Category: Mama’s Lists

What I Drove In 2017: The Good, The Bad, The Tesla

I’m not gonna lie.. I drove A LOT of cars in 2017. I couldn’t possibly tell you about them all. But there were a few that left some pretty strong impressions. So let’s take a look back at my highlight reel: 2017 was the year I officially became a “Jeep Girl” thanks to this Rubicon. It is solely responsible for one of the best days...

Fa, La, La, Bitches! Mama’s Holiday Survival Playlist

This can be a rough time of year. Between the weather, getting ready for the holidays and recovering from the holidays, it can exhausting on every level. When the going gets tough for me, I get in my car, turn up the music and drive. So in the name of peace and joy, here are some of the songs that I’ll be using for automotive...

8 Japanese Classics That’ll Make You A Convert

This past weekend was the Japanese Classics Car Show (JCCS) in Long Beach and man, was it fun. What’s that? You’re not into old Japanese cars? Yeah, I hear that a lot. You dig Land Cruisers, maybe a Z car here and there but the rest just don’t do it for you. It’s for the kids, right? Or maybe the people who don’t know enough...

The 5 Biggest Myths of Car Culture.. Busted

The other day a friend said to me, “I have this photo of a crazy car, but I wasn’t sure if you wanted it.”  Do I want it? Does a dog want a bone? Does a Kardashian want Botox?  Hell yeah I want your photos..all of them!  So I tried a little something. I posted a request on my Facebook page, asking for crazy car...

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6 Builders To Watch From The ICON Party

Listen people, I had a ridiculous weekend.  It was Mother’s Day so I did what any Motorhead Mama should, I went to a bunch of car events. You can take your brunch and stuff it!  The best, of course, was the Go Campaign Fundraiser at ICON 4×4 in Chatsworth. I wrote about the event last year see Dude or Dbag: Jonathan Ward. What’s great about...

5 Cars Freya Is Into & Why You Should Care

This is Freya, my 10 year old daughter: I know what you’re thinking 1) OMG, she’s adorable. Thanks, I know.. 2) This seems like nepotism. You betcha! It’s a great American past time;  I’m just being patriotic. & 3) This doesn’t seem relevant. Not what you expect from a first class automotive journalist like myself.  (insert laugh track)  But listen people, this young lady is our future....