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Bring on the April showers! I wrote about 10 Stylish Items That’ll Keep You Dry in a Downpour for USA Today 10Best. Bet you’ll especially love the cute boots and the heart-shaped umbrella!

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2016 hyundai sonata hybrid

Hyundai Sonata

I loved the Hyundai Sonata when I test drove it last year, so I was very excited to try out the new 2016 Hybrid on my recent trip to Arizona.

And — surprise! — I may have liked this one even better.

Before I give you the details, let me set the mood with a little, well, sonata. Go ahead and turn up the volume so you can enjoy some Mozart while you read. [Read more…]

fun days in the hyundai accent!

Hyundai Accent

My first reaction upon getting into the 2015 Hyundai Accent GLS was, “What do you mean there’s no GPS?”

It’s been a long time since I drove a car without one, and we were planning to take this one on a road trip so I definitely felt kind of, well, lost.

But I plugged in my iPhone to keep it charged while we followed Google Maps to Long Beach, and the two hour ride was smooth and easy. I realized why this car — Hyundai’s least expensive — was called the Accent.

Its accent is on affordability. [Read more…]

another sunday, another hyundai

Hyundai Sonata

It was definitely fitting that Hyundai gave us a 2015 Sonata Sport to drive out to the desert last Sunday because, well, this car is hot! [Read more…]

the hyundai elantra sport: it’s just like us!

Hyundai Elantra

When my friends at Hyundai learned that Michael and I were celebrating our 33rd anniversary last week, they offered us an Elantra Sport for our drive to the Inn at Rancho Santa Fe.

Okay, the Inn is only nine miles away but still … [Read more…]

sunday in the hyundai

Hyundai Santa Fe

Climbing into the driver seat of the Hyundai Santa Fe felt like coming home. It felt roomy and cushy and very user-friendly. In fact, it felt a lot like my beloved Kia Sorento.  [Read more…]