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How To Dog-Proof Your Car

How To Dog-Proof Your Car

One of our favorite nice weather activities is to get in the car, roll down the windows and hang your head out the window while you go for a ride. We’re talking about your dog of course!   Unfortunately, dogs can be ruff on your car. Riding around in cars with dogs...

May is Bike Safety Month

May is Bike Safety Month

Throughout May, which is both National Bike and Bike Safety Awareness Month, cyclists across the country celebrate the many benefits of cycling which include improved fitness and health as well as reduced stress. It is also the perfect opportunity to educate kids and...

Summer Travel Tips

Summer Travel Tips

FUN 107 morning host Michael Rock shared on air that Mike from the MAPFRE-sponsored DOT Highway Assistance Patrol was his “angel” when he ran out of gas on 128. Responding to over 60,000 incidents on highways in metro Boston, Worcester, Springfield and Cape Cod each...

10 Things to Keep in your Car’s Glovebox

10 Things to Keep in your Car’s Glovebox

As you probably know, your glovebox or glove compartment is a handy little storage space in your car that you can stock with important items to make sure you’re ready for anything. Include gloves if you so choose.   Here are some of our glovebox essentials:  Important...

7 Tips for Sub-Zero Temperature Car Care

7 Tips for Sub-Zero Temperature Car Care

When the temperatures drop into the single digits, you most likely want to curl up with a good book or binge-watch the latest show – whatever you can to just stay indoors. Chances are, at some point you’ll still need to go out. When you do, you’re going to want to...

How to Drive Safely at Night

How to Drive Safely at Night

We’ve officially turned the clocks backward an hour, which means it now gets darker outside sooner. According to the NHTSA, fatal accidents are three times more likely to happen at night than during the daytime. So we’ve pulled together a few tips to help you drive...

Tips for Washing Your Car

Tips for Washing Your Car

Remember how fun washing your mom or dad’s car was as a kid? Using the sponges and spraying your brother or sister with the hose was a picture-perfect way to spend a summer day.   Now it might not be as magical as it was when you were a kid, but washing your own car...

7 Best Driving Apps

7 Best Driving Apps

Anything you could possibly think of – from shopping to music to cooking…yup…there’s an app for that. Even driving!   Whether you’re looking for the best navigation app or some music for a long ride, we put together a list of our favorite apps that make driving easy. ...

6 Car Camping Tips

6 Car Camping Tips

When my wife and I were only two, we used to be backcountry campers. We traveled light and brought only what we could carry in our backpacks. Now that we two have become four including our two young sons, our camping is mainly focused around family car camping which...