December 16, 2017

FIVE on Lifetime

In collaboration with Ford Warriors in Pink, Lifetime debuts FIVE.  FIVE, an anthology of five short films that shows how breast cancer impacts people’s lives premieres tonight!  I received a gift package, which contains a DVD of the original movie FIVE. It accompanied goodies like popcorn, candy and tissues to go with my movie experience.  A set of […]

This Week in Cars

Today is the start of new section here on MPR. It’s all about cars! I love them! OK, I like trucks and SUVs too and there are some that I just downright hate, but I digress. This will be the first post in a series where I put together reviews, news and more from around […]

Have You Driven a Ford Lately?

I love that Ford brought back their old ad slogan, “Have you driven a Ford lately?” I really couldn’t say it better myself. As a car enthusiast who grew up only driving and buying foreign cars I have been a very hard sell on the American made auto, especially Ford. The Ford’s of the last […]

Going Forward with Ford

It was an amazing time.  Ford cars have been born again and the excitement is palpable when you visit the company in Dearborn, MI.  I’ll be back next week to give more information on what exactly Ford has been up to that makes them so special these days.

The Dearborn Inn, Michigan

The Dearborn Inn in Michigan is a Marriott-owned property that is located close to the Detroit Metropolitan airport, downtown Detroit and the Ford museum, plant and surrounding buildings. It sits on 23 beautiful acres and is on the National Historic Preservation hotel list. The site (built in 1931) has a lounge, guest services center, fitness […]

No Wallflowers for Ford Just Butterflies

Here in the Washington metro area it is DC Auto Show Week.  Two weeks ago it was the Detroit Auto Show and while I cannot attend my own home town’s show I did get to cruise around the auto show floor in Detroit, courtesy of the Ford Motor Company.  The car and truck of the […]