What Fluids Should You Check Before A Long Road Trip?

Getting your car ready for a long trip is not as easy as it might seem. There are many different things that you have to check and you want to be sure that you do this or you might end up in the middle of the road simply because you decided not to take your car to a jeep service and repair shop. While the best thing that you can do is to visit a good mechanic, there are some things that you can check yourself. Car fluids fall into that category. One of the most important things to remember … [Read more...]

How to Tackle A Road Trip with A Full Family

Did your last road trip with the family feel like a sequel to a National Lampoon movie? Road trips are notorious for being a milestone, a time to bond with those in the car, and a way to create often hilarious memories. Americans are driving less, but those who don’t want to take on such a journey need to prepare more than ever. Many families want to avoid screen time since that negates the entire purpose of spending time on the road. That was a given just a few years ago, but now? Little ones … [Read more...]

Keep the Kids Happy (and Yourself Sane) With These Road Trip Games

Snacks, maps, GPS, emergency car kit and luggage are all packed and ready. Everyone’s itching to get in the car and start moving. Is there anything like a summer road trip? According to a recent AAA survey, more than 35 percent of Americans are planning to take their families on vacation in areas that are more than 50 miles away from their homes. While road trips are a great opportunity for sightseeing and bonding for adults and older children, younger children don’t appreciate being … [Read more...]