MOTOR PALACE LOOK BACK

We're taking a look back to when we purchased the Motor Palace, the former Jennie's site and some of the progress we've made. Jennie's building One of our first projects was replacing the roof on the old Jennie's Bar building next door.  Water and animals flowed freely and it was forty to fifty years old.  During the..

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PATIENCE and TRIUMPH

Patience is easily ...mistaken for laziness and I've been rightfully accused of both.  A recent personal Triumph was due to about seventeen years of patience. A former employer (Ray) had a 1965 Triumph T120 Bonneville stored in a second story warehouse for twenty plus years. He acquired it from a Jaguar car dealer and collector..

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Who knew La Habra is cool?

I'd never been to La Habra Heights, but Lori found a cool AirBnB cabin so there we were.  La Habra Heights sits on the Orange and LA County border in a semi-rural area surrounded by suburbs for miles--which is actually pretty nice.  There's a good balance between privacy and convenience.  It's really a great place..

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VAGABOND LIFE

How We Live The Vagabond world is a magical place filled with adventure.  Not really but we're having a good time.  I won't bore you with details on every place and haven't thought to take many pictures. So far we've stayed in an overpriced crap hotel in Fullerton, a nice log cabin in Yorba Linda,..

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TACO TRAIL REDUX

Taco Life (Originally posted on our old site. Reconstructed with help from Jay at OLAS CREATIVE and web.archive.org) Taco tracking has its rewards out west and we ended up winning three-for-three on a recent journey. Placentia CA There’s no shortage of great Mexican food in Orange County but for this post I went back to..

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Winslow Week!

Yesterdays Work Winslow Arizona is 16° as I write this but will be in the mid 50s later. The important thing is it's warm inside, I have a working coffee maker, and delicious coffee from Mojo Coffee here in Winslow. Coffee kitchen Where I'm sitting right now with fresh darker paint on walls. Morning sun..

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