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My Longest Relationship Just Ended

I’ve had my car since senior year in high school. It was a graduation present from my Gramma for doing so well in school. It was used, and it leaked oil, but it was mine. And I will warn you, this post will be a bit sentimental. My car quickly became my best friend. I … Continue reading

Post Grads Hate: Broken Cars

My car is a bit of a lemon. I am very much aware of this. Even so, I love her. She is a trooper and has gotten me through many a road trip, late night Taco Bell run, and basic every day trips around town. Monday morning, the Shikar, as she is so lovingly named, … Continue reading

People These Days

It’s been a very trying couple of days, several have which have had police involvement. This morning I went out to my car to go to a friend’s going away brunch. I got in the drivers side, started the car, and noticed that my passengers side window was down. It’s been raining for 2 days … Continue reading

Junk In My Trunk

This weekend, the search for my next vehicle finally came to an end. I’m trading in my 2002 Dodge Neon for a 2008 Hyundai Elantra. I thought I would be filled with joy when I finally found a replacement for the car that has given me one problem after another for years…. but I’m actually … Continue reading

The Midas Touch?

I spent the last 3 hours of my Saturday morning at the mechanic. I’m driving home to New York next weekend and wanted to make sure everything looked good under the hood so I didn’t end up broken down on the side of the road. I asked the mechanics to replace my burnt out headlight, … Continue reading


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