stuff out there and trusting the journey, so here goes. I’m donating one free semi-private class for women new or returning to bikes each month throughout May 2018 (after which point, big changes are happening in my life). My fingers are crossed that bikeshare will come to the park…