Road Beans – A Brief (Twisted) Look (Rant) At Road Coffee Over The Years

Over the past 30 years or so, I’ve somewhat noticed how much the taste (as well as cost) of coffee has evolved. From HoJo and donut shop dirty sock water, to the stuff that can be used to peel the paint off of almost anything, I’ll give a little bit of a run-down at how […]

More road trip tips

Road trip season is in full-swing, and with the high cost of fuel right now, it’s not going to be cheap to travel. I’ve come up with 10 (or more) ways you can save money (and some headaches) out on the road, without starving (or feeling funky). So, saddle-up and get ready for the open […]

The Pros And Cons Of Hitchhiking

I’m not sure what the entire history of hitchhiking is, but I’m pretty sure it has evolved over the years. I know things were a lot different 30 years ago, than they are today. Back in 1987, when I first started hitting the road…thumbing my way around the country, it was a lot easier to […]

On The Road

(Photo: Heading towards Death Valley in 2016) I just wanted to do a short post on here to let everyone know I will be hitting the road Saturday March 10th. I’ll be leaving from the San Antonio, Texas area, and heading west. My plans are to head through El Paso, then to Las Cruces. The […]

Music For The Desert Drive

(Photo: somewhere between Baker, Cali and Death Valley) What road trip would be complete without music? Not just any music, but something that will transform the ride through the desert. I’ve been thinking about this for a little while, and came up with a list of some of my personal favorite albums that will fit […]