Meet Your Hostess

Maria is a Step-Mom to 3 rambunctious boys aged 8, 6, and 5. She's a Writer, an Advocate for Infertility and PCOS, and an avid Baker and Cook. Here you can find how she deals with infertility as she tries to add to her family, traditional Italian recipes, and about her Adventures as a Homemaker. Grab a cup of strong coffee, a bag of popcorn, sit back and get ready to be entertained!

Changing a Tire

It’s bound to happen at one point or another. You’re in your car driving along, thinking about that meeting, assignment, or your child’s play later in the evening, when it happens. All of a sudden your car jerked to one side and you hear the flapping of rubber on the pavement. At this point you’re […]

Why Buy Used

Used cars do not have the same stigma they had about 10 years ago. In fact, it’s becoming more and more common to own a used car over a new car. With companies such as Carfax and AutoCheck which produce vehicle history new prospective owners have full access to the vehicle’s history.  Let’s start the […]

Car Owner Tips

Whenever we get behind our steering wheel, we never think of all the possible things that can happen while we are driving. There’s a myriad of things that can either go wrong, and it is up to us, as drivers to prevent them. Let’s look at the 3 things every car owner should know. What […]

Taking a Test Drive

taking a test drive

It is extremely important to test drive a car before you buy it. You should get a good feel of the vehicle before you sign those papers.    The actual driving part of a test drive should be a brief but thorough test of the car’s engine, suspension, steering and cornering, and on-board amenities, including […]

When to Buy a Car

car sale

You’re ready to buy a car but you’re not sure when the best time to buy a car is. Is it at the beginning of the month, during a sale, at the beginning of the year or towards the end?    There are many options and ways to look at buying a car. Here are […]