Archive for May, 2015

Las Palmeras Mexican Restaurant, Red Deer, Alberta

Las Palmeras Mexican Restaurant, Red Deer, Alberta

A few years ago, a colleague of mine highly recommended Las Palmeras, a Mexican restaurant in Red Deer, Alberta. Now, who’d ever think an eatery in middle Alberta would be the location of anything close to resembling ‘authentic’ Mexican cuisine, especially on the Canadian Prairies. This is just about as […]

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Swissvax Bike Sheen Opaque – Premium wax for matte paint

Swissvax Bike Sheen Opaque – Premium wax for matte paint

I like my motorcycles and cars to be clean.  Over the years, I’ve bought dozens of different brands of waxes and polishes, typically for high gloss paint finishes. But in recent years, matte paint finishes on motorcycles and cars have become popular.  So, how do you ‘wax’ a matte finish?  […]

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Take better motorcycle photos – tips from Revzilla

Take better motorcycle photos – tips from Revzilla

Motorcycles and photography go together like Valentino Rossi and hot laps. U.S.-based motorcycle accessory mail order company offered up some fine tips on taking better motorcycle-related photographs.  These are excellent tips that any photographer can use to help increase the number of ‘good shots’ you get while out and about. […]

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2016 Acura ILX – Review

2016 Acura ILX – Review

A 3-day road trip from Edmonton to Jasper National Park proved to be the perfect opportunity to road test the 2016 Acura ILX. I’ve always liked compact size cars, and my personal history of car ownership should be a good basis of comparison.  (Our current main family car is a […]

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