Photo: Best Photo

At last! I managed to finish ALL the NaBloPoMo posts for May! Woohoo! Not all the posts were done on time on the day they were supposed to go up, but I persevered in doing them all! The best part was creating new photos and going back to some old ones, reinforcing a lifelong love for photography....more

The Schuberth C3 Modular Motorcycle Helmet, 1 Year and 10,000 Miles Later

I have been wanting a modular flip up helmet for a while now. This was my first choice in that ...more

Rocco's Get Well Page

  Please feel free to leave your well wishes for Rocco and his family.  We will be directing them to this page some...more
Jeff and family You're in my thoughts and prayers, Please let me know if there is anything I can ...more

Imbecile Parade

Exhibit A- an "imbecile."...more

Ride to Jerome, AZ

Being event coordinators for the bike club we belong to, it is exciting to plan and execute the rides we take.  For Chris who belonged to an active bike club in Seattle, it is taking a while for the club in Arizona to match his enthusiasm for riding.  Our goal is to connect with serious riders and travel Arizona the way it was meant to be seen.  Our first ride was to Jerome, Arizona on October 7, 2010.  Out of 137 invites and 80 confirmed riders, 12 bikes showed up for our first ride.  Some of the people we had invited were from ...more


I was born and raised in upstate New York.  I was raised on 62 acres of land and that was surrounded by miles of state land.  I grew up playing Chutes and Ladders, planting a garden, riding horses, hunting with my dad and cooking with my mom.  Staying inside and watching tv was what you did when you were grounded.  Life as a teenager was rich.  Not rich with money, but experience.  I grew up with my brother, Tom,  and together...more

Motorcycle Weekend Road Trip for Coastal Cuisine

Benjamin Daymon's Tastes & Travels A weekend long, motorcycle road trip for coastal cuisine......more

Girls Gone Into the Wild: Women in the Great Outdoors

Benjamin Daymon's Tastes & Travels   "Great Outdoors Month" - Article about women getting out and participating in sports like motorcycle riding, hunting, fishing, etc-- activities that used to be the sole domain of men.        ...more

Is safe for me to ride the MP3 250?

Mystery solved....more


I've started reading Lonely Planet's Cycling France.  This seemed like the closest I would come to the situation of being on my scooter hopefully cluing me in to the roads I would be allowed or safe to use with respect to temperatures.Here is some of what I have learned so far:...more