Mallory Paige and Baylor the Dog Choose Happy

Happiness: It’s Not What You Think It Is.

She looked at me skeptically. Frowned slightly. I could tell she wasn’t on board. She didn’t want to outwardly disagree, but there was no buy in. And that’s when I realized I needed to clarify. Language is a complicated beast after all. And what a certain word means to me …

Operation Moto Dog | Mallory Paige and Baylor the Motorcycle Dog

Into the Unknown

Piloting a submarine taught me that anything is possible. A broken heart showed me that I possessed deep inner wells of strength. Living and touring in an old van gave me new skills (hello VW maintenance!) and the confidence to just give it a shot. Traveling foreign lands solo bolstered …

Baylor the Motorcycle Dog Explores North Carolina | Operation Moto Dog

OMD FAQ

An ever growing list of questions from readers, riders and fans. Have a question for us? Email me at mallory@mallorypaige.com. What is OMD? Operation Moto Dog (OMD) is a cross continent adventure with me, Mallory Paige, Baylor the Dog, and Rufio the motorcycle-sidecar. Initially we were just planning to go …

Mallory Paige discovers Florida secrets | Operation Moto Dog Day 187

Youthful Sense of Possibility | WINTH

* WINTH (Words I Need to Hear) is a series of inspirational thoughts and reflections. A mini-personal manifesto of sorts. My hope is that it will inspire us to get out and live our best life, to be intentionally awesome. Most of all, it’s what I need to hear. A …

Mallory Paige and Baylor the Dog | Operation Moto Dog in the Outer Banks, North Carolina

25 Quotes to Inspire an Intentionally Awesome Life

There’s something reassuring about finding a quote that resonates. A moment when you feel less alone. Because no matter if the author of said quote is long dead, located far, far away, never to be met in real life, you know somewhere, some time, someone out there once felt as …

Mallory Danger Paige | Afraid to Knit

What Were You Afraid of Before?

Before riding a motorcycle-sidecar across North America. Before Danger was my middle name. Before turning strangers into friends and discovering Ecuador on the back of el moto. Before settling in a new town and launching a fresh life. Before giving away everything I owned and living in an old van. …

Baylor the Dog exlplores Georgia

Change & The End of the Beginning

Nearly two years ago I made a commitment to myself – I would not make decisions based on fear or ego. It was a commitment that ultimately changed my life. That took a far fetched dream of motorcycling to Alaska (with my furry best friend of course) from wild idea …

Operation Moto Dog Stuck in the Mud | Day 400

OMD Travelogue | Day 400

Turning onto the dirt road, I pull out my notes. Double check. Okay, we just need to continue on this and stay to the left when it forks, I mumble to myself. Zipping the directions back into the tank bag, I hand Baylor a cookie. Wiggle my right hand back …