The importance of time without the kids

Kinston, NC

Do you see this man? We’ve been together for over 19 years. We were on the cusp of adulthood when we met and here we are, old married folks with two kids. As our thirteenth wedding annivesary quickly approached, I knew I wanted us to get away to celebrate. We were planning to have a… [Read More]

Charleston, SC: The Road Trip Edition

Toyota

I’m a big proponent of the Girl’s Weekend. It’s a necessary part of life. Whether it’s getting away from work stress, parenting stress, life stress, sometimes you just need to grab a girlfriend, hop in the car and GO. Thankfully, Toyota offered me the chance to test out latest RAV4 and invited me down to Charleston…. [Read More]

We’re going places in the 2017 Toyota Sienna Limited

kids in booster seats

To quote my kids “This is the best car EVAH!!!” Last week, I had the opportunity to test drive the 2017 Toyota Sienna Limited. My entire life I have been self-proclaimed “anti-minivan”… well, except that three month period in 2012. Read: I think I want a minivan When we bought our Nissan Pathfinder two years ago, we… [Read More]

2015 Toyota Camry Goes Bold

Let’s start out with some important information. I’m not a car girl. I don’t know the fancy terminology and I can’t tell you what a catalytic converter does. But I like to get behind the wheel and go. That’s a good thing since these days I spend a good chunk of my time in the car, carting… [Read More]