If you sign up, please use my referral code RXMJL so they know I sent you! I’ve been an EagleRider customer for years, renting bikes in cool places including Phoenix, Portland and even way back in 2002 when I rode one-way from Vegas to LA. Recently, they added a membership club where for a monthly […]Read more "Club EagleRider"
Excited for my first article on the Life Lanes site as a #ProgressivePartner – “How to Choose Your First Motorcycle.” I’ve always hoped that this blog would provide helpful info to riders – especially newbies and women – and working with Progressive allows me to reach more people! As a 20+ year rider and buyer […]Read more "How to Choose Your First Motorcycle"
Woah, this is cool! The Wall Street Journal wrote a story about how I got into BMWs, and why I love my R 1200 C (both of them!), especially for camping trips in the mountains. She Rides the BMW Motorcycle That James Bond Made Famous Hello to all my new readers who found me through […]Read more "WSJ: “She Rides the BMW Motorcycle That James Bond Made Famous”"
This is the best helmet I’ve ever owned, and for the price, it better be! My friend Sean has been a modular helmet guy for years, and raved about his Schuberth. I was indifferent to the flip-up design, and harbored concerns about safety – would it come loose on impact? But when my beloved Shoei […]Read more "REVIEW: Schuberth C4 Pro Modular Helmet"
Motorcyclists love to imagine themselves lone wolves, self-sufficient individualists who rely on their wits, skill and toughness to travel the world. Bullsh*t. We live in a society. And with our world community facing a deadly virus, it’s more evident than ever that our actions and lives are interconnected and we rely on each other and […]Read more "TRUST in the age of COVID-19"
NOTE: Due to the global COVID-19 virus pandemic, many of the events below have been postponed or canceled. Please visit the event websites for the latest information and dates. Stay safe, friends! I love moto events with my riding friends! The ride there & back, camping, checking out the beautiful machines, catching some live […]Read more "2020 Event Calendar!"
On a 93-degree day in Atlanta, it’s easy to choose the pool over my bike. But this summer, I pledged to ride more, and that means having the right gear. After an exhaustive online search and multiple try-ons/returns, I found the perfect summer jacket – the Spidi Summer Net Women’s Jacket. Light and airy and the […]Read more "REVIEW: Spidi Summer Net Women’s Jacket"
Sharing an article I enjoyed: “Love and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance,” by Lily Brooks-Dalton, published in the New York Times, 3/4/16. Looking forward to the day when I see my partner’s headlight in my mirror. (illustration by Brian Rea)Read more "Article: “Love and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance”"