Noticed On My Bike Ride

Photos, videos and little stories of the world as seen from the bicycle seat of an Omaha bike commuter, and by other cyclists, wherever you are.
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Noticed on my ride home from work Wednesday: Friendly ROTC students greeted parents at Omaha Central open house. I like the vibe at my daughter’s school.

Noticed on my ride home from work Wednesday: Friendly ROTC students greeted parents at Omaha Central open house. I like the vibe at my daughter’s school.

Noticed on a neighborhood ride Saturday: Hands across the marigolds, sunflowers in bike helmets et al when about 30 cyclists on the Tour de Gardens spun by 32nd & Webster Streets.

Noticed on my ride home from work last night: A flash flood upside; Kids discovered the Bemis Park puddle playground.

Noticed on my ride home from work last night: A flash flood upside; Kids discovered the Bemis Park puddle playground.

Noticed on my ride home from work today: Jays Army & tailgaters prepped for Friday night Futbol @creighton v @stanford

Noticed on my ride home from work: Coasting in style.

Noticed on my ride home from work: Coasting in style.

Noticed on my ride to work today: Can we get some baseball,hot dogs,&apple pie up in here too? I love America! (Notice the cyclist on the Burt Street Bikeway too?)

Noticed on my ride after work today: Neighbor Dave Schinzel freed the rudbeckia & knockout roses from bindweed in a #dundee median garden at Happy Hollow and Dodge.

Noticed on my ride home from work Friday: Good eats, good peeps at Gifford Park Neighborhood Market. Waterlily Lee shared bread slathered with peanut spread she made with basil, cilantro, jalapenos & purslane from a Gifford Park garden; Minne Lusa House picklers Bess Richards, Sharon Olson and Diane Krisor sold home-canned beets, garlic, peaches et al, plus “frog balls.” They said they go to Miller Park at night with flashlights and catch the frogs themselves.

Noticed on my ride home last night: (bhaiku) Hope to beat the rain/Rumble.Crash.Drip.Splatter.Splash./You can’t beat the rain.

Noticed on my ride home last night: (bhaiku) Hope to beat the rain/Rumble.Crash.Drip.Splatter.Splash./You can’t beat the rain.

Noticed on my ride home from work Thursday: Family chilling at First National tower fountains #downtownomaha

Noticed on my ride home from work Thursday: Family chilling at First National tower fountains #downtownomaha

Noticed on my ride to work today (bhaiku): Our flag is still there/Still looking for proof that our/Ideals survive

Noticed on my ride to work today (bhaiku): Our flag is still there/Still looking for proof that our/Ideals survive

Noticed on a ride Saturday night: A striking #midtown apartment entry, 31st & Dodge.

Noticed on a ride Saturday night: A striking #midtown apartment entry, 31st & Dodge.

Noticed on my ride home from work last night: Kids on bikes.

Noticed on my ride home from work last night: Kids on bikes.

Noticed on my ride to work today: (bhaiku) Monday morning came/Quiet despair awakened/The work week begins

Noticed on my ride to work today: (bhaiku) Monday morning came/Quiet despair awakened/The work week begins