A List Maker's Life: Think Spring With Me Here...

Friday, January 23, 2009

Think Spring With Me Here...



It all started when I said,
"What a pretty bicycle... I want one just like that."
Bicycle Song by Orbit

So, for my birthday
"I got a bike
You can ride it if you like
It's got a basket [well, actually a baby seat]
A bell that rings
And things to make it look good"
~Bike by Pink Floyd

Now, "life's like a road that [I] travel on...Sometimes I turn my back to the wind...Come ride with me to the distant shore. We won't hesitate, to break down the garden gate. There's not much time left today. Life is a highway, I wanna ride it all night long. If you're going my way, I wanna drive it all night long." Life is a Highway by Rascal Flatts

My new mantra will be
"Bicyclye, Bicycle, Bicycle
I want to ride my bicycle
I want to ride my bicycle
I want to ride my bike
I want to ride my bicycle
I want to ride it where I like"
Bicycle Race by Queen

I might even challenge you to a race, think Chariots of Fire by Vangelis!

Watch out though because "this wheel's on fire, rolling down the road."
The Wheel's on Fire by Bob Dylan

Am I on the "highway to the danger zone?"
Highway to the Danger Zone by Kenny Loggins

I certainly hope not!

Anyway... my "vintage" pink Schwinn bicycle requires a special riding tune to call it's own. I'm taking nominations for the best bike riding beats. Please leave a comment with your suggestions, so I can be sure to download the #1 riding song on my iPod when I test drive my NEW bike!

9 comments:

  1. I searched but I think the Pink Floyd song you referenced fits the very best. Although the Chariots of Fire is an interesting thought! I love your bike, it will be so much fun this summer - stay off the sidewalks world, Katie has her Schwinn!

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  2. How fun! Hope your rides are more frequent this summer. We'll look for you as we are cruisin' with the fam! ~J

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  3. I love this bike! You should post it on Pink Saturday, http://howsweetthesound.typepad.com/ sometime. And I love the dinner at our house picture!

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  4. I love your bike post! That was very entertaining to read! Ooooo and Schwinn too! Very fancy. Cute blog!

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  5. That is so cute! I love it! The only bike song I can think of is the Queen one you already mentioned, and the "No Handlebars" song by Flobots, but that really has nothing to do with biking! :) Enjoy that pink thing...someday this snow will melt and you will be flying down the streets of Tulip Town.

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  6. One more thing...where on earth did you see that bike? I am so envious!

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  7. Most deffinetly Queen is my favorite! Im not going to lie thats one of my favorite songs of all time! I have it on my Ipod!
    <3 Denae

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  8. Leah thinks your bike is so cool!

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