Options to Do Good and to Think Deeply This Weekend

If you count Rhythm n Blooms, where many of us will spend the entire weekend, as one event, there are 58 other options for vying for your weekend fun, according to my 10 Day Planner. The tally includes First Friday events downtown – many of which I didn’t learn about in time to include on […]

Can We Talk About Lady Parts?

UT seniors Sasha Reed and Zara Saponja have a different meaning in mind for the phrase they’ve chosen as the name for their new series of bicycle maintenance classes for women. They are on a mission to grow the ranks of women who are confident not only cycling, but also in basic bicycle maintenance and […]

Urban Adventures on a Warm January Weekend (plus Ticket Winners Announced)

I hadn’t intended to write about this, but I always have my camera around and, as it turned out, Urban Woman and I had a great time this past Friday night, Saturday and Sunday. In the midst of it, we kept saying, “Man, this has been so much fun. No way would we be doing […]

Downtown Knoxville to get DreamBikes

DreamBikes, a 501(c)3 formed by Trek Bikes in 2008, is an organization that has “refurbished and returned 10,000 bikes to the community,” while, “providing jobs for over 100 teens.” The organization achieved these accomplishments through two locations: Madison and Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Expanding after eight years, the organization will add stores in three other cities: a […]