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My Life in Pictures: Reflecting on Advent, Prepare

Advent is waiting, preparing.  Some of that is quiet and still.  But sometimes preparing is action.  Is movement.  Sometimes the acts of preparation become as joyful as the event itself. It looks like a simple picture.  A man changing a tire.  But it’s more.  It’s Mr. Man at Roll the Bones preparing my bike for … Continue reading

A Little Lost in Translation

  Dear Sidecar Adventures (name changed to protect the guilty), Thank you for your contact! We surely will do custom boots and obviously we ship anywhere in the world. To realize a pair tailor made we need to receive the size evaluation form, which are attached, carefully compiled. If you could send us pictures of … Continue reading

Why is a Raven Like a Writing Desk?

I’ve always been told that my sidecar handles more like an ATV than a motorcycle.  Today I got the chance to find that out for myself.  I’ll cut to the chase and tell you that they are mostly correct.  I remember thinking at one point in the ride that a sidecar is all the fun … Continue reading

I Got My Bike Blessed and Then This Happened

What can I say about today except that it was close to perfect.  The weather was cool enough that I wanted some layers but not so cool that I was uncomfortable.  We checked the radar this morning and saw that bad weather was coming in from the North so we swapped our routes and rode … Continue reading

Dear Jesus, Please Don’t Run Me off the Road Anymore

Today as I was riding to Junction with Mr Man in my sidecar I saw a billboard.  I can’t remember the quote exactly but it was basically “I love you and I’ll make sure you have everything you need .  I love you, Jesus”.  Wow, I thought, I like that.  It’s simple and sweet and … Continue reading

Getting Dirty

It’s the night before the Texas Adventure Ride.  We are packing up the last little things and I am testing out posting with my little tablet.  I’ve been thinking about Dirt and why I love if so much. Let’s all get something clear, I’m very new to dirt.  This is my second big ride involving … Continue reading

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I'm just a Girl with a 1975 BMW R90/6 rigged to a 2006 Ural Retro Sidecar and a 2002 BMW 1150GS rigged to a DMC Sidecar. This is the story of my life on the road, in the garage, in my kitchen, my closet and, on occasion, in my makeup collection. I'm a Femme with a wrench, you have been warned.
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