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Switch Up Your Easter Decor With These Creative Egg Alternatives

Friday, April 4th, 2014
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Alternatives to Traditional Dyed Easter Eggs

Easter is coming up quickly, which means that now is a great time to get all of your supplies set for your annual Easter egg decorating. If you’re looking to switch up your methods from the standard dyes and stickers, we have a good feeling that you’ll find these alternatives to traditional dyed Easter eggs are extremely helpful. They’re a great way of showing off a little bit of your creative side.

While dyeing regular eggs can be a lot of fun, and can make for great decorations or an appealing centerpiece, they only last for a couple of days when sitting at room temperature. If you’re looking for a more long-term decorating solution, there are some great ways of making more unconventional Easter eggs that can last for years. Here are a few creative ideas that we have found, which are not only easy to make, but cost-effective as well. (more…)

Get Your Fingers on a 4×4 in Kansas City at Matt Ford

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
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The Tonight Show Fingers on a 4×4 Contest

If you’re a Jimmy Fallon fan, or have been following the show lately, you likely already know that Jimmy Fallon has been looking to buy a truck. There were a lot of automakers running some creative campaigns attempting to get Fallon to buy a truck from then, but despite their efforts, Jimmy Fallon settled on the best-selling truck in America: the Ford F-150—in particular, the Ford F-150 King Ranch. Great choice, Jimmy. Of course Jimmy isn’t just going to just buy the truck flat out. Instead, he has decided to kick off what he is calling The Tonight Show Fingers on a 4×4 Contest. (more…)

Get Your Fingers on a 4×4 in Kansas City at Matt Ford

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
the-tonight-show-fingers-on-4x4-contest-ford-f-150-king-ranch

The Tonight Show Fingers on a 4×4 Contest

If you’re a Jimmy Fallon fan, or have been following the show lately, you likely already know that Jimmy Fallon has been looking to buy a truck. There were a lot of automakers running some creative campaigns attempting to get Fallon to buy a truck from then, but despite their efforts, Jimmy Fallon settled on the best-selling truck in America: the Ford F-150—in particular, the Ford F-150 King Ranch. Great choice, Jimmy. Of course Jimmy isn’t just going to just buy the truck flat out. Instead, he has decided to kick off what he is calling The Tonight Show Fingers on a 4×4 Contest. (more…)

How Many Boxes of Cereal Can Fit Inside a Ford?

Thursday, March 20th, 2014
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Storage Capacities of Ford Vehicles

Here on the Matt Ford blog we spend a lot of time discussing the impressive storage capacities of Ford vehicles, but we realize that trying to picture what 60 or 80 cubic feet of storage space looks like can be quite difficult. That’s why we have decided to make it easier for you to imagine the storage space by converting the dimensions to numbers that are a little more understandable—a little easier to consume, if you will. Everyone knows how big a cereal box is, so we’re going to let you know how many boxes of cereal that you could store in some of the Ford vehicles available in our new car inventory. (more…)