A long, long time ago…

…someone told me that just because you can fit everything in your panniers doesn’t mean you should put everything in your panniers.

I don't need this 800px

Wheel full 70px Still sounds like good advice to me.  Wish I was following it.

Wheel full 70pxFine tuning the load is still in progress.  Fortunately it’s a bit cooler here today.  I’ll let you know when I get started.

I don’t want to scare the horses

Wheel full 70px I won’t post a picture of my fat stomach here directly, but if you want to see what I am working on while riding, go to the link at the bottom of this post.

Wheel full 70px You have been warned, though.  IT AIN’T PRETTY.  I don’t like having a body like Jabba the Hutt.  That said, I am not into fat shaming.  If someone is obese and he or she is OK with that, then I’m OK with that too.  I don’t want to be obese any more, but I’m not claiming that the way I live my life should be a model for anyone else.

Wheel full 70px I will post an “after” pic at the end of the ride.

Wheel full 70px Here it is [linkie].