Author: Kris McDonald

5 Things I Look for When Booking a Luxury Retreat Vacation

It’s no secret that I love to travel. Over the past several years I been blessed to visit many, many places thanks to my blogging career. However, the best trips are those that involve no work. Every now and then you just need to get away and truly relax!! There are several spots that I have visited as part of a blogging junket, or as a conference attendee that I would like to go back to for the full vacation experience. I’ve had the opportunity to visit many places while on vacation. But, I’ve also been to several places...

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Back to Work – How I Feel One Year Later

So it’s been a little over a year since I went back to work after working from home as a full-time entrepreneur for 4 years. Wondering how it’s going? No? Well, I am going to tell you anyway. I AM STILL EXHAUSTED!!! Seriously… Somehow I used to work full-time, have a photography gig almost every weekend, blog on a consistent basis, travel several times a year for blogging junkets and conferences, and manage to build a few websites. I had the drive and motivation then. I had the hustle game DOWN! But now? I.AM.TIRED!!! And I only work 25...

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Vetelli Laptop Bag Review – Stylish Accessories for the Man on the Go

Over the past few years it has become a bit of a tradition for me to buy my husband a new laptop bag around the holidays. Not quite sure how it started, but once it did, I just kept going. He always loves what I choose. And this year was no exception. However, this past Christmas, instead of purchasing a bag, I had the pleasure of receiving the Vetelli Laptop Bag and Classic Leather Toiletry Bag for review. He loves them! It is definitely a step up from the usual schoolboy look laptop backpack. Vetelli is a relatively new...

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Norton Core Secure WiFi Router Review

As you have probably noticed I take home security very seriously. And as a mother of two teens and two 11 year olds, having a reliable router is a huge part of keeping the network in our home safe. And as a person who works from home… a lot… I need a reliable router that won’t throttle my speeds, or disconnect me several times a day. When Best Buy asked me to review the Norton Core Secure WiFi router, I was happy to give it a try. I have to say that this the most unique router I have...

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Dojo by Bullguard Protects Your Smart Home Devices & Network

Not too long ago I gave you a long list of smart home devices that I use in my home. At that time, you may have done some shopping. Or, you may have hesitated. We know that smart home devices can enhance your home security, but you may worry about how having smart home devices affects your home’s network security. This is where the Dojo by Bullguard comes in. What is Dojo? Dojo by BullGuard is the world’s most comprehensive smart home cybersecurity solution. It was created to be an enterprise-grade, network security service for the smart home. No matter which...

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