You’ve loaded the cast iron cookware, pot holders and necessary utensils into the trunk or bed of the pickup. The ingredients are chilling in the cooler.
All that’s missing is a meal plan.
Below are some ideas for a cast iron camp cookout from the folks at Lodge cast iron.
Apple-picking and haunted hayrides are beloved Fall customs. But there's another fall tradition that's less glamorous but undeniably important: a multi-point inspection to prepare your vehicle for another unforgiving winter.
Maybe the tires are wearing thin or there’s fresh puddles of fluid beneath your car every morning. Even if you aren’t noticing any specific problems, take a cue from law enforcement and make sure everything is as it should be.
Just like moisturizer soothes cracked and dry skin, a coat of polish on a freshly washed car removes accumulated nastiness and restores shine.
Harvest festivals are as much a part of fall as early sunsets and crimson leaves. Such festivals are steeped in tradition and regional pride. Recent years have seen new celebrations sprout as well.
Meals need not always come in a box or handed out a window, and harvest celebrations enjoy a fanatical following for those seeking alternatives to the culture of convenience.
Perhaps you’ve become accustomed to the shudders, squeaks and vibrations inside your vehicle. But that doesn’t mean you have to live with them.
A variety of tapes and foams are among aftermarket accessories available to silence the discord.
“Quiet interior is a major comfort factor in today’s vehicles,” said Ivan Mini, Global Automotive Interiors major market leader for Dow Corning. “Noise-damping lubricants can be economical for vehicle manufacturers to eliminate undesirable interior squeaks, rattles, buzzes and vibrations.”
Cars symbolize freedom and possibilities. Same goes for the Internet. Pair them up and enjoy conveniences straight out of science-fiction.
“Wi-Fi in vehicles allows us to make better use of our time,” said Scott Caswell, senior marketing director for Kenwood. “It helps with directions, streams music, enables us to make a dinner reservation while on the way and lets passengers get the most out of their tablets.”