I started roadbiking ( on a mountain bike ) in November and got my first Roadbike in December.A couple of guys who have been riding for years talked me into trying to ride the 100k ( 62.5 miles ) ride on Labor Day. Unfortunately I am still working and cant train/ride as much as these […]
I am not sure if I ever had that happen to me. When we were on our training ride this morning a friend riding behind me stopped me after 10 miles to check out my rear tire wobbling. Turns out one of my spokes broke causing the rear wheel to be unstable. ( left to […]
I am sure I just had bad luck …and will try it again in a different place. Our Friday night dinner group decided to go a local Hibachi Japanese Steak House in McAllen , Tx. The place looked nice from the outside the inside looked a little bit outdated and weirdly arranged, kinda like they […]
When we went out to dinner one night we saw these green parakeets swarm in the parking lot of a shopping area. We went back the next day to take some Pictures. There must have been thousands of them in the trees fountains, roofs of the surrounding building. What an amazing sight to see.
We visited the Farmers Market in McAllen,TX in hope for some fresh local produce but found a stand that sells the best Tamales we ever had. We got 6 with a spinach/mushroom and 6 with a Poblano/corn filling . She also sold cornbread..which was more like corn cake…also best cornbread I ever had Def have to […]
Used to be the McAllen Botanical Garden and must have been unattended for a few years. Its seems that just recently the town started to clean it up and reopened it as a anture center. The good thing is there are already established trails (that could use some better marking) and there are many wildflowers […]
I wish there would be a rating for Museums or a warning of sorts before paying the entrance fee. Not that this was a bad venue but it’s more something for families/ children than for 2 adults. The entrance fee of $7 should have been a hint. They had a nice exhibit including a special […]