Articles About winter

The Winter Cap Designed for Long Hair

The Winter Cap Designed for Long Hair

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m difficult to buy gifts for. I have few needs and my list of wants is probably even shorter. I’ll often talk myself out of things that I don’t think are a good value or are trendy. ...
It’s THE Coat and I Don’t Get It.

It’s THE Coat and I Don’t Get It.

I’ve never been a fan of fads, but that doesn’t mean I don’t follow along. I understood why sales of the weather girl dress went nuts a couple years ago. The shadowed edges offered a visual distraction that was incredibly ...
Prepare a Winter Vehicle Emergency Kit

Prepare a Winter Vehicle Emergency Kit

Two weeks ago at this time I was sitting on a beach at Beaches Negril in Jamaica soaking up the sun with a delicious drink in my hand. Today… I’m slipping on my boots then picking up my winter coat at the dry cleaner. It is only ...
Getting a Grip on Winter Driving

Getting a Grip on Winter Driving

Growing up in Iowa, I loved going out in the snow. Whether it involved building a snow fort, sledding or skiing, I enjoyed it. Yes, there were days that it got cold but we just didn’t stay outside as long. (And mom always had hot choc ...

Bloody Noses and Other Messy Things

A few weeks ago I was sitting at my desk, working on something mundane for this site. Just like every back-to-school season I seem to catch a cold or the sniffles thanks to the germs my kids bring home each day. I reach for a tissue to blow ...
Are You Prepared for Winter Driving?

Are You Prepared for Winter Driving?

For a long time I had always dreamed of a certain type of sports car. While I love some of the offerings from Europe like Ferrari and Lamborghini, my heart is with American-made muscle. I considered many of the classics – a Shelby Mus ...
A Monster of a Coat – Literally!

A Monster of a Coat – Literally!

Part of the fun of being an online reviewer is we get to see a lot of products before they hit the market. Some may never make it due to a number of reasons. Then there are some that make you say, “Wow, I wish I had a part of that pro ...