Classics and Cruisers.

Every year, since its beginning in 2001, we have attended the Wyandot Classics and Cruisers cruise-in for my fathers birthday. For awhile we drove our '78 Scottsdale, then, once I convinced him it was time to resurrect it, the '55. To understand a bit about the importance of this particular vehicle to my relationship with …

Hoping For the Best.

I will be the first to tell you that every single stereotypical thing you've ever heard about people in the country driving around aimlessly for fun is true.  I love driving; it's small-town americas pastime. I grew up in a large family full of men who love cars.  Almost every single story my father, or …

Mounds of Metal (Week 4 – Upper Cruise).

Much of my life has revolved around cars.  Many of my memories start in the junkyard and end in the garage.  My dad taught me the proper way to wash a vehicle and I ran crying to my mom the day he forgot to let me ArmorAll the tires.  As a baby my dad would …