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The NHTSA's Summer Driving Tips for 2018

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 29th, 2018 8:00am

The NHTSA's Summer Driving Tips for 2018 Summer is officially here, and with it comes the promise of the classic family road trip.  However, before you hitch up that camper or boat, before you load the car with snacks and hit "play" on your Ultimate Road Trip Playlist, the NHTSA would like you to review some of their summer travel safety tips.  A little bit of time spent planning before you leave will mean you're not left facing dire consequences later ...


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Winter Driving Tips from AskPatty

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Dec 27th, 2017 8:00am

Winter Driving Tips from AskPatty As the snow start falling and the wind grows colder, it's time to start thinking about winter driving safety.  Santa may have already completed his 'round the world trip, but your winter driving season is just getting started. Stay safe this winter with these tips. The first thing to do is get your vehicle ready.  This includes making sure you have plenty of coolant (also known as anti-freeze, for obvious reasons), ...


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These Gifts Make Travel More Fun

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Dec 19th, 2017 8:00am

These Gifts Make Travel More Fun Want to make travel more for fun the frequent flyer on your lists?  Check out these suggestions based on their potential traveling companion(s). Traveling with… Kids. Traveling with children is in an enriching and rewarding experience for the entire family. But getting there can often be a pain in the parental unit. Good gifts for parents who travel with children include miniature, magnetic board games, a backpack ...


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Tips For Driving With Dogs: The Winter Edition

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 9th, 2017 8:00am

Tips For Driving With Dogs: The Winter Edition A while back, one of our Patty posts was an article about “10 Tips for Driving with Dogs,” relating and revealing some important facts about everything from crates to travel kits. In this winter edition, we’ll add some advice to those tips that will make sure Fido doesn’t become too “frosty” or frustrated while riding with us during these colder months. When it comes to travel kits, especially in ...


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NHTSA Tips to Keep Your Family Safe During The Holidays and All Winter

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Dec 23rd, 2016 6:00am

NHTSA Tips to Keep Your Family Safe During The Holidays and All Winter With the holiday travel season upon us, we wanted to share these NHTSA winter safety tips to keep you and your family safe all winter and especially during your holiday road trips.   Get your car serviced – Start the season off right with a visit to your mechanic for a tune-up and other routine maintenance. Have your entire vehicle checked thoroughly for leaks, badly worn hoses, or other needed parts, repairs and ...


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Holiday Driving Preparedness - Are You Ready?

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Dec 21st, 2016 8:00am

Holiday Driving Preparedness - Are You Ready? Christmas is fast approaching and with that many of us will be travelling to visit family.  Some close and some far away. We’re so busy making sure that we have all of our gifts packed, kids fed and all of the other stuff that goes with the holidays that we sometimes to forget to make sure our vehicle is prepared.   I remember many years ago, we used to go to my grandparents on Christmas day and on Christmas Day ...


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The AskPatty.com Holiday Road Trip Survival Guide

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Dec 5th, 2016 1:05am

The AskPatty.com Holiday Road Trip Survival Guide If yours is one of many families hitting the roads this winter to visit friends and family during the holidays, you’ll want to make sure you’re prepared to have the best road trip ever. That’s why we’re bringing you the AskPatty Holiday Road Trip Survival Guide, so you can have a road trip to remember – for the good reasons! Let’s start with reminders about all the stuff we know you know to check: ...


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On Black Friday, Subaru joins with REI to #MakeADogsDay #OptOutside

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 25th, 2016 12:05am

On Black Friday, Subaru joins with REI to #MakeADogsDay #OptOutside Did you know that once again REI is closing its doors to consumers on Black Friday and inviting their employees and shoppers to grab their favorite canine companions and #OptOutside instead? REI started the #OptOutside movement in 2015 when the company paid its 12,000-plus employees to spend time outside, and invited America to join them. According to REI, the response was overwhelmingly positive, and more than 1.4 million people ...


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Holiday Travel Tips from Nexen Tire and AskPatty

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Dec 7th, 2015 8:47am

Now that the Thanksgiving holiday weekend has passed and the year-end holidays are upon us, it's peak season for family winter road trips. Whether you're taking off for a fun vacation in the snow, or just to visit loved ones and friends near and far, if your family is hitting the road, getting your vehicle ready for a safe trip needs to be on your list of things to do. Before you hit the road, be sure you've prepared yourself, your ...


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Honoring Moms in May with Month Long Mother's Day Extravaganza!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 1st, 2015 6:00am

Here at AskPatty, May is for Moms. Not just one day! That's not nearly enough to sufficiently honor that special Mom in your life: We're celebrating the entire month of May with a Mom's Extravaganza. Whether you’re choosing something special for the mother of your children, for your own mother, or for a special friend who's also a great Mom, AskPatty has plenty of ways to make her month special. Exotic Car Driving Experience or ...


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