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Devices for Streaming Netflix

Devices for Streaming Netflix

I’ve been a member of the Netflix Stream Team for a couple years now and am gearing up to start another year. As a participant, I receive loads of information about upcoming Netflix Originals, series updates, movies, documentaries and ...
It’s Time to Upgrade Your Router

It’s Time to Upgrade Your Router

When it comes to computers and technology at home, the responsibility falls in my lap to make sure everything is working as advertised. This covers everything from our robotic vacuum, our collection of Apple iPhones & iPads and most imp ...
Let Your Child Trick-Or-Treat Parentless

Let Your Child Trick-Or-Treat Parentless

I have to continually remind myself that I’m not *that* mom. The one who disguises their concerns for their child’s safety and security by being extra cool and making their kids want them to tag along wherever they go. Both the ...
Are There Any Minuses to the SoundPlus?

Are There Any Minuses to the SoundPlus?

In a normal tone of voice, I called from downstairs, “Madison” And when there was no response, I moved to the bottom of the stairs and repeated, “Madison.” Then partially up the stairs in a much sterner decibel, R ...
The Information is There: Research It!

The Information is There: Research It!

Last Saturday I joined a lovely group of Iowa bloggers during the #IowaBloggersUnite gathering. The presentations were a mix of slide shows and round table discussions for both seasoned and new bloggers. Everyone, including myself, asked qu ...
Vacuuming From The Comfort of My Bed

Vacuuming From The Comfort of My Bed

Everyone has that one brand that makes them smile. For my uncle, it’s Coca Cola. His wife, Pepsi. A friend flips whenever she sees Dooney and Bourke while another is head-over-heels for Disney. For me, one brand that has stolen my hea ...
Tech It Up in Time For School

Tech It Up in Time For School

If you’re on Facebook, you no doubt have started seeing it. The barrage of photos of children of all ages holding placards to their chests as they stand in front of their homes. “First day of xxx grade, 2016”. Or maybe you ...
What To Do If Your Phone Takes a Dip

What To Do If Your Phone Takes a Dip

A few years ago while en route with a friend to a conference, we stopped to use the airport restroom. I heard a plop followed by an expletive. It’s not what you think. This isn’t a potty-mouth story. Nor is it a story about bath ...