Before you and your family decide to take a trip of any length this summer, remember to have your car checked out at your local/trusted mechanic. This may seem like an obvious thing to mention, however I am sure not one person wants to find themselves stranded on the side of the road with a broken down car. Especially if this were to occur far from home or help of any kind and with your whole family in tow. And on a lighter note air fresheners for my car are a must have. Who wants their car to smell like stale, greasy food with a hint of…?