Motorhead Mama Blog

Test Drive Tuesday: Volvo V60 CC, Cue The Viagra!

I’m a busy woman. So I have a tendency to worry.. a lot. One of the things I worry about the most is my aging mother. And although we are very close, there are three topics of discussion which are strictly off limits: 1) her dying 2) her driving & 3) her sex life I’m pretty sure that all of the above are happening, one...

Bumper Stickers: You Shouldn’t Have

Generally, I’m a huge fan of bumper stickers. Even if they express someone’s irrational or upsetting political views, they’re still cool with me. At least they have an opinion. Plus, learning a little more about the driver helps me to plan which way to point my vehicle in the event of a massive pile up. However, I’ve recently observed a few stickers that while perhaps...

Panic In Detroit: 10 Signs Of The Apocalypse At NAIAS

I just returned from attending the 2015 North American International Auto Show and I’m freaking out. The reason for my panic is because, at the show, there were multiple signs that the end of days is near. So kiss your kids, your creature comforts and your 401k goodbye because if Detroit is correct, the apocalypse is upon us. Here are the Top 10 signs: #10....

Freak Of The Week: Something’s Fishy

Something’s Fishy & it’s certainly my Freak of the Week. I think activists are great. In the hippie town that I call home, there are roadside war protesters every Friday night– rain or shine. Their dedication and conviction is nothing short of admirable. But some people tend to get carried away. Like the kind whose parents give them a Mercury Sable station wagon and they...

The Motorhead Guide To Lake Tahoe

This year, I spent the holiday season in stunning Lake Tahoe. Because everybody knows, there’s nothing more exciting than your baby’s first snowfall: I figure my East Coast roots make me smart enough to drive well in the white stuff & I’m now California enough to know I can still look awesome doing so. But nothing could prepare me for this: The roads of Lake...