safe travels

Traveling the back roads during harvest, safety first!

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Fall colors, crisp air and winding roads are all siren calls to hit the back roads and immerse yourself in this most beautiful of seasons that comes and goes so quickly.  Crisp apples and pumpkin pie fill stands at festivals.  Mulled cider and spice cake, pumpkin mazes and watching farmers work in the field, these […]

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This is a sponsored post, all opinions belong to the author. Traveling while delightful, can take a toll on the body.  Andrew “Nick” Den is the editor in chief of seekwee.com. He, and his Labrador pet friend visited over 60 countries in the last 5 years.  Along with Nick, Art is the editor in chief of […]

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The right car for travel!

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Sponsored Post When traveling by car, it is so important to make sure you have a safe vehicle that is right for you.  My husband Keith and I like SUV’s and we tend to travel the back roads so we are always aware of making sure tires are aired, oil is changed and that the […]

Emergency Services keep us safe while on the road.

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While on the road it is nice to know that there are emergency crews available that have our backs.  For Keith and  we often travel to rural areas and in northern Illinois there is a medevac helicopter dedicated to those less traveled areas along the I-80 corridor and beyond.  I had the opportunity to interview […]

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It’s that time of year, the time that winter storms hit with the predictability of a rolled dice. The chances are not huge, but they are always there.  Is your cell phone charged?  Do you have flashlights, water, candles and plenty of food that doesn’t require a stove to cook it?  Consider having high-energy foods […]

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