The Best Free Travel Apps for Road Trips

It's almost that time of year again to start taking road trips across this great nation! If you like to venture out a bit while traveling to your next destination, then these may be the apps for you!

GasBuddy: This app will help you find gas by location and price. If you don't mind cruising a little farther down the road to save a few more cents or dollars, this app is for you!
(Available on: Android, BlackBerry, iOS, Web, Windows Phone)

Field Trip: This app made by…

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A Few Ways To Keep Your Car Cool

Who doesn't love sunny and warm days? St. Louis temperatures get really can extreme during the summer months. Find out below on how you can keep your car cool.

Sunshade/Window Visor- If you plan to leave your car for more than an hour, it's best to put up a sunshade or window visor. You can also keep your car much cooler by putting a sunshade in the rear window.

Use A Dash Cover- By using a dash cover you won't feel overwhelmed by the heat. Also, dash covers protect sensitive vinyl from sun damage that can…
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Where to Take Your Mom on Mother's Day

Don't forget Mother's Day this year is Sunday, May 14th!

St. Louis has many great options if you're looking to treat your mom for a Mother's Day brunch.

Missouri Botanical Gardens: Treat your mom to a nice meal among the beautiful flowers and exotic landscapes! The Garden's Sassafras Cafe will serve Mother's Day brunch. It's $34.95 for adults and $15.95 for children five to 12. Children four and younger eat for free. Walk-in brunch service is also available at Cafe Flora from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Click for…
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St. Louis Festivals 2017

It's festival season! Time for family and friends to get together and enjoy what St. Louis has to offer during the spring and summer months!

St. Louis Earth Day Festival
April 22 - 23, 2017
11 am – 5 pm

Muny Grounds, Forest Park

Check out local acts, participate in educational activities and e
njoy diverse cuisine featuring local, organic, vegetarian, and vegan options. This event will include yoga classes, a pet adoption area, rock climbing and so much more! Festival info here.

Art Fest
April 30, 2017
11am – 6pm
Lindbergh Drive

Enjoy an afternoon of…
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Get Rid of Moldy Smells In Your Car

Finding that each time you get in your car that you instantly smell a stench? Maybe, it's something that causes the sneezing, coughing, tightening of the chest of your chest and a bit of drowsiness.

The cause of the smell and respiratory issues is mold. This particular organism likes to grow in the dark and wet environment in your car's air-conditioning system.

We have a few simple tips below that will get your car fresh, clean and mold free!

  • Start to remove dead leaves near the air intakes around the windshield cowling.
  • Make sure to dry all liquid…
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Ways to Maintain The Value of Your Car

Looking for different ways to slow the depreciation of your car?

A few factors come into play when evaluating a vehicle's worth, including its condition, age and total mileage.

Car Maintenance History:

-Keep track of the car's maintenance schedule. Have it serviced regularly.

-Save receipts from car washes, oil changes, tune-ups, tire rotations and other services.  If you provide a history of your car's  maintenance, it will often help maintain vehicle value.

Parking Your Car:

-When possible, park in the shade. Some vehicles with vinyl dashboards crack due to sun exposure over time.

-Be aware of where…
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