Today when we woke up here in our little house in Michigan my husband had turned 47.  Yes, we both have birthdays in the same week.  It was his day and that meant we could do whatever he wanted.  Well, he wanted to ride but he also wanted me to be able to see a […]


September is nearly over.  It has been a fast paced and busy month, but we have snuck in a few topless rides here and there.  We have seen great sights and I am posting a couple for you below.  The rides have kept the adventures alive since we haven’t taken any since Sloss Furnace.  We […]

Changing directions

You know, I was thinking this morning that when I started this blog it was all about the Sunday adventures the boys and I were taking. Well, unfortunately life has gotten in the way. There have not been very many Sunday adventures lately. I think the last one was Sloss furnace. I do know that […]

Thoughts for a Saturday

“WE DO NEED A RETURN TO INDIVIDUAL INTEGRITY, SELF-RELIANCE, AND OLD-FASHIONED GUMPTION. WE REALLY DO.” ROBERT M. PIRSIG Right now, I’m doing a side job for someone that I know. The only time I have to do the work is at night after I get off work. So, from about 7 o’clock to 10 o’clock […]

Quote for Tuesday

Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you down or criticizes you, just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive. –Leah LaBelle […]

Quote for Today

I read this quote this morning and thought it was worth longer than a passing thought. “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”  -Ralph Waldo Emerson Such true words and never more pertinent than in today’s day and age.  There are wonders within each […]