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Home With The Kids Top Posts For 2017

Home With The Kids Top Posts For 2017

2017. Not one of my best years, but that’s just how things go sometimes. I’m ready to move on from the problems of the year and keep things moving forward. There were some good times, after all, and I would like to focus on that by sharing some of...

Amazon Bans Outside Incentivized Reviews

Amazon Bans Outside Incentivized Reviews

Amazon has allowed people to receive free or discounted products in exchange for review for a long time. As of October 3, 2016, they have banned that practice, with the exception of their own Vine program. Simply put, they had concerns about the quality of reviews these giveaways were...

Have You Installed a Carbon Monoxide Detector In Your Home?

Have You Installed a Carbon Monoxide Detector In Your Home?

A Facebook friend of mine recently had a big scare, one that could have killed her and her family. A carbon monoxide detector saved their lives. Their furnace and stove were both blamed for the problem, after they had the fire department, gas company and building inspector check things...

Google Preparing to Drop Google Reader – What Are the Alternatives?

Google Preparing to Drop Google Reader – What Are the Alternatives?

I’m not pleased. Google is discontinuing Google Reader as of July 1, 2013.  I’ve happily used Reader for years now. Finding a replacement is not something I look forward to. I’m looking at Feedly as an alternative, but I’m really not sure yet. They’re offering a nice import option,...

TED Talks – Louie Schwartzberg on Gratitude

TED Talks – Louie Schwartzberg on Gratitude

Whether the election went the way you hoped or not, there’s a lot in your life to be grateful for. Today I thought I’d share a TED Talk video on that subject. [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gXDMoiEkyuQ]