Driving Safety

[Video] Teaching My 10-Year-Old-Son About Car Tire Safety with Cooper Tires

We partnered with Cooper Tires for this post, but as always, all opinions are ours. You’ve heard the saying, “boys and their toys.” When you think of “toys” you think of automobiles if they are adults and and if they are kids, you think the obvious toys. Now that our boy is getting older we […]

New Campaign “Tread Wisely” Aims to Promote Teen Driver & Tire Safety

The Cooper Tire & Rubber Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Cooper Tire, announced a new partnership with the National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS) to promote driver and tire safety among teens and young adults, ages 15 to 25. The “Tread Wisely” program will involve young people in the process of educating and motivating their […]

Nominate Your Florida School to be a “Ford Safe Driving Zone”

We are proud to partner with our “Safety Driving” partner, Ford Motor Company, for this initiative. Multitasking is part of today’s busier-than-ever society but the practice can actually be deadly while behind the wheel. With the constant increase of demands, the temptation to split our focus is stronger than ever, creating a new and very […]

Teel Alert: Ford Driving Skills For Life Clinics Launch

South Florida Ford is excited to announce that Ford Driving Skills For Life is coming to Miami! Professional drivers will be at Sun Life Stadium February 14th to teach students, teens and other “at risk” drivers key skills (in both English & Spanish). You can learn more about Driving Skills for Life here or see […]

Teens & Ford Driving Skills for Life

TEEN CONTENT ALERT:  The Ford Motor Company Driving Skills for Life campaign and driving clinics are traveling around the country giving parents and influencers an excellent opportunity to help the special teens in their life build their safe driving skills. And why is this more important than ever? The NUMBER ONE KILLER OF TEENS ARE […]

Ford ‘Drunk Suit’ Aims to Prevent Teen Drunk Driving Accidents

Los Tweens has partnered with Ford to share information on the “drunk suit” that aims to prevent teen drunk driving accidents.  Ford is a sponsor of Los Tweens however all opinions are our own. Car accidents are the leading cause of death among teens in the U.S.  Add alcohol and the statistics become even more […]

Stop By Coral Gables Museum for Cool ArtCycle Exhibit

Given the insane 2014 winter hitting many parts of the nation, Miami is a hot spot right now – literally! If you find yourself in the area before February 23rd – we suggest making time to visit the out-of-the-ordinary Coral Gables Museum with your tweens and teens. Our amigos at Ford in partnership with ARTcycle […]

Make a Commitment to ‘Safe Teen Driving’

DISCLAIMER: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Latina Mom Bloggers and State Farm.  However, all opinions expressed are my own. As I mentioned in our last post about State Farm’s Celebrate My Drive campaign, I’m the daughter of a former ‘safety director’ who made my very young friends (6-13 year olds) watch driving […]

Is your Teen’s School registered for Celebrate My Drive?

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Latina Mom Bloggers and State Farm.  However, all opinions expressed are my own. When I was a young tween- about 9 years old, my father was a regional safety director for a large telecommunications company and used to have with him entirely too many driving safety videos. […]

Never Too Early to Talk Driver’s Safety

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Latina Mom Bloggers and State Farm.  However, all opinions expressed are my own. Did you know that crashes are the number 1 killer of teens and that their first year of driving is the most dangerous? Sad but true facts.  A recent survey conducted by State Farm […]