Santorini

After close to 48 hours being up I was finding it hard to string sentences together and still be socialable at the official Stampin’ Up! welcome function. I think we are much better off flying in the day before and getting a decent sleep in a real bed beforehand. In the end we flaked at…

The Continuing Adventures of the Handbag

I’m sure there are down sides to being the handbag … but I can’t think of any right now. After another big year for Deb we are once again very fortunate to be able to traveling to far off lands to have amazing adventures while having the opportunity to explore, relax and hang out with…

Enjoying the Sunshine

After being cooped up inside for the past couple of weeks feeling crook it was nice to escape and get out and enjoy the sunshine.  The calendar says that winter started on Saturday, and the sun was out.  I’m outta here.! Today there was no real plan.  Just a ride in the sunshine. Okay the…

Lighting up the SV

With the handling of the little SV now transformed with sparkling new Wilbers suspension, it’s time to look at the next thing to fix / upgrade.

Emma has always complained about the lack lustre light on her SV.  Early on we upgraded the globe to a +100 H4 globe.  However, even with the better globe – it’s still pretty ordinary.

Just Going For A Ride

Walking out the door at 3:15 last Saturday morning I briefly thought about grabbing my electric vest but as it was going to be a minimum of 2 degrees C it shouldn’t be too bad.

For the next hour and a half the temp hovered between 0 and 3 degrees. Maybe I should have grabbed that vest.

Dad to the Rescue

A month ago I got a call from Emma on the way home from work … “dad my bike made a funny noise and now it doesn’t feel right and there is a banging noise”.  Upon inspection it was pretty clear what had happened – the bottom mount of the rear shock had sheared off!  This left the bike to just bounce along on the spring.  Certainly not ideal.!