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VinylLove: An iPad App Review

Merry Christmas! Hope you are enjoying the sights, sounds and smells of the season with your family. As I write this, I am watching a beautiful sunset complete with sundogs from my in-laws sunroom. The smell of freshly baked lefse…
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Advent Calendar of Experiences

The Advent calendar has been a tradition I’ve cherished since I was a little girl. I love both the sense of anticipation it creates and the way it marks the passing of time, reminding us to be present and cherish…
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Audible: An iPhone App Review

I’ve been listening to audiobooks religiously for just about two years. But, I only made the move to Audible this Fall. Trying Audible was inspired by the recommendation of a couple of my friends. But, the Audible app was what…
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Davis’s Digital Book Report

Confession As a Mom, I love homework.  Sitting at our dining room table with my older son, Davis, (and often his little brother, Reid, who is a pre-schooler but likes to have “homework”, too) is my favorite part of the day.…
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Haiku Deck – An iPad App Review

If you love a simple, elegant presentation, check out this app. Haiku Deck is billed as a “fast and fum” way “to create beautifully designed slideshows you’ll be proud to share.” And it definitely lives up to the billing.   I have…
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Tips for Choosing an Audiobook

Audiobooks are a great way to fit learning into a busy life. I’ve found that I can fit 30-60 minutes per day in by listening while I get ready or walk on the treadmill. I’ve been listening to audiobooks daily…
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Pinterest with Purpose

At an event last weekend, I was chatting with a friend. We talked about several of the home improvement projects she’s recently completed and our conversation moved to Pinterest. She asked me: So, how many of your pins have you…
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The Family Weekly Review

Doing a family weekly review has made a huge impact for our family.Taking time once a week to review the schedule for upcoming weeks and get clear on who is doing what, when and where has saved a lot of…
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My iPad App Essentials

My iPad is an essential tool in my everyday life. One of my favorite pastimes is to try out new apps. I love to “geek out” with others who tinker in the app world. And, I’m often asked by my…