Tag Archives: adventure riding

Public Speaking

Last week I did my first ever public speaking event for professionals. The ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) invited me to speak about the challenges of entering the workforce after a prolonged absence. I was able to draw upon my … Continue reading

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How I winterized my bike this year

How I winterized my bike this year 1.  Rode to a motorcycle shop 2. Filled tank with gas 3. Handed over keys 4. Waved goodbye I usually keep my bike going into December, but this year with my current workload … Continue reading

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Skully Helmets – a disappointment

I was very excited when I first learned about the Skully helmet! I remember getting an e-mail from friend of mine with a link to the Skully promo video when they first started raising money with their crowdfunding campaign. I … Continue reading

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No Place Like Out

Top 25 Motorcycle Bloggers You Need To Follow Right Now Check out this blog, I got mentioned. How cool it that!!

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Best Birthday Gift Ever

Never ride faster than your guardian angel can fly! Well, apparently my guardian angel can fly 120 km/hr because that is how fast I was going when I hit a pothole in Colombia that should have sent the bike crashing … Continue reading

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Adventure Travelers meeting

This year I am the host of the Horizons Unlimited Ontario adventures travelers meeting. Some of you may be new to Horizons Unlimited and are wondering what happens at one of the events. Let me try and explain. Take 200 … Continue reading

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HU Ontario 2016

This year I am the host of the Horizons Unlimited Ontario Motorcycle traveller’s event. I had so much fun last year that I couldn’t resist the opportunity to step up and take on a larger role this year. About a … Continue reading

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Another member of the family

Well this post is long overdue. I got another motorcycle last month, just in time to put it in winter storage!! I had been looking for a bike for my wife, something small, light and not too expensive, after all … Continue reading

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Planning for the Iron Butt

I’m not much of a planner. My profession demands that I plan my days, months, quarters and of course year-end, but outside of work I resist it as much as possible. My research into the Iron Butt tells me it … Continue reading

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New Gear

It has been time for new riding gear for a while now. My pants no longer fit me as I’ve managed to keep weight off. My Tourmaster jacket is looking worn, very worn, but it should since it is five … Continue reading

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