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It seems the kind of car I drive gives my age away.  Not that I’m hiding my age. Certainly not on this blog.  And not that the car is so very old.   838 more words

Getting Old

2007 Volkswagen Eos Base Review

Whenever you think of a Volkswagen and a convertible in the same sentence, the association”chick car” comes to mind. Like for example, if you see a Volkswagen Beetle convertible on the street, you automatically assume that it is driven by a girl. 1,525 more words


Classy 34 Chevy

Looking in the driver’s window of a beautiful 1934 Chevrolet.

© Sheila Creighton 2015


Patience Comes Standard

By Cooper Powers

I’ve been driving for almost a decade now, and I’ve learned a lot: Never trust a blinker until the turn is made; keep your tires aired to specification; and, for Heaven’s sake, memorize which side of the car that gas cap is on. 970 more words


Mid Month Confessions

So I didn’t realize Heather from Notes from the Nelesens was doing the mid month confessions on Friday, so I’m linking up today a little late. 270 more words


Car Tales: 1968 Chevrolet Camaro SS

The first car I got behind the wheel of was a very old Mazda truck. I don’t remember the year or specific model, but I do remember that I learned to shift with my left hand while sitting in the passenger seat before making the jump to the driver’s seat. 495 more words


Driving in Spain Part 2 – I've got another confession to make

Sorry guys, it’s been quite a while since I posted last, but as John Lennon once said, life is what happens while you’re busy making other plans, and while I was planning to post every four-ish days, life happened and I’ve been enjoying it. 1,236 more words