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Simply Your Life
Technology

I have been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Where do you and your family spend most of your time together? For my family, we have a few favorite spots we like to hang out.

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easter candy alternatives
Current SweepstakesParenting and FamilyTechnology

It feels like we just got past the holidays, doesn’t it? Well, here we are. Faced with another one! Easter is here and if you are anything like me, you are scrambling! It’s Easter Bunny crunch time and it’s up to me to make sure that he brings my little

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MobiRock
Technology

It is crazy how technology has taken over many areas of our lives. I am sitting here looking around me and I am cracking up! Within a 5 foot radius of where I sit, I have 2 laptops, 2 tablets, 3 smartphones, 2 speakers, 3 remotes and a handful of

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Reasons To Get A Case For Your Tablet3
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When I got my tablet I didn’t really think much about getting a case. Then my husband wanted to play with it. And my son. And so on. I quickly realized that I needed to protect this expensive piece of hardware. Considering tablets can cost as much as computers, it’s

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Top Accessories For Your iPad
Current SweepstakesTechnology

As is the pattern in our household, my kids usually get the latest tech gadgets before I do. As much as I would love to jump on the technology train when a new product comes out, I do not. Typically, we can only afford to purchase one electronic device at

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Top Five Tips To Protect Yourself Online
Technology

This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me by Coupons.com. Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and ModlyChic. Even though we may not want to think about it, we are at some sort of security risk every day. The threats can range from the

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Five Reasons To Get A Tablet
Technology

I’ve had an e-reader for a few years now so I never considered the need for a tablet. Once Aidan came into my crazy world, I quickly discovered that I would be needing to do a lot of my daily tasks on the go! While my e-reader had some basic

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Be More Productive With The Dell Venue 8 Pro Tablet
Current SweepstakesTechnology

I am in a partnership with Intel. Through this partnership I gain access to content, product, or other forms of value. Do you feel as if the technology world is just whizzing past you? While all your friends are using the latest advances in the tech world, you feel like

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Two Hard Drives With Windows 8 Install
Technology

The following post is from my son, Billy Steele, aspiring computer tech & IT guy! Windows 8 being installed on a new computer hard drive with no previous Operating System installed. These steps will guide you on how to install Windows 8.1 on a new computer built from the ground

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Using Multiple Monitors Makes Working Easier
Technology

I have been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. When I work, I have at least 10 tabs open on my laptop at one time and this is minimal. I am constantly going from email

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How To Upgrade To Windows 8.1 #WindowsChampions
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Many of us could not wait to get our hands on the new Windows 8 when it was released last year. It has been so much fun using all the apps, enjoying the ease of navigating it and the overall look and feel of it. Now that you have gotten

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Five Must Haves For Business Travel
Technology

Before I began writing for this blog, I had been on a grand total of one business trip in my lifetime. I worked for a loan company and I flew to Washington, D.C. for a closing on a big bank loan. I flew up at 5 am, completed the transaction

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family game night with #intelAIO
Technology

#spon: I am in a partnership with Intel. Through this partnership I gain access to content, product, or other forms of value. The dynamics of my home sure have changed since opening my Intel AIO HP Envy Rove 20 Computer 2 months ago! I become more and more impressed with the

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Lepow Moonstone
Current SweepstakesTechnology

Spring break is just a few weeks away and my family is planning to hit the road. We have decided to visit my oldest daughter who lives in Atlanta. Luckily, that is just about a 4 hour drive, which is not too bad for any of us to endure. Although

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Henry Playing Xbox
Technology

If you have a gamer in your house, chances are, you also have an Xbox. We got the kids an Xbox 360 last Christmas and it was one of the top gifts we have ever given them. We bought them each a gaming chair, the Xbox, controllers and a few

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Zubie App
Technology

This post brought to you by Zubie. All opinions are 100% mine. We are on the brink of this cold and snowy weather turning to spring like temperatures and conditions. With that comes a rush of families who are itching to get out of the house due to winter cabin

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life changing technology
Technology

#spon: I am in a partnership with Intel. Through this partnership I gain access to content, product, or other forms of value. The transition into parenthood can be one of the most hectic and overwhelming times in your life. On the flip side, it is the most beautiful and fulfilling

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Windows Makes Sticking To Resolutions Easier
Technology

It is hard to believe it has already been over 3 months since the newest, and in my opinion, greatest, version of Windows came on the scene. The world was already abuzz when we got Windows 8.0 from Microsoft, but when the upgrade for 8.1 came along, it made it

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vinci tablet
Current SweepstakesTechnology

Today is National Digital Learning Day! For a girl who loves tech, this is the perfect holiday for me! Whenever a new device or gadget comes out, I love to read up on it and usually add it to my tech wish list. I love how much easier my life

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You Will Flip Over The Lenovo Yoga Pro 2
Technology

If you have not seen the Lenovo Yoga Pro 2 in action, you are in for a huge treat. When I say you will flip over it, I am not kidding! It is flexible, thin, lightweight and sassy, comes in Grey or Clementine Orange and will change what you think

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Vtech (1)
Current SweepstakesTechnology

The Holiday Climax is over and our houses are overloaded with all the new gifts. This is a great time to talk about safety. There are people in the world who are on the prowl looking for cars, homes and business to break into. Many have new vehicles, and new

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Zubie (1)
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This post brought to you by Zubie. All opinions are 100% mine. Whew, the holidays are over and we can now settle into a more predictable routine. After all the hustle and bustle of the holidays, it is nice to get back into the daily activities of life. The kids

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5 ways to stick with your new years resolutions
Current SweepstakesTechnology

Traditionally, once the holidays are over and we ring in the new year, we vow to change some of our not so great habits. It has been said the making of resolutions got its start way back in the early Roman times. Some say the Romans would sit and reflect

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Samsung S4
Technology

If you are in the market for a new smartphone, there are many options out there. The tricky thing is to weed through what is out there to find the phone you need. May of the phone available have very similar features, so finding what is special about them is

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Reinventing Reading through Ebook Apps
Technology

There is no doubt that the whole world of publishing, writing and reading has been changed by the popularity of eBooks. Most notably thanks to the success of Amazon’s Kindle, fans of books today are increasingly virtually reading them rather than being lumbered with an unwieldy physical book.  The eBook

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Crosley Turntable
Technology

I am a huge music fan, which I am super excited to have had that love passed on to me from my mom. All of my kids are also huge music buffs and not only listen to it but also play. Chelsea plays several stringed instruments and Caitlin plays the

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Last Minute Stocking Stuffers For The Music Lover On Your List
Technology

Are you or someone on your gift giving list a music lover? Music has magical powers to transport you to another place, time or feeling. It can lift you up when you are feeling down or remind you of a time, place or person from years past. Some people love

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FInally Noise Cancelling Headphones With Great Sound And Fit
Technology

When you picture noise cancelling headphones, so you picture the landscaping crew or folks directing planes? You know, the bright orange headphones which are big and bulky and look like they weigh a ton? I am talking instead about a pair of headphones you can wear to enjoy music or

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Looking For Last Minute Gift Ideas For Your Tech Lover?
GiftsTechnology

A techie can be one of the easiest people to buy for because there is so may cool gadgets available. Depending if they are interested in computers, smart phones, music or media, there is something out there to make them smile! Does your techie spend hours playing video games or

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See Your World Through A Video Monitoring System
Technology

You may not have thought about it, but this is the season thieves are as excited about as we are. We are busy planning, preparing and shopping for all of the festivities the holidays bring. We have fuller pantries, refrigerators and closets than any other time of the year. We

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