Author Archives: bradmcnamara

Unintended Consequence…I love my daughter!

In 3 weeks of isolation, I’ve learned a lot about being a father, a dad and myself! Continue reading

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A Funny Thing Happened On My Way to Clean Tech….

In 2010 I wrote a research paper to determine the greenhouse gas emission impact of a network of connected farms on urban rooftops and my interest was awakened. 2011 I was feverishly researching the tech, products and systems for commercial … Continue reading

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If a tree falls in the forest…..

You know how the rest goes but the real question becomes. If I don’t post often to carfreebrad, does it really exist? Thanks to the internet, the answer is yes.  With that in mind I wanted to put this post … Continue reading

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Mobile Only Experiment part 2

Years ago in an attempt to take the perceived pressure off of proof reeding my posts here, I decided to abandon my formal writing process. The big change was to only write posts on my phone and focus on the … Continue reading

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SOMETHINGS HAVEN’T CHANGED(MUCH)

It’s been almost 8 years since I was a broke as hell grad student living in a new city who wanted to learn what it’s like to live life “Bike First”. I’ve learned SO much over the years but have … Continue reading

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You’re Gonna’ Wanna’ See This!!!

To put it simply, WATCH & LEARN….why I haven’t been blogging like I’d like to.  Prioritizing changing food forever.

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After 6 Months Off, It’s gotta’ be good! Right?

I wish I could say that I’ve taken the last 6 months to build up a backlog of witty, insightful posts that will blow your mind and leave you changed forever but that would be a HUGE lie! I’ve been … Continue reading

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Am I a better person?

This CarFreeBrad experiment turned lifestyle has been going for somewhere near 5 years and I’ve learned a lot during that time. Now that there’s been enough time, broken bikes, scrapes and experiences under my belt I’ve started to ask myself … Continue reading

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I’M BACK!

Unfortunately, I let my domain lapse for a few weeks and just now have been able to get CarFreeBrad.com back online.  It’s not “in action” yet.  To actually create content is a bit more involved.  But topics that are on … Continue reading

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Stats Don’t Lie, Tough Year! 2014 in review

The WordPress.com helped prepare an annual recap. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 4,300 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 4 … Continue reading

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