25 Reasons to Ride a Motorcycle

Here are 25 reasons to ride a motorcycle in no particular order. As a female motorcyclist I get asked why I ride rather frequently so I decided to put together a list. Have you ever been asked why you ride? What is your top reason for riding? Check out the list and let me know […]

4 Types of Women That Ride Motorcycles

There are more than four types of women that ride motorcycles! In this post, we are only going to look at four female rider types. All sorts of ladies around the world have been riding motorbikes since they were invented – much to the chagrin of the men in their lives, I’m sure! Motorcycling, like […]

Ride to Work Day 2022

According to the official Ride to Work Day site the yearly event happens the third Monday in June. This year’s annual ride to work day 2022 is Monday, June 20! Ride to Work’s goal is to advocate and support two-wheel transportation such as motorcycles and scooters. They have a wealth of information about riding and […]

What is Pillion?


Maybe you are like me and hadn’t heard the term “pillion” before beginning to ride. What is pillion? The official definition according to online dictionaries for the word pillion is that it is referring to a seat or pad used by a passenger on a horse, bicycle, scooter, or motorcycle. Riding pillion means being the […]

Life after Motorcycling with Some New Wheels!

Okay, it’s not what you think. After selling my motorcycle we decided to invest in a lawn tractor, a Cub Cadet. Meet the new ride! This is sure going to make mowing our 3/4 acre a whole lot easier. Here’s a little clip of my son mowing.  Life After Motorcycling – No helmet needed!  I […]

My Motorcycling Days are Done – Game Over

My motorcycling days are done. As I’ve been reminded several times lately, four out of four neurologist said no more riding. This week I sold my bike a Suzuki 650 V-Strom. Many tears were shed. Thankfully my blog has many of my riding memories! My Motorcycling Days are Done Not sure what is on the […]

Good-bye Faithful Friend & Dog

A couple of weeks ago we had to unexpectedly say good-bye to our faithful friend and dog, Abby. We knew someday it would happen, just not that day! From Puppy to Faithful Friend Our family first met her when my son brought her home at four weeks. A neighbor down the block was giving away […]

At Tim’s Place – Breakfast, lunch and hugs are served!

I haven’t been to, but if you live or are traveling through Albuquerque, NM you’ve got to stop there! Watch this video. Do share if you’ve been there! Tim’s Place UPDATE: Tim’s Place was permanently closed December 2015. It was the only restaurant in the United States that was owned by a person with down […]