No Confusion with a Fusion: 2019 Fusion Energi Titanium


By Julia Droz Serafine – The Serafine household is filled with confusion on a daily basis. It can range anywhere from homework assignments to who does what chores on what day of the week. Piano lessons, Girl Scouts, soccer, ballet and working at our coffee shop on Saturday mornings, even with a calendar on the wall, […]

Living on the Edge: 2019 Ford Edge ST AWD


By Melanie Droz Shawcroft — What do you do during all of these rainy days in the Valley? You take the 2019 Ford Edge ST AWD for a spin to the mall where you and your husband and two children can play for hours while staying dry — similar to the drive in the Edge. Of […]

In a New York Minute: 2018 Mazda6


By Melanie Droz Shawcroft — Getting ready for a classy New York wedding around the holidays is no easy feat, so it was perfect to have the stylish 2018 Mazda6 in preparation for this fabulous trip. This refined midsize sedan that has been re-engineered for 2018 features new technology, refinements in design and performance, and upgrades […]

Drive Accordingly: 2018 Honda Accord EX-L


By Julia Droz Serafine – Holy sedan! I just had the opportunity to test drive a 2018 Honda Accord EX-L, I couldn’t say yes, please and thank you fast enough! Since most of the cars I test drive these days include seating for nine, captain’s chairs (my fave), tons of cup holders and a lot of […]

Pilot Your Way Back to School: 2018 Honda Pilot Elite


– By Julia Droz Serafine It’s that time of year again. Pretty soon our kiddos will be making their way out the door to start a new school year. New outfits, folders, #2 pre-sharpened pencils, plenty of disinfecting wipes and brand-new backpacks, because according to my eight-year-old, having a new backpack every year is a […]

Watch Out: I’m On Weight Watchers — 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander 2.4 Sel S-AWC


– By Melanie Droz Shawcroft Well, I am officially a member of Weight Watchers. After years of looking for the right program, I think I have finally found it. I have kicked off my journey in an eight-way power adjustable leather, heated driver’s seat behind the convenient steering wheel with controls of the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander, […]

Car Or Boat — Lexus Wins: 2017 Lexus GS 350 F Sport


By Cathy Droz – It is no secret that I like the Lexus brand. I actually have a HER Certified studio inside Superstition Springs Lexus in Arizona and I’ve test driven more Lexus products than other makes or models. The Lexus brand, which has been accused of being stagnate, has made some visible changes over […]

Not So CLUELESS After All: 2016 Wrangler Unlimited 4×4 75th Edition


– By Julia Droz Serafine Every time I see a Jeep Wrangler pass by me on the road, it brings me right back to 1995. I start thinking about the famous coming of age movie, Clueless. What I would have given to be the character “Cher” and drive around Beverly Hills in a loqued out (fully loaded) […]

Kid In A Candy Store: 2018 Honda Odyssey Elite


– By Melanie Droz Shawcroft One would think it would be difficult to bounce back to 6th-grade teacher, wife and mom of two boys after a weekend with the girls, and one would be right! However, driving the 2018 Honda Odyssey Elite made it a smooth, exciting transition. I was lucky enough to have the chance […]

Escape The Room…Embrace The Genesis: 2017 Hyundai Genesis G-90


– By Melanie Droz Shawcroft In order to celebrate summer birthdays this year, my girlfriends and I signed up for the 1980s-themed Escape the Room. Although the majority of us were born in the ’80s, we barely made it out in the 60 minutes allotted. Something we did not want to escape during our ladies’ Saturday […]