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Logitech Harmony Smart Keyboard from Best Buy Review

Logitech Harmony Smart Keyboard from Best Buy Review

  If you are like me you probably have several components that make up your home entertainment system. About 2 years ago I upgraded my old receiver to a new Sony receiver with HDMI that is the hub of everything. From there the LCD TV, DirecTV box, CD player, XBox 360, Playstation 3, and WiiContinue Reading

Must Have Kitchen Gadget: The Slow Cooker Lets You Spend Less Time in the Kitchen

Must Have Kitchen Gadget: The Slow Cooker Lets You Spend Less Time in the Kitchen

I may not have a foodie blog, but I am definitely a foodie. I love to cook, and I love to eat. However, I have to admit that sometimes I do not want to spend hours in the kitchen preparing a meal. With a houseful of 6 it can be a lot of cooking! ThisContinue Reading

Take Action Against the Heartbleed Bug

Take Action Against the Heartbleed Bug

By now you have probably heard about the Heartbleed Bug. You may be wondering exactly what it is and if you need to worry about it. Worrying about it instantly becomes a pain in the butt, but unfortunately it is necessary. Sigh… What is the Heartbleed Bug? In short the Heartbleed Bug is a seriousContinue Reading

Join Us on Twitter to Discuss How to Raise America’s Top Young Scientist

Join Us on Twitter to Discuss How to Raise America’s Top Young Scientist

Whether you realize it or not, our world is run by the magic of science. Scientists are responsible for inventing, building, designing, and making things work. There are many careers in science. People are Archaeologists, astronomers, biologists, chemists, computer scientists (my favorite), engineers, geneticists, geologists, physicists, meteorologists, and many more. All of those careers fallContinue Reading

5 Free Tools to Help You Create Great Pinterest Images

5 Free Tools to Help You Create Great Pinterest Images

In my post Creating Pinterest Worthy Blog Content I gave you general tips on making sure that your blog posts are ready for Pinterest. Of course starting with great content is #1. Remember that not every post will do well on Pinterest. However, you should treat every post as if it could potentially be pinned.Continue Reading

Apple Offers Parents Refunds for In-App Purchases

Apple Offers Parents Refunds for In-App Purchases

For a long time we have been hearing on the news that parents were upset with Apple over charges that their beloved children racked up in their Apple store accounts due to those purchases being made without the need to enter a password. And the problem is that innocent kids do not know the differenceContinue Reading

Feeding America – The Great American Milk Drive Begins Now!

Feeding America – The Great American Milk Drive Begins Now!

This is a compensated post on behalf of the Great American Milk Drive and Mom It Forward. All opinions are my own. Since we were kids we have been told that milk does a body good. It contains vitamins and calcium needed for the development of strong bones and muscles. Being the mother of 4Continue Reading

Put Your Blender to Work! Try These 12 Awesome Smoothie Recipes

Put Your Blender to Work! Try These 12 Awesome Smoothie Recipes

I have mentioned before that I love my kitchen gadgets as much as I love my computer gadgets. I have a rotisserie, a waffle maker, coffee maker, pancake maker, panini maker, and the list goes on. But by far my favorite kitchen gadget to use is my blender! It gets used all the time. IContinue Reading

12 Tips to Bring New Life to Old Blog Posts

12 Tips to Bring New Life to Old Blog Posts

For those of us who have been blogging for a while we may have years’ worth of great posts in our archives that have collected dust. Every now and then one of them may get a hit from Google or Bing, but for the most part those posts sit there collecting dust because no oneContinue Reading

5 Shows on Netflix that Inspire Kids to Embrace Science

5 Shows on Netflix that Inspire Kids to Embrace Science

Memories of last December’s 5th grade science fair still haunt me. I spent hours talking to my girls about what they think is interesting enough to be an experiment. There was time spent researching things on the web. And then the time spent actually doing the experiment, documenting results, creating a presentation board, and writingContinue Reading

Using Multiple Screens to #CatchItAll with Best Buy

Using Multiple Screens to #CatchItAll with Best Buy

I have touted the importance of multiple screens before. When working I generally have 2 computers going for work and one for entertainment. I use my HP desktop computer with 3 screens attached, my Macbook Pro, and my HP Envy 23 All-in-One. Overkill? Not at all! I feel extra productive being able to spin inContinue Reading

5 Apps Every Stay-At-Home Mom Needs

5 Apps Every Stay-At-Home Mom Needs

Being a mom is a tough job! So much to do. So much to remember. So little sleep! But of course it’s all worth it for the joy of raising a child. Some say that being a stay-at-home mom can sometimes be the most stressful job of all, but with the continued advancement of technology,Continue Reading

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