8 Things You Can Do TODAY to Increase your Gas Mileage!

Nobody likes to spend more than they have to on gas. In fact, my husband will often go out of his way to save a few cents per gallon (although I’m not sure the math works out when you take into account the extra time on the road, but I…

4 Cheaper Alternatives to a Factory Installed Car Entertainment System

When we bought our first minivan in 2013, one of the “must-haves” during our search was a built in screen and DVD player. The benefits of having the system already installed were many. For one, the system is designed to work…

Travel Hacking for Families: How I'm Taking My Family of 5 on Vacation for FREE This Year!​

If you know anything about me, you know I love a good deal.
Scratch that. If you know anything about me, you know I love getting things for free. Yeah, free is always better.
I’ve pretty much mastered the art when it comes to toothpaste and shampoo…

10 Tips for Lazy People Who Still Like a Clean Car

I love driving a clean car, but I’m tired people. I don’t always have the time or energy to give my car the full detail it deserves. But no worries, I’ve put together this list of simple tricks for us lazy folks who still appreciate tidiness in at least one…

14 Surprising Household Items You Can Use to Clean Your Car Like a Pro

I love a clean car. But sadly, a clean car does not love me. My miniature passengers may have a little something to do with that. Okay, okay, I might too.

Before going on our summer road trip a few summers ago we got a professional detailing done on our minivan so that we could at least start off on the right foot…

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Kim Shearer
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