Archive for September, 2016

Roadside Emergency Kit Essentials

Thursday, September 29th, 2016
emergency roadside kit

DIY Roadside Emergency Kit

Be prepared for whatever could happen while on the road. Now is a great time to get together your DIY roadside emergency kit because soon the snow and frigid cold will arrive. With cell phones and vehicles capable of roadside assistance calls, it may seem silly to have a roadside emergency kit but really it doesn’t hurt to be prepared for that time that your phone won’t work or you have to wait a period of time before help arrives. Here are some helpful tips on how to create your very own DIY roadside emergency kit.   (more…)

Vermont Scenic Fall Routes

Monday, September 19th, 2016
autumn leaves on a road

Best Fall Drives in Vermont

Driving through Vermont at any time is beautiful but without a doubt during the fall foliage, Vermont is absolutely stunning. Vermont sees visitors from around the world just so that they can bask in the vibrant, scenic colors of the trees. The foliage typically beings to change in mid-September and areas of color remain through mid-October. Vermont offers some of the best drives in the country and during peak fall season those drives prove to be even more beautiful. If you plan to visit Vermont soon or are lucky enough to live in Vermont, check out these best fall drives in Vermont and take time this fall season to get out and enjoy the bright picturesque colors of the changing trees.   (more…)

Pick Your Own Apples in Vermont

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
apple orchards in vermont

Apple Orchards in the Burlington, VT Area

The fall season is upon us and all of the great fall activities and events that come with it are beginning. Fall is without a doubt one of the most beautiful times in Vermont, like something you’d find in a painting. Picking your own apples at an apple orchard is a great fall family activity. Vermont has many local apple orchards that are open as apple picking season is generally from August to October. Check out these apple orchards in the Burlington, VT area and plan an apple picking day with your family.   (more…)

What Does the Ford Sport Button Do?

Thursday, September 1st, 2016
2017 ford fusion v6 sport blue exterior headlights front grille

You may have seen the sport button in other vehicles and wondered what does it do and how does it affect the vehicle’s performance. The all-new 2017 Ford Fusion V6 Sport enables the sport mode to give the car maximum performance, but what does the Ford sport button do? Incorporated in the Fusion’s all-new rotary gear shift dial, a sport mode button brings seven character changes that transform a family sedan into a sports sedan. Adjustments impact steering, shifting, throttle response, suspension and cabin sound.   (more…)