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Route 66 Day ? : Why This Was One of My Hardest Blogs to Write

In 2010 I led my first group of bikes down Rt 66. It was almost a disaster. We worked everything out but it was hard going for a while. I was struggling to blog during the trip because I didn’t want to share all the problems we were having while they were going on. This particular blog was first published the day before the trip finally took a turn for the better. Continue reading

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That Time I Blew a Tranny Outside of Roswell (this may not be about what you think it’s about)

I’ve just spent a great weekend with my Diva.  Knowing I wouldn’t want to be working on a post during our getaway, I pulled up a very old post from my Live Journal days.  This details my very first serious breakdown on a roadtrip.  It happened after a really fun few days at Roswell during … Continue reading

There is a Madness to My Method

Riding a sidecar gets me a lot of stares and a lot of questions….and a lot of assumptions. People assume that I ride a sidecar because I’m a girl and I’m afraid of falling over. They assume that I wanted a sidecar because it’s more stable and therefore safer. They assume that I ride a … Continue reading

This is How a Team Works

Basic HTML vie  I recently had a bike working on weekend.  I’ve been having some mushy brake issues with the Big Girl since I got her.   We’ve bled the brakes numerous times but the problem never completely went away so we decided to overhaul the front brakes by installing some new spiffy stainless steel cables.  … Continue reading

Who is Sidecar Adventures?

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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