Why Are Road Trips So Tiring? (And How to Fight It!)

Why Are Road Trips So Tiring? (And How to Fight It!)

Road trips are undoubtedly fun. They allow you to spend time with family and friends, see the country, and make memories. But you must plan carefully because a good trip can wear you out. Why do road trips make you tired? More importantly, how can you fight this tiredness? From being stuck in the same position for many hours to not eating properly, here are five reasons why road trips tire you and what you can do to conquer…

Essential Safety Tips For Driving in the Desert

Essential Safety Tips For Driving in the Desert

Hands up who can profess to actually know anything about their car, other than how to drive it? This was pretty much me until I moved to the desert. If you are living in extreme climates such as the desert in the Middle East, or deep in the US Southwest it’s essential to understand not only how the heat can impact your vehicle, but also the first steps to take when things go wrong! This is not a 4-wheel…

Are Dashcams Worth It? 12 Reasons Why You Might Need a Dashcam

Are Dashcams Worth It? 12 Reasons Why You Might Need a Dashcam

Do you have a car? Do you drive? Then this blog post is for YOU! We’re going to talk about why having a dashcam in your car can be important. There are so many people on the road these days, that one day something is bound to happen. And BAM! There, you are ready to catch it. Is it something weird, is it an accident, are you a parent worried about your kid? There are many reasons why it…

Will a Dashcam Drain My Car Battery? 3 Things You Need to Know

Will a Dashcam Drain My Car Battery? 3 Things You Need to Know

Dashcams are a nifty piece of technology. I mean, who doesn’t want the surety that comes with having a record of your actions on the road? However, like all things electronic in a car, there is the potential to have that device siphon power from the battery. This article will address the question, will a dashcam drain my car battery? Unfortunately, the answer is ‘YES’ it will. The good news, however, is there are ways to prevent your battery from…

Will A Dashcam Work Without An SD Card? What You Need to Know

Will A Dashcam Work Without An SD Card? What You Need to Know

Now that you have a nice shiny new dashcam, how does it work? One of the most basic things you need to consider is where you are going to store all of that wonderful new video footage. So, will a dashcam work without an SD card? The short answer is ‘YES’ if …and this is a big IF…if your dashcam has internal storage. Even then, the storage is limited, so having an SD card on hand may not be…

5 Best Ways to Protect Your Dashcam from Heat or Cold

5 Best Ways to Protect Your Dashcam from Heat or Cold

Summer is here and we all know how hot our cars get in the summer. In fact, here in Florida, the average cabin temperature for a car is 116 degrees! Yikes! Now we ALL know how we feel when stepping inside a 116-degree car. Blah! How do you think your sensitive piece of electronic equipment feels sitting inside that car all day? So now that you have invested some money in a nice dashcam, how do you protect your…

20 Items For Your DIY Summer Emergency Car Kit

20 Items For Your DIY Summer Emergency Car Kit

With Summer fast approaching or already here, depending on when you read this, it’s time to make some plans. Summertime offers many possibilities for some recreation and relaxation.  However, even the best-laid plans can be ruined if you are ill-prepared.   Even though you may relish the long, hot summer days, those days are brutal on your car. And if you plan on using your car to do anything this summer, you will want to make sure that it is ready to…

How To Keep Baby Cool in Their Car Seat

How To Keep Baby Cool in Their Car Seat

During the warmer months, with the temperatures soaring as high as 100 degrees, one of the main concerns of every parent is “how to keep baby cool in car seat”? Sweaty babies are not fun to hold, and they can not be comfortable sitting in it on long rides. Just as you don’t want your baby feeling cold in their car seat in winter, it’s important that they are not overheating in the summer. If you have young ones…

How To Plan A Long Car Trip With A New Puppy

How To Plan A Long Car Trip With A New Puppy

You have introduced the newest member into your family, your puppy, and you can not wait to do life with them. The feeling is excellent that your next move is to introduce your puppy to the world. Yes, you can go on a road trip with a puppy, but different dogs will get different experiences. While your new puppy might be bound in and out of cars without a care in the world, some other puppies find traveling with…