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Blogger to WordPress:  Facebook Photos

Blogger to WordPress: Facebook Photos

As our conversion from Blogger to WordPress was completed, it became time to focus on some of the background tasks required when writing a post. This meant looking at ideal photo sizes, proper keyword usage and placement, re-categorizing an ...
Fixing iTunes 11.1.4 – msvcr80.dll

Fixing iTunes 11.1.4 – msvcr80.dll

Did you upgrade your iTunes this week to the latest version? Did the upgrade fail? If you’re running Windows 7 64-bit it seems there is a very good chance it did and corrupted some files during the install. Many people are reporting s ...
Blogger to WordPress:  Preventing Spam

Blogger to WordPress: Preventing Spam

One thing all bloggers have to combat is the deluge of spam comments on their posts. This is not unique to WordPress, we had the same issues on Blogger. Daily we would have to wade through the spam box to make sure no valid comments were be ...
Blogger to WordPress:  Fixing Mobile Links

Blogger to WordPress: Fixing Mobile Links

It’s been just over a month since our grand makeover and so far everything (almost) has gone rather smoothly. Well, except for the PG-13 ads that Google decided to serve up on one of our Disney posts… For those of you wanting to ...
Hey Ocarina!

Hey Ocarina!

What a silly title.  That song will be stuck in my head all afternoon now (hopefully yours too). In fact, it really doesn’t do justice to the latest musical instrument to enter our household. Over the past year we have been subjected ...
Hard Luck Could Mean Good Luck

Hard Luck Could Mean Good Luck

As a kid, I remember gathering up my birthday money and heading off to buy as many Nancy Drew books as I could. To this day, I still remember laying by the nightlight on the floor well after bedtime… reading… and reading… ...
Headed to Fix the Museum…

Headed to Fix the Museum…

We pride ourselves in exposing the kids to a lot of different activities. Festivals, hobby events, museums and more. Whenever we see an opportunity to introduce them to art, culture, history or different hobbies, we like to take advantage o ...
Is That a Frog in Your Pocket?

Is That a Frog in Your Pocket?

We never used to be Apple freaks.  Well, maybe I was – my first computer was an Apple II+ back in the late 80’s.  But after that, it was all Microsoft products from DOS 3.1 though Windows 7.  Then I received an iPod Touch for Ch ...
Future Fashion Designer?

Future Fashion Designer?

I really hate to admit this but my kids have no faith in my fashion sense. At all. I guess I can’t blame though because I rely on my husband to help me buy new clothes. I’m perfectly happy in jeans and a sweatshirt but that isn& ...
Safely Exploring the Wild

Safely Exploring the Wild

I’m not sure where the obsession started but there is no denying it… Miss M is head over heels crazy about huskies. Her goal is to collect “Every husky in the whole world.” She looks at stuffed ones, ceramic ones, pi ...