Quick Tech Tip to Fall Asleep Faster

Like many people, I tend to lay awake in bed at the end of the night, scrolling through my newsfeed on Facebook or checking my email one last time. I am a card-carrying blogger & part of the Verizon influencer team, after all. Or maybe I’m just addicted to social media. Maybe both. In an age where our mobile devices are almost always within arms’ reach, it’s hard to resist the temptation to check your cell phone one last time before {Read More}

Sortly Review: The Ultimate Organizer App

Sortly has been billed as the Ultimate Organizer App. Considering how much help I need organizing my house, I was more than happy to agree to put it to the test and share my thoughts with y’all. What is Sortly? Sortly is an iTunes app available for iPhone & iPad that helps you create a visual inventory of all of your stuff. And by stuff, I mean just about anything you can think of – your pictures, your books, your home {Read More}

New Children’s Book Recommendation Service: Beanstack

Looking for children’s book recommendations for your kids? The St. Paul Public Library recently launched Beanstack, a free online service that offers personalized recommendations of books tailored to your child’s age, interests, and reading level, along with learning tips to help you engage with your child. Best of all, it’s available to anyone, anywhere – even if you don’t have a library card! How Beanstack Works Beanstack is a free app that matches up your child’s reading level, interests, and {Read More}

What does the phablet say? #VZWVoices #Mom

Up until a few weeks ago, I had never heard the word phablet before (pronounce fab-let). What the heck is a phablet and what does it do? The easy answer is…

Levi’s First Skype With Mr Grey’s Kids #VZWVoices #Mom

I’m currently participating in the Verizon Moms Voices blogging program. I received a complimentary device and six months of service in exchange for my honest opinions. A couple weeks ago, Levi and I both met Mr. Grey’s (Mykl’s) kids Tillie & Lucy for the first time. We met at Subway for dinner, then took all of them to the Eagle’s Nest indoor playground. It was great to meet in a low-key setting where the kids could run around and play. The {Read More}

I Think Delta In2ition Will Help Me Take Over The World #WomensIn2ition #Sponsored

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Delta Faucets. I received a product sample and promotional item as a thank you for participating. I’ve had my Delta In2ition showerhead installed for a while now, and I’m still really loving it. Last night, for instance, I realized that taking a bath will likely help me take over the world. Normally, I do all my serious thinking in the shower, because there’s just something magic about {Read More}

Moshi Monsters: Moshlings – A Gamer Gift

If you have children between the ages of 6 and 12, chances are, you are familiar with the global phenomenon Moshi Monsters. Since I was not familiar, I went over to www.moshimonsters.com and signed up to adopt a monster. This game allows children to adopt a monster to take care of by playing games with friends. They can even “grow” pets (called Moshlings in the garden by combining seed combinations. Bright colors, spunky music, and fun games abound, and I {Read More}