How Much Should You Pay for Your Next New Car?

When our family car gave up its will to live, we were heartbroken. We loved that car! We were excited about the idea of shopping for another car, but we were also a bit wary because we hadn't been car shopping in so long. We really had no clue what the best approach to buying a new car … [Read more...]

Armor All 10-Piece Gift Pack Just $19.88!

Keep your vehicle looking like new with the highly rated Armor All 10-Piece Ultimate Holiday Gift Pack for just $19.88 at! Shipping is free on orders of $35 or more, otherwise you can choose free in-store pickup if available near you. This gift pack includes these 10 items: Armor … [Read more...]

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Review – Our California Road Trip

My husband and I love to take road trips. Taking a drive is one of the very best ways to see the country. You get to see everything as it passes outside your window and when something catches your eye, you can stop and take a closer look. Last week we were roadtripping in California and the … [Read more...]

Used Car Selling Tips – How to Prepare Your Vehicle for Resale

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company. All opinions are 100% mine. Nationwide provided me with information regarding its blog post. When it comes to buying and selling our possessions, there are few things that are bigger than our cars. While … [Read more...]

DIY Headlight Restoration for Under $30

Headlight restoration is taking an old hazy headlight and making it look like new again. Over time the plastic housing on our headlights turn yellow and it affects the look, safety, and value of the car. This post about DIY Headlight Restoration for Under $30 will give you everything you need to … [Read more...]

Auto Insurance Savings Tips

Auto insurance rates vary widely from state to state. Ohio for instance offers the lowest monthly average at $77, whereas Michigan has the highest at a gasp-inducing $213 a month. You would think in the state where they MAKE cars, the insurance on them wouldn't be so high! But, regardless of the … [Read more...]

Driving the Ford Police Interceptor #GoFurther #ConnectFord

Last week I mentioned that we were headed to Dearborn, MI for the #GoFurther with Ford Trend Conference. I will be back later with more details (and pictures), but in the meantime I wanted to share this video of Mario on the test track driving the Ford Police Interceptor. I also got to drive one too … [Read more...]

Car Body Repairs You Can Do Yourself

When minor traffic accidents occur, car body repairs can get expensive. DIY car repairs are a great way to save money and avoid getting insurance companies involved.  It's true that many repairs will have to be tackled by an expert at an auto body shop, but if you’ve been in a fender bender or have … [Read more...]

Our Day on the Ford Test Track at Forward with Ford

I recently wrote about some of our experiences at the Forward with Ford event, a media program to explore global trends and issues facing consumers now and forward into the future.  What I didn't yet share with you was our last and super-fun day in Dearborn visiting the Ford test track!  Ford … [Read more...]