Skip to main content

Mommy Time Monday: Bike Tours for Moms

Image placeholder title

Its been decades since I've owned a bike, and I've been having a blast with the CAAD 9 from Cannondale. My latest adventure was the Tour of Litchfield Hills in NW Connecticut. A fellow Brooklyn mom joined me on the 30-mile course on Sunday and for 2+ hours we climbed hills and talked motherhood, fitness and life.

The scenery was fantastic--rolling hills (did I mention the hills? There were many of them) and stretches of roads that we cycled for miles and miles without seeing a car. Sure a morning ride is always a treat, but this one also had a worthy cause--funding cancer research. A young leukemia survivor was the honorary starter for our event. Her motto during chemotherapy--"Can do it." My sentiments exactly as climbed and climbed (yes, again with the hills) Next year we tackle the 50 miler!

Now here's my pitch for you moms that have been busy shuttling the kids off to camp, organizing craft projects and t-ball games. Have you had your fill of fun? Summer is slipping away. Have you done everything you've wanted? It's not too late to plan a girls night out to see Eat, Pray, Love, sign up for a 5K or bike tour, or plan a girls getaway. Take a moment and savor the sweetness of these last few weeks school will be here before you know it.

Scroll to Continue

Recommended Articles

The Best Eye Cream

Momtrends MVP’s: The Best Eye Cream

If I asked you to detail your daily skin care routine, would eye cream be at the top of your list? Is it on your list at all? If not, it’s probably time to test out a new product or two for your regimen. Don’t worry. Momtrends has you covered with our top picks for the best eye more

Amazon Cyber Monday Beauty Deals

Amazon Cyber Monday Beauty Deals

Its hard to believe the holidays are here! At Momtrends, we love a good deal, and we love to share. Since we know you don't have oodles of time to sift through emails, we did the work for you and put together our list of favorites from Amazon's Cyber Monday Beauty sale. 8 Best more

Skin Perfected with the Le Mieux Ultrasonic Facial Tool

Skin Perfected with the Le Mieux Ultrasonic Facial Tool

No lie – I love a good skincare gadget, but I’m pretty particular about what makes the cut. First and foremost, it has to work. It has to do something for my skin that is worth the time to use the device and the money to buy it in the first place. Second, I really hate products more

Momtrend was not paid for this post.

Related Articles