When A Cheap Old Car Won’t Do

I was hoping to avoid this but now that my three sons are driving, we need a third car.  (No, as wonderful as they are, I’m not going to buy them their own cars!)  But I have been thinking about buying a car so the five of us can share three cars instead of two....

Sunday Funnies

The Bent Pinky by Scott Metzger (GoComics.com)                               See Thursday’s PediaBlog post on distracted driving here....

Distracted Driving

Did you know? At any given daylight moment across America, approximately 660,000 drivers are using cell phones or manipulating electronic devices while driving, a number that has held steady since 2010.   I see people driving with cell phones in hand all the...

Quote Of The Day

“Parents have to lead by example. If you drive fast, if you drink and drive, if you text and drive, then your kids learn that that’s acceptable behavior, and it is not. “Multitasking may be fine if you’re sitting at your desk, but not when...

Risky Riders Getting The Message

Good news presented by Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and State Farm Insurance Company: The number of teen driver-related fatalities has dropped by almost half in the last six years, and the number of teen passengers killed in crashes involving teen drivers...