The weather must’ve been aware of the calendar, because it got autumn-like — well, what passes for autumn here in Tampa, anyway — all of a sudden.
It was also a nice day to try on the new UV-protective shirt that Anitra got for me:
I try to do a 10K ride as often as I can. I typically manage to do so five times a week on average.
I do this by using it as my podcast/audiobook listening time. I don’t listen via headphones; instead, I clip onto my backpack’s right shoulder strap (you can see the Otterbox clip in the photo above, complete with rubber band backup).
I do groceries on my bike trips, which gives me yet another reason to hop on the bike.
I also benefit from the scenery in Seminole Heights, which is surrounded on three sides by the Hillsborough River (it takes an upside-down U-shaped path through the neighbourhood, going north, then west, then south). There’s a number of pocket parks here, including this one: