To get it all out in the open: fixed-gear bikes, also known as fixies, are a workout (as the physiques of the couple pictured will attest). There’s no coasting—your legs are always moving, even downhill and through turns. How far you travel depends on the efficiency of your stroke and overall fitness. Greater consciousness of your surroundings and route is required. The reward for these physical and mental demands is complete control.
Tillandsia is the largest genus of the Bromeliad family. Commonly known as air plants, this genus boasts more than 500 species native to Central and South America and the southern United States. These intriguing plants require no soil, as they take in nutrients through their leaves.
Style is just one thing to keep in mind for your new ceiling fan. Size and efficiency have their say, too. An undersized fan will fail to make the room comfortable and have to be run more often, using more energy in the process. An oversized fan will also use more energy and cut into the efficiency an Energy Star rating brings to the table.
An interesting Champagne cocktail is an ideal way to celebrate a wide range of occasions. From a special brunch to a party of merit, this cocktail is a festive way to toast a memorable event or bubbling success. Our recipe utilizes all French products, including Champagne, Lillet, a fortified aperitif [...]