Category Archives: Misc Moto

A Busy Schedule

I think I complained back in October about my busy schedule of motorcycling social events during the week. This week was busier than most. Monday:Rebecca’s first weekly Sugarland Coffee Meet was a hit! Replacing our Monday Night Football for a … Continue reading

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New Gear & One Year on the R1200ST

Just in time for winter….. I decided a few months ago that my FirstGear Hypertex Air Pants weren’t going to cut it for winter. While I don’t expect to see any snow, Texas does get colder than California. After much … Continue reading

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STN on hiatus

One of my favorite internet forums,, is currently down while some long-needed maintenance is performed. No one quite knows how long that is going to take, so activity levels are up at a couple of regional forums as STN … Continue reading

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Personalized plate approved

I just took a quick break from packing to open an envelope from the TexDOT. My application for license plate RKTBNY has been approved and I should be able to pick up the plates from the main Harris County Tax … Continue reading

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Weekend trip to Arkansas!

I’m giddy. I just made hotel reservations in Mena, Arkansas for this Saturday night. Wheeeee! I’m gonna combine the August TWT pie run with some Arkansas & Oklahoma twisties!

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Getting *Legal* and Rear Tire #3

Before work this morning I went up to the Harris County Tax Office in Tomball to get the truck and BMW plated. I was happy to see that there was an actual line to stand in (instead of the voodoo-esque … Continue reading

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Euro Bike Night at Ming’s

My social schedule has been getting rather hectic lately. There’s Monday Night Football (hot waiter watching) at the Fox&Hound pub, Tuesday night TWT meet, Wednesday night “show my face at home”, Thursday night in Katy or Montgomery, and then Friday … Continue reading

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Femmoto 2006

Ok – so after wrestling with the website for days (I’m apparently very dense) I finally managed to get my registration through to attend Femmoto 2006. I’m registered with Bluepoof and Stargzrgrl for the Saturday morning MSF dirt beginners course … Continue reading

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New Helmet! and another TWT Pie Run

Yesterday was yet another TWTexans Pie Run. This one was held in Hutto, TX, just a little NE of Austin. I’ve been wanting to visit Lone Star BMW in Austin for a while, mainly because I’d heard a nasty rumor … Continue reading

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States Visited

Here’s an updated map of states I’ve visited by motorcycle – ie actually RIDING through. And states visited, by car or bike. I don’t count flying over. (to my knowledge – it may be more…mom? dad? create your own visited … Continue reading

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