Articles About U.S. Cellular

Shark Tank Comes to Main Street

Shark Tank Comes to Main Street

I’ve mentioned before that we enjoy watching documentaries on Netflix. They are the epitome of reality television because they’re real, raw and honest. Not to mention… informative. Since both Scott and I have business back ...
Are You Ready to Cut the Cord?

Are You Ready to Cut the Cord?

When I was growing up, my mom worked for the phone company as did my aunt. They both had worked there when they were younger and were able to start with some seniority when they decided to rejoin the workforce after taking time off to raise ...
Back to School for the Mobile Generation

Back to School for the Mobile Generation

When I was a kid, it sure seemed like summer just flew by. Giving up the freedom to be out and about, playing and enjoying the great outdoors wasn’t something any kid looked forward to. Memorial Day to Labor Day was pretty much the be ...
Modern Day Etiquette: Mobile Manners

Modern Day Etiquette: Mobile Manners

A few weeks ago, Miss K attended a fashion camp at the local college. It wasn’t a glorified crafting class, it was full-on educational. They learned about the history of fashion, some DIY fashion, skin care and even etiquette. It was ...
Summer Fun: Band of Better at 80/35

Summer Fun: Band of Better at 80/35

When there isn’t snow on the ground, we try to attend festivals and fairs whenever possible. Sometimes we travel to nearby major cities but more often, we hit local events like the Bix Biederbeck festival, Celtic Highland games, Beau ...
Cell Phone Contracts for Kids

Cell Phone Contracts for Kids

When Miss M celebrated her 8th birthday in second grade, we let her have a sleepover with a handful of friends. We knew most of the kids from extra curricular activities or from volunteering in the classroom. There are a few that we didn ...
Why You Should Want an iPhone 5s

Why You Should Want an iPhone 5s

“I don’t want those backless trendy shoes.” “I will never EVER E.V.E.R. own or drive a mini van.” “I have no need to upgrade to a fancy-shmancy “smart” phone.” These are all three phrase ...
Recycle Electronics and Be Rewarded

Recycle Electronics and Be Rewarded

While there are advantages to living in Iowa, there are many things about big city living that I really miss. When I was in LA we had so many things we could do… Awesome food, activities and events, sports and of course, seldom a lack ...
Financial Management for Mobile Society

Financial Management for Mobile Society

Every so often I provide some kind of reference to the fact that DH and I retired at a young age. There was a time in our lives that we were daunted by debt. It took some financial discipline to get on the right track but what we learned ha ...

No Phone? No Way! At least not willingly!

Have you ever had a favorite restaurant, food or product that was a staple in your life? One that you used every day without really thinking about it… Until the day they discontinued it or it closed down. Yup. That is how I felt for a ...