See the 2 motorcycle trailers that we’ve used for our dogs. Both are pull-behind trailers. One is a basic luggage trailer for motorcycling that we used when we only had 1 large dog. The other is a motorcycle luggage trailer with air ride suspension that we used for 2 large dogs after we adopted the second one. See how we how we created our own custom dog motorcycle trailer so we could take our dogs on the road with us!
Fun Travel Stuff
Whether you enjoy traveling by plane, train, car, boat, or motorcycle... we've got some really fun travel ideas for you! Here's a sampler: everything you could possibly want to know about amusement parks & roller coasters, getting your baby a passport, first-time camping tips, how to motorcycle with dogs, useful travel accessories, clever tips & unique ideas for traveling alone -- even how to learn a new language!
Our baby was born in the U.S. – which makes him an American Citizen automatically and Canadian Citizen by descent. We’ve already applied for and received his U.S. infant passport. The next step is to apply for our baby’s Canadian Citizenship Certificate to prove his citizenship — which is a document required to acquire his Canadian Passport. Here’s how to complete the Application For Canadian Citizenship Certificate.
Looking for the scariest rides at Disney? I am a lifelong Floridian and Disney ride enthusiast. If you want some thrills, check out these 3 scary Disney rides!
Say what? A female urination device? You’ve got to be kidding! Nope, I’m not. A pee funnel is popular with actresses, brides, and female outdoor enthusiasts. I bet you’ve said, ‘If only I could pee standing up!’ at least once. Try a pee funnel like Jennifer Lawrence did. It’s quicker, easier, and cleaner.
Are you a sucker for fast rides and the G-force that you experience on them? Not me… but my friend is a professional race car driver. Here’s what I’ve learned about gravitational force and its effects on your body. See how many G’s astronauts, roller coaster riders, airplane passengers, race car drivers, fighter pilots, and professional stunt pilots typically sustain. Plus, how to experience weightlessness (or zero gravity) yourself!
Asheville, NC & New England states have the most colorful fall scenery. If you can’t make it there, I’ve got some other GREAT places to visit – at least one is likely to be near you! Here are the next best places to see fall foliage in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Wyoming.
You see utility poles along the road everywhere you go. How much do you know about the everyday utility pole? Is there any difference between an electric pole vs. a telephone pole? What are the wires on a telephone pole for? Impress your friends with these 7 fun utility pole facts!
Solo travel is on the rise — most of us have started a bucket list and we’ve got places to go and people to see! Traveling alone can be super rewarding. Plus it’s easy and safe these days — when you follow a few simple tips. If you’re planning some solo vacations, here are some great websites, apps, and tips to help you get ready.
There are many popular Epcot attractions that no longer exist. Here are 7 that Epcot fans still miss – see what they were like.
I’ve had 3 motorcycles & 3 cameras in the last 4 years. Put 30,000 miles on the bike & 7,500 pictures on the camera a yr. Here’s the best motorcycle camera!
Do you have roller coaster phobia? So did I. Now I’m a roller coaster junkie! Here’s how I got over my fear of roller coasters. Some helpful tips to try.
Think it can’t snow in Florida? Think there’s nothing but gators & mosquitoes in Florida? These are just 2 of the myths about Florida that I’m debunking.
There are some really unique towns with weird names throughout the United States, including one with “no name” at all. Wait until you check these names out!
Need to learn a new language fast? Foreign language books are helpful, but boring. Here are 6 unique ways to learn a language AND have fun at the same time!
Have you heard they’re using metal detectors at theme parks to screen riders boarding roller coasters now? Here’s why I think metal detectors are necessary.
Ever wonder why roller coasters close during cold weather, heavy rains, lightning, and high winds? Here are the scientific answers you’re looking for. I’ve also thrown in some other cool info about the tallest coasters and more facts you probably don’t know about roller coasters!
What’s the tallest roller coaster in the world? The record number of loops on a ride? The faster coaster? These fun roller coaster facts are pretty amazing!
I’ve planned a LOT of trips to theme parks! Visiting an amusement park soon? You’ll appreciate these expert trip planning tips filled with insider info.
I bet you’ll love these 20 little-known facts about the Disney ride “It’s A Small World”. Did you know It’s A Small World didn’t start off at Disneyland? Do you know what the original name of the ride was? I do! Enjoy these great facts and impress all of your friends.
Wondering if claw machine games are rigged or not? (Actually, they are in some places!) Here’s how claw machines work and some some proven tips on how to win at an arcade claw machine. We won a desired plush toy from a claw machine and here’s how we did it.
How much did admission cost when Magic Kingdom opened in 1971? How fast does Space Mountain really go? Find out these Disney fun facts and more here!
Love roller coasters and want to find out a list of some good roller coaster clubs? I’ve done some research of my own as I, too, am wanting to join a roller coaster club. Hang on tight as you check out my short list of the best roller coaster clubs.
Ever heard of a Wild Mouse roller coaster? Here’s the inside scoop on Wildemous, Mad Mouse, Magic Mouse, Rat Run, and Crazy Mouse roller coasters. Plus where you can find a Wild Mouse roller coaster across the U.S.
Enjoy riding roller coasters? Do you know where the best place to sit on a roller coaster is? Is the back seat really better than the front? Keep in mind these roller coaster riding secrets — and more — from a lifelong roller coaster enthusiast!
Here are the most interesting things I learned after spending 3 days behind the scenes with Ford Motor Company during the Detroit Auto Show. My 11 takeaways about the Ford brand and its employees after visiting Ford World Headquarters and NAIAS.