Want an inexpensive way to see a NASCAR race at PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY? Well welcome to the cheap seats on RATTLESNAKE HILL!!!! It is one of the best kept secrets in racing. I have always said that Phoenix International Raceway has one of the most beautiful backdrops in racing. Situated in the beautiful Sonoran Desert […]
PIT STOP at PIR: Have every really thought about the importance of the PIT CREW and PIT-STOP? When NASCAR came to Phoenix on March 12th, I was fortunate enough to have access to several Xfinity pit stalls right near the checkered flag. It was very exciting to watch the intense, high-powered pit crew get to […]
My sister and I had a rare Saturday night where we could hang out. So we decided to go get some frozen yogurt. Our favorite shop is a locally owned place called Yoasis. http://theyoasis.com It is family owned and operated by Sue and Brian McHugh and is located back in the Ahwatukee Foothills. […]
The request that brought my minds eye back to a place where I felt hurt, punished, afraid, and less than others in my peer group. Then I realized how I used this time in my life to decide to lift myself up and create more value within myself where others could not shun me away anymore.
Many times I have been asked how I got started in racing. My dad use to race an IMCA’s and from the first time I saw him race I knew that was what I wanted to do. I bugged him so much that he finally took me to South Mountain Park to see […]
Have you ever seen lone white bike on the side of the road? I just had to get a quick word out about sharing the road with cyclists! A few days ago while on my way to the gym I passed an accident involving a driver and a cyclist. It did not look good! I […]
Cassie Gannis is a young, upcoming “Race Car” driver from Arizona with experience in various types of cars, various tracks and a plethora of different racing series and has been successful is each. Apart from racing, Cassie wears many hats; she is a proponent of safe driving and works as a vet technician to fund her racing dreams.
Meet my dog Enzo. He came to me from fellow racing family in California. The poor little guy was the only survivor after his entire family had been hit by a car. He was found all alone by the side of the road. My friend Brandi had posted pictures up on Facebook of this dog […]
I never thought I would be a cat person! Never in a million years! I had fostered kittens. They are very cute and I was so very proud to see them get adopted. But for me, I just preferred dogs. One time an exotic breeder of Bengal Cats found a tiny Polydactyl kitten on her […]
Growing up my family was always about helping rescue animal. We only got our pets from the American Humane Society or the Maricopa Animal Care or Control. Our breed was the Mutt Breed! I always thought that rescue animals made the best pets. While working at Valley West Animal Hospital I got involved in […]