Texting while driving is dangerous. We've all heard it many many times and some of you still do it. When Nissan asked if I'd like to participate in their #RedThumb campaign to raise awareness and give people a away to remind themselves not to text while behind the wheel I said "yes!" This is something I feel very passionately about. I have siblings who text while driving and just thinking about what could happen to them, or someone else, makes me sick. I've seen a lot of campaigns to stop texting and driving, but this is my favorite, because it's not just some silly slogan or billboard. It's a
My husband and I had the privilege of attending Ford Motor Company’s 2010 Model Year Drive event where we met several of the engineers who have worked on safety features for the 2010 product line. I was impressed with all kinds of features, but when asked if I’d seen the My Key yet I had to admit, I’d never even heard of it. The engineer quickly got us into a My Key equipped car and showed us how it works.
If you build your emergency kit in advance, when disaster strikes, you are already prepared and know just what to do. You avoid scrambling around and the last-minute panic that often sets in during a disaster. You help keep your family safe and calm during any emergency at home or in an evacuation.
Having to leave your home in an emergency is one thing; having to do so without any previous planning is another. Add in children to that and you could have a nightmare on your hands. You’re probably already thinking about some of the “what-ifs” that could come your way, and hey, we don’t blame you! We’re right there with you, considering all the possibilities and options.
Did you know that summer is one of the top seasons for identity theft? Part of this stems from the theft of electronics people take with them on vacation…