Miss Lori wonders if she is truly an SUV Mama in the 2011 Dodge Durango

Earlier this week I wrote about my experience with the 2011 Dodge Caravan. It felt like home because I have been driving a minivan for the last 8 years. It was a fabulous vehicle, though it would be so much better if it was a hybrid! (Just sayin’!) But even with all of that I don’t know if at heart I am a Minivan Mom or…an SUV Mama! So I got behind the wheel of the 2011 Dodge Durango to discover my true nature. [Read more…]

Miss Lori debates whether she is a Minivan Mom or an SUV mom. First the Dodge Caravan

As you know the title of my blog is Musings from my Minivan. If you follow me even a little you know that most of my life is spent in a vehicle. Between my three children, my concert tours, and my social media events my but is permanently formed to the shape of a car seat. Which is why finding the right car to fit my lifestyle, (and my backside for that matter), is so vitally important. My last three cars have been Chrysler Town and Country minivans, used. (Because I worked for PBS not Disney!). [Read more…]

Miss Lori has an eleventh set of thanks and wishes for her birthday she hopes will keep driving forward

I am counting down my blessings for the last fourteen days of being 40 and counting up my wishes for my year as 41. This coupling is about being true to who you are as a professional, not standing in the way of your own creativity, and being very clear about not just what you want in life, but what you need. [Read more…]

Miss Lori says the 2011 Cadillac Escalade is a family treat

I had the pleasure of driving the massive Cadillac Escalade for a week courtesy of my good friend @connieburke and the AWESOME folks at GM. It was a fabulous treat for my children in particular. Movie screens everywhere you look. That meant my kids didn’t have to agree on anything. WORLD PEACE! [Read more…]

Miss Lori says the Buick Enclave is luxury you will pay for at the pump

Let me shout it out: “I loved riding in the 2011 Buick Enclave!” When it arrived at my door I couldn’t believe how beautiful it was. I slid in behind the wheel and I melted like butter. The leather was so soft, the detailing was so warm. I felt stylish, beautiful, ACCOMPLISHED! Driving around I forgot who I was and what wasn’t in my bank account! [Read more…]