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Becoming a New Driver

Although driving is exciting and a ticket to freedom, it can be extremely stressful. As a new driver, it is important to be 100% focused and use good judgment. 215 more words

Emily Egan

The Inferno: Another Holiday Adventure

Midway upon the journey of our life, I found myself at the DMV…

December 28th. 7:50 AM. Frigid temps. My son needs to take the test to get his learner’s permit. 479 more words


I'm 29 Years Old and I Don't Know How to Drive.

You read that right. I don’t drive, I’ve never had a learner’s permit or a driver’s license.
The reasons for this include:
1. I’m scared to death of operating a motor vehicle and exceeding speeds of 35 miles per hour. 166 more words

Buckle Up, Buttercup

Every time we are in the car, Mel says, “Mom, can I drive.” And I always say, “nope, not til you get your permit.” Because I’m super responsible, right? 506 more words

Naked Tea Sipping

And It Starts or: Grab That Oh Shoot Handle


I’m going to keep this short (surprise) because I’m still trying to catch my breath and steel my nerves. The day came that I sat in the passenger’s seat in my Soul I call “Nigel” and look to my left and see my baby boy, my little, itty boy in the driver’s seat and we were not in the driveway. 199 more words

Life As We Know It

New Driver

Our oldest grandson’s sixteenth birthday and newly acquired learners permit brought to mind some of my own driving experiences as a sixteen year old.

One of my earliest times driving on snow-covered roads, I came to a stop sign, slowed, braked, and slid into the intersection. 297 more words

Country Living

Hit the road Jack

Learning how to drive can be a daunting task, particularly if you live in an urban or busy area. A lot of drivers seem to immediately lose their patience when they see an L plate, … 656 more words