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Kitt, koffee (not), and kurves

We left Tubac and headed towards Arivaca for coffee. It was a bummer; the coffee shop is closed Tues-Thur. Those are nice hours, three days off a week. We sat at an outdoor table and had snacks and water. We continued rolling through the curves until we found ourselves at the foot of Kitt Peak … [Read more...]

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Is that a shit truck I’m following?

We left Oro Valley and headed towards the mountains. Mount Lemon is the highest peak in the range at 9,157 feet. We crossed the mountain a little further south on Redington Road. We winded through the suburbs of East Tucson until sprawl gave way to property with acreage. Soon we found ourselves back … [Read more...]

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Getting back in the saddle

So, two holidays down and one more to go. I sit here in Phoenix, Arizona (eating the best darn avocados) dusting my brain and still playing the one-handed typist game. But the sun is shining!  I'm told it's -4 degrees in Anchorage and there are no words - only a smile. I will be in Phoenix a couple … [Read more...]

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North to Talkeetna – Alaska

Morning chickas...(and chicos), I decided to take a ride north and examine the cold wet roads of Alaska by motorbike. What better way to enjoy Easter than on the road. Jaz and I headed out of Anchorage to Palenville. It actually took a while to negotiate the heavy traffic build-up in this bottle … [Read more...]

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What’s with all the squirrels?

Okay Okay, Many of you have been asking me what my infatuation with squirrels is about. It's time I come clean. I actually really, really hate the vermin. It has been a hate-hate relationship for some time. Squirrels and I go back a long time in our battle to see who can have the last … [Read more...]