All Blog Posts Tagged 'car' (38)

Things I've Learned This Week

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** Snowblowers are the roosters of my neighborhood.

** Joe…

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Added by Jennifer Marshall on February 7, 2014 at 8:07pm — No Comments

7 Winter Essential Items to Keep Your Family Safe During Winter Holiday Trips

Are you planning on traveling this Christmas?  If so, you should make emergency plans in case of inclement weather derail your best laid out plan.  Winter storms can make traveling dangerous especially in…

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Added by Christy Garrett on December 7, 2013 at 9:27pm — No Comments

Things I've Learned This Week

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** It's not a road trip in our family unless it ends with a souvenir bag of puke.

** Thanksgiving without a nap is like Christmas without a Santa.

** You never…

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Added by Jennifer Marshall on November 29, 2013 at 11:33am — No Comments

Car seat safety: When to face forward

I remember the day we changed my son's car seat to a forward-facing position: It was on his first birthday and he had reached the seat's height and weight limit (we actually got him a new seat and installed it on his birthday). He was so excited to see out the front windshield, and as we drove around, I could see him straining to see more of the road.…

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Added by Lauren Markman on October 18, 2013 at 6:50am — No Comments

The Antique Car Show Snafoo

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We all know by now that stupid situations are drawn to me like white on rice.  I honestly don't seek them out.  They just somehow always find me.  And this probably explains why my 2012 SUV accidentally found its way into an antique auto show over this past weekend.  Only me, right??!…

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Added by Jennifer Marshall on October 17, 2013 at 10:35am — No Comments

Our 10 Favorite Cheap Items for Organizing the Car!

laundrybasket - organizer 1. Laundry Baskets – When we saw this idea, we thought it was brilliant! Keep one or two laundry baskets in the trunk of your car. We are sure you can find multiple uses for them, but the use that we were really excited about was grocery storage. Put your groceries in the laundry baskets to keep everything contained while you are driving. This prevents a bunch of grocery bags…

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Added by Heather Kline Lipe on August 6, 2013 at 2:09pm — No Comments

10 Unique & Classic Car Games for Kids

Sometimes it can be hard to come up with activities for any car ride, long or short. We have come up with some unique ideas as well as some classic car games to help cut down the number of times you hear, “Are we there yet!?!”…

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Added by Heather Kline Lipe on August 6, 2013 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Prevent Heat Related Car Accidents This Summer

Each summer I always cringe when I hear sad stories on the new about parents or daycare workers accidentally leaving a child inside of a hot car, in some cases the child was only left alone few minutes.  As a mom, I always wondered how and why these kind of things happen to an infant or child.  I know that I personally make sure that my kids are out of the car…

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Added by Christy Garrett on June 12, 2013 at 4:27pm — No Comments

Ended up in the right place accidentally!

Ever make plans to go somewhere, and it doesn't pan out the way you expected? Yet, where you do end up ends up being some how, uh, better? Well, yesterday my sister and niece came over for a visit and our intent was to check out a car show, because car shows are cool, lol. I had no idea it was canceled, so after driving all the way there and seeing the location deserted, I had the bright idea to just go to the Marina and enjoy…

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Added by Ronda on May 27, 2013 at 7:07pm — No Comments

Things I've Learned This Week

** Mother's Day should really be Mother's Weekend.

** My brain is on MAJOR end-of-the-school-year overload.

** Warm weather just makes ya wanna eat ice…

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Added by Jennifer Marshall on May 17, 2013 at 10:43am — No Comments

Give Your Car Some TLC with These Great Cleaning Tips

Does your car need some tender loving care?  Have your kids helped trashed your car?  If you have kids, you probably are already aware of how much stuff tends to accumulate in the car and if you are a new parent, here is what you can look forward to in the future.  I know that if I went out to the car right…

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Added by Christy Garrett on April 11, 2013 at 4:12pm — No Comments

Things I've Learned This Week

** The lighting in fitting rooms is nothing short of cruel.

** My toes are sooooo ready for flip flops.

** A clean car is pretty awesome (even if only for five short minutes).

** I probably owe the car wash an apology note.

** The appetites of my children dramatically increase the moment school lets…

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Added by Jennifer Marshall on January 18, 2013 at 4:11pm — 1 Comment

What Type of Car Seat Do I Need?

In order to bring your child home from the hospital, you must have a car seat.  This item should be on the top of your gift registry and installed in your car before your baby is born.  Having the car seat installed around 35 weeks of pregnant, will ensure that you are prepared for the arrival of your baby.  Learn what type of car seat is best for you and your budget.

Read more at:  Uplifting…

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Added by Christy Garrett on December 3, 2012 at 6:09pm — No Comments

Tips to Ensure that Your Child’s Car Seat is Installed Properly

Car seat safety is very important.  In fact, car crashes are the number one reason why young children are injured or even killed.  Keeping your baby safe is easy with these few simple steps.

 

Find some great tips and tricks to ensure that you are installing your child's car seat properly at Uplifting…

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Added by Christy Garrett on November 30, 2012 at 6:14pm — 1 Comment

The Honk Off

I swear my husband gets his jollies by trying to embarrass the crap out of me.  He's always enjoyed putting the car windows down and driving around our neighborhood with the radio blaring full blast.  And believe me, I've seen many an eye roll from our fellow neighbors whenever we go thumping by.  It makes me wanna slump down in the seat and pretend like I'm not really there, even…

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Added by Jennifer Marshall on August 1, 2012 at 3:02pm — 1 Comment

Choosing the right car seat for the right stage

One thing that really confused me was picking the right car seat.  There were so many different types and all the descriptions I read said I really needed "this one" because its so great because blah blah blah.  My eyes glazed over and I moved onto something more fun like baby dresses because I just didn't want to deal with picking a car seat.  Then a friend of mine told me to register for two because blah blah blah... it was already hard picking one now I need two?  So…

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Added by Emily Ward on June 4, 2012 at 9:26am — No Comments

Trauma: How Derek Got Hit By A Car

It was a red minivan, actually.  We had just pulled into the driveway from picking Troy up from preschool.  There were several neighbor kids walking home from school across the street.  As all four of my kids and the two pups spilled out of our car, a couple of the kids asked if they could see the puppies.  Jason and I walked across the street with the pups.  I looked back towards the house and Derek and Troy had climbed the tree at the end of the driveway.  Everyone seemed so safe.…

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Added by Kelly Andrews Wymer on May 6, 2012 at 3:30am — No Comments

Clever Find - Magic Hands

You may feel a bit like Micheal Jackson but these Magic Hands makes cleaning so much easier. Zip through the house wearing these gloves and it will sparkle. They are like a latex glove and sponge all in one!

Simply add the cleaners right to the gloves and see how counter tops, dishes, sinks…

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Added by The Succulent Wife on November 28, 2011 at 5:53pm — No Comments

Had to Break into my own House!

Had to break into my house!



I was rushing out the door to get my daughter to dance and we had 40 minutes to drive 25 minutes so we were going to be early. We are never earl so i was happy we did not have to rush. I had the keys on the arm of the…

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Added by Tawna Richard on October 28, 2011 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Who's That Crazy Lady?

Have you ever noticed that you are more willing to do things you wouldn't have been caught dead doing before having kids? I am so there right now. Izzy and I were out and about most of the morning. I had to take her to the pediatrician for a wellness checkup and then run errands afterwards. Towards the end of our trip we were waiting at the red light around lunch time. Izzy was getting a little fussy so I broke out singing "The Itsy Bitsy Spider". She loves that song and will usually join in… Continue

Added by MamaTalesBlog on September 8, 2011 at 1:47am — No Comments

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