Lisa has been involved with defensive driving since 1999. She has been active providing important information regarding driving safety and periodic law changes in Texas and the United States. She enjoys driving safely, outdoor activities and hanging with her children.

Dating Auto Warranties

Ever shopped around for auto warranties? You really got to do your homework, new car warranties, extended auto warranties, bumper to bumper or powertrain, not to mention third-party warranties. But which one will keep your car on the road without having to eat mac and cheese or Raman Noodles for dinner? I was thinking in…

Go West Young Man

I was driving into the southwest on my way to Acoma, New Mexico to do a comedy show at the Sky City Casino in 2001. As I made my way into the land of enchantment an eerie essence took over my driving. This strange but familiar highway hypnosis of anticipation to the upcoming show takes…

What Do I Do…

What do I do? I had to ask myself that question as I was meditating one night before bed, OK maybe I was more MEDICATing then “tating”. None the less, I pondered that self-inquiry and if one is not expecting that, it could raise some self-doubt. “What do I do?”- The little voice that my…

To Be Green Or Not To Be Green…

A bill is being introduced, AB 2254 to the California Legislators in November 2010 to legalize, tax and regulate marijuana. 57 percent of the voters who were polled are in favor to legalize it. I think Arnold Schwarzenegger and certain California Lawmakers are on a “mission from God”; It will become law. Marijuana, weed, grass,…

Children of the Sun

[youtube gDW_Hj2K0wo] I think when we stop hating other human beings because of race, sexual orientation and ideology/religion, we will be ready. When we stop following the false idol of currency, killing each other and ourselves, we will be ready! When we stop destroying our planet, the home that was giving to us and all…

Personal Injury Lawyers Must Go to Hell

I was reading about frivolous lawsuits and about the asshole lawyers who clog up the courts with these cases. No wonder there are so many lawyer jokes. (What do you call a hundred lawyers chained to the bottom of the ocean?…A start.) Now if someone has been truly victimized, then may justice and restitution be…

The Meaning of Life

“The meaning of life is to enjoy.” – His Divine Grace Srila Prabhupada Baklava… …that last part of the name makes me hungry for Mexican food! Just kidding, Baklava (Middle Eastern pastry) is not part of his name. Now before I start this blog I just want to say, I have respect and an open…

Mid-life Crises On the Freeway

Next month I turn the big 4-O and I think I had my very first mid-life crisis episode on the way to work. Just seems like yesterday I was 19 and I had the answers to everything. Now that I’m 39 and yes I’m still holding on to my thirty’s damn it!!!!! (CLUE #1 –…

Hell Paso

El Paso, Texas aka The Pass, Hell’s Pass, Hell Paso. This intriguing and mysterious border town is a Mexican oasis nestled in the baron the Chihuahuan Desert. The Pass, as it is appropriately named is one of the top four most unique cities in the United States, in my opinion. Mark Twain’s top four were…