My driver’s license was suspended after I moved to Michigan because I got three speeding tickets in less than a year. I seriously don't know how I managed to do that since I never got a speeding ticket when I lived in Illinois. Luckily, I didn't have my Michigan driver’s license yet so only my Illinois driver’s license was suspended. YES! LOOPHOLE! But in order to avoid getting … [Read more...] about Valentine One V1 Radar Detector Review and BRZ/FRS Install
Book Review: Yes Please, Scrappy Little Nobody, I Can’t Make This Up
I'm a self-proclaimed bookworm. I love books. Everything from mystery to romance to plain old college textbooks. Seriously! I recently started listening to celebrity audiobooks because I wanted to learn about the lifestyles of the rich and the famous (what a great throwback!). Surprisingly, though, I heard some great advice and I wanted to share a snippet of what it was like to … [Read more...] about Book Review: Yes Please, Scrappy Little Nobody, I Can’t Make This Up
13 Life Lessons I Learned from The Last Lecture
Randy Pausch was a science professor at Carnegie Mellon who was diagnosed with terminal cancer in August 2007. One month later, he gave his last lecture, “Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams,” which was about seizing every moment. The novelization of his lecture, co-authored by Jeffrey Zaslow, recounts the stories Randy Pausch shared that day. Stories about overcoming … [Read more...] about 13 Life Lessons I Learned from The Last Lecture
Lessons I Learned at My First Job
Shortly after graduating from college, I was hired as an engineer for one of the top three automotive companies in the United States. This month I celebrate four years with the same company. So today I want to share the lessons I’ve learned from working at my first job. This post contains affiliate links. I earn commission (at no extra cost to you) for each purchase made … [Read more...] about Lessons I Learned at My First Job
Vinyl Wrap, What is it and Why Should I Get One?
I am not, by any means, an expert when it comes to vinyl wrap. But I want to share some facts about what it is and why people use it. First, let me define vehicle wrapping. Vehicle wrapping is a temporary way to transform the color and look of your car by applying large sheets of vinyl film to each car panel. It actually surprises me how many people assume a vinyl wrap is … [Read more...] about Vinyl Wrap, What is it and Why Should I Get One?