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Badass Women Of Automotive: Aston Martin’s Laura Schwab

If I were to tell you that I had dinner with the President of Aston Martin Americas, you’d probably say, “Oh man, did he wear an Ascot?” If I told you that SHE was actually fascinating: a former competititve tennis player and laywer, you’d say, “Oh wow, was she terrifying?” If I said that she is really cool and down to Earth you’d most likely...

Volvo’s 2019 XC40 & Its Ingenious Interior (video)

You know what they say about me: I’ve got A LOT of junk in my trunk. But seriously, as a mom, a dog owner, and a slob, I always carry around a lot of crap. And, as a result, so does my car.  But buying aftermarket car sorting stuff just isn’t my bag. Luckily, the new Volvo XC40 has a great system for organizing your...

Mama’s Foolproof Embarrass Your Kids Playlist

One of the weirdest things that’s ever happened to me as a mother was when a random kid got in my car and immediately told me to change the music.  After pausing to collect myself (cuz I’m a grownup), I calmly told this child that if she wished to be the dj she should get her own damn car and drive herself. Which, by all...

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Bitch On Wheels: Sully, The Golden Retriever

Last week I asked you guys to send me photos of your dogs in cars. I got SO many great photos, that I decided to turn what was going to be one story into a series. So ‘Bitch On Wheels’ is now officially a thing. I’ll do a short profile a few times a month so we can celebrate our canine companions and why we...

First Date: 2018 Ford Expedition, Platinum Edition

It may not be a politically correct thing to say, especially in So Cal, but I love me a big, luxurious, family car. The Ford Expedition is one of those vehicles. Not only can you go to Trader Joes, Target AND Costco, but you can put all kinds of annoying kids in the back and drive along without killing even a one. With the layout...

The Original Mustang Bullitt Meets The New One (& Molly McQueen)

Steve McQueen. The man, the legend. Men want to be him. And women want to be his..passenger, let’s just leave it at that. This year, to mark the 50th anniversary of the classic film, Ford came out with a gorgeous remake of the original ’68 Fastback Mustang Bullitt. Like the one that McQueen drove in that super sexy movie with Jacqueline Bisset, Bullitt: Nowadays, the...