What is a Leap Year?


This explanation makes my brain hurt!  😉     Why do some years have an extra leap day and what is it for? Also check out MinutePhysics’ video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=53glKEPzElA

10 places you should visit before you die


I guess it’s kind of sad that I, Leslie have only been to the Milford Sound and Antelope Canyon….I guess we have a lot more traveling to do! 😉 February 17th, 2012 – Written by Kerryn in Holiday Inspiration From great architectural feats to breathtaking natural beauty, the world is full of fascinating places to […]

Triumph Tiger Explorer review


Kevin Ash Paul Barshon, Alessio Barbanti, Patrick Gosling (click on images) HOW do you turn the ABS off on this bike?  Is there a switch or do you have to manually do it?  ANYONE KNOW? Some reviews are just too wordy and this one is no different.  But if you read it you will get […]

2012 Critical Care Conference – Whistler, BC


February 22nd, 2012 (ALL PICS ARE CLICK-ABLE) My continuing story and journey training to learn the part of an organ Donation Specialist which in turn I also will learn to be an In Hospital Organ Donation Coordinator.  Part of the training is networking, traveling to shadow other coordinators and meet colleagues in the industry.  I […]

The Reality Behind TRUST // Klim


We wear KLIM.  WHY?  Watch this video and everything they claim so far we have found to be true.  One thing the video forgot to say is how great their customer service is, how great the warranty is on their gear and how great their gear lasts.  Waterproofness and durability are two things we were […]

Lake Tahoe Adventure Motorcycle Ride & Rendezvous – August 23rd – 26th 2012


Lake Tahoe Adventure Motorcycle Ride & Rendezvous web site CLICK HERE This sounds like GREAT fun!  Beautiful location too! If you are planning on going to this even maybe leave a comment…we would love to know…we are thinking about it!

Japan Earthquake: Before and After


In just over two weeks, Japan will be observing the one-year anniversary of the disastrous magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami that struck its east coast in March of 2011. The destruction was unprecedented and the loss of life and property were staggering — more than 15,800 are confirmed dead, with another 3,300 still listed as […]

Buyer’s guide for Harley-Davidson


Harley Davidson the master at marketing old technology into bikes many LOVE to buy over and over again.  We owned Harley’s for a really short time.  Impulse buys that we regret because of the amount of $$ we lost but hey you only live once.  This type of bike is not for us at this […]

Buyer’s guide for KTM


I LOVE dirt bikes and KTM sure makes nice ones! Click on the pics! 2012 Bikes 2012 KTM 150 SX/125 SX A two-stroke motocross racebike for the Lites class, available with either a 144cc or 124cc engine. 2012 KTM 150 XC A two-stroke off-road racebike with a 144cc engine.

Buyer’s guide for BMW


BMW makes “sexy” looking bikes…from a grrls perspective  😉 Click on the pics! 2012 Bikes 2012 BMW C600 Sport A twin-cylinder maxi-scooter with “flexible” underseat storage. 2012 BMW C650GT A travel-friendly maxi-scooter equipped with a twin-cylinder engine and ABS.

Buyer’s guide for Triumph


I don’t know is it just me but should Triumph just do away with the Tiger 1050???? 2012 Bikes 2012 Triumph America British custom in the American style, with 865cc Twin power. 2012 Triumph Bonneville T100/T100 Steve McQueen Edition An 865cc retro-standard Twin, including a special edition named in honor of the late Steve McQueen.

BMW R1200GS vs. KTM 990 Adventure vs. Yamaha Super Tenere – Comparison Test


CYCLE WORLD CLAIMS THE YAMAHA TENERE THE WINNER?  FOR THOSE WHO RIDE THE BIG ADV BIKES DO YOU AGREE?  WE ARE STILL IN THE 800CC BIKES SO WE REALLY DO NOT KNOW. February 7, 2012 By Marc Cook A new player in the big-bore adventure-touring segment makes things interesting.

Shoei Neotec Helmet


Video at the end of the post.  Any thoughts on modular helmets?  I like this new Neotec as I wear Shoei and the sun visor is a nice addition.  Modular design: 360-degree Pivot Locking System employs stainless steel jaws that wrap around stainless steel pegs, securing the EPS-lined chinbar in the down position. Large, front-of-helmet […]

Utah Backcountry Discovery Route (UTBDR) Extended Trailer


This is a really good trailer to watch and see some of the back country of UTAH.  Especially good for those who read this BLOG from outside North America.  One thing missing from this video is a female ADV rider….HINT!!!!!!  😉  Love their KLIM suits, Touratech seems to be a sponsor of everything as well […]

Be Warned!


JUST THING TO LIGHTEN UP THE MOOD AFTER MY LAST POST ABOUT ORGAN DONATION! This Gallery Is Not For Those Who Can’t Handle A Monstrous Amount Of Cuteness: 40 Pictures Of Puppy Dogs