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The Best Phone Case for an iPhone 6/6s

The Best Phone Case for an iPhone 6/6s

I realize the title of this article is probably what brought you here. You may be in the market for a new case for your somewhat-aging iPhone 6 or 6s. Or for that matter, maybe an iPhone 7. I’ve owned every iteration of the iPhone sin ...
Break Out of a Rut with These Boredom Busters

Break Out of a Rut with These Boredom Busters

Is anyone else counting down the days until we can go outside without 15 layers of clothing? My girls are school-aged so we don’t have the emotional strains that come with being cooped up inside during horrible winter months. Well, we ...
Did You Read That Right? Probably Not.

Did You Read That Right? Probably Not.

With two teenage daughters, I’ll be the first to admit that communication can sometimes be a challenge. I rant quite often about tone of voice and how something can be misinterpreted simply by how you say it. (Ironically, I often say ...
Inside and Out With the BenQ Projector

Inside and Out With the BenQ Projector

Let’s talk a bit about what you got for Christmas. Hopefully by now all the presents are unwrapped and Christmas lists are fulfilled. We’re happy to announce that only one thing will be headed back to the store – a super-s ...
New Year’s Countdown Ideas for Kids

New Year’s Countdown Ideas for Kids

With Christmas in the rear view mirror, we can now concentrate on celebrations for ringing in the new year. I’m at an age where staying up until midnight can sometimes be a challenge and the girls are at an age where staying up until ...
This Router Will Be the Core of Your Home Security

This Router Will Be the Core of Your Home Security

I’ve always been a fan of technology, especially anything about home computers. Well before the advent of the internet, I was a loyal subscriber to Computer Shopper, PC World, PC Magazine, PC Gamers and many, many (MANY) others. The m ...
Tech Savvy Seniors Gravitating Toward Smartphones

Tech Savvy Seniors Gravitating Toward Smartphones

When the iPhones first came out, we encouraged my MIL to invest in one – as did we. We explained she would be able to FaceTime with the grandkids whenever she wanted to, thus making the distance feel not so awful. We also promised we ...
How We Got Mom to Tolerate Video Games

How We Got Mom to Tolerate Video Games

Two years ago we gave our oldest daughter an Xbox One for Christmas. It was a natural upgrade from our heavily-used Xbox 360 and something she had been asking to receive for quite some time. We had previously relegated everything video game ...
Ticket to Ride First Journey App Overview

Ticket to Ride First Journey App Overview

Whether online or offline, we’re big advocates for encouraging people to play games. Games are great as  entertainment, awesome teaching tools, facilitate bonding, are social and so much more. Whenever I find an opportunity to encoura ...
Preparing for Wars with Netflix

Preparing for Wars with Netflix

Did you see the big news yesterday? No, I’m not talking about Matt Lauer being fired from NBC. Although to be honest, everything surrounding all the harassment has turned into a war of its own. That’s as much as you’ll hea ...