9 Apps I Can't Live Without

I've admitted before I am a bit addicted to my phone. In my defense, my phone actually makes me far more efficient than before I had it. I can work from anywhere, which really is both a blessing and a curse. Nevertheless, I have some apps I absolutely love. So for this edition of Things I'm Loving, I'm focusing on the apps I'm loving right now. ...more
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Touchscreen Devices: Disgusting Germ Gathering Magnets

Cleaning Touchscreen DevicesIf you knew what was lurking on your cellphone screen right now, you would not want to pick it up wearing gloves let alone hold it against your face or touch the screen!  Think of how often we share photos with friends and they touch your screen, you take it to the gym, set it down in places ger...more

You're Doing It Wrong: Your phone might be keeping you single

The scene: A Chicago bar during a college football game. A couple in a booth, accompanied by a male friend. Minutes later, a girl walks in solo and sits with the group, bubbly and smiley. (Said girl, I might add, is pretty damn cute.) ...more

Five Healthy Apps I Can't Live Without

Technology can be a blessing and a curse. I can get a bit caught up in this whole app thing, and have downloaded many losers that actually waste my time and junk up my phone.  After doing a major app cleanse the other day, these are some of my favorite apps that will always have a place on my phone....more

The Other Woman in My Marriage

Every year we get the opportunity to wipe the slate clean and start anew. Many of us make resolutions to lose weight, pay off debt or lead a healthy lifestyle.  So far, my goal this year has been to reconnect with my husband and kick the other woman in our marriage to the curb. You may know her by the name of Siri. ...more
This is hilarious especially since 2 weeks ago MY Facebook post was "There's a new woman in my ...more

TUTORIAL: Take Better Pictures with Your iPhone

The best camera is the one you have with you, a mentor once said to me, and I've heard it dozens of times since. It's the camera you have with you that you know how to use, and that you can easily share photos to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and your blog from. I mostly carry two cameras - my professional Canon DSLR and my iPhone 4S! I use both cameras for different reasons on the SAME day (at Disney World, anyone?) and I have to come to learn that using a smartphone camera is a photography learning experiment all on its own! Even though it doesn't have the same manual settings and complex lenses as a camera, you can still learn it to the best of your ability. Here are my tips on how to get eye-catching photos from iPhone (or any other smartphone) photography. ...more
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TECHNOLOGY TIPS: 10 Apps That Make Your Life Easier

Have you stuck with your New Year's Resolutions?...more

Giving Flipagram Some Love

I admit that I am addicted to Instagram- an app for smart phones.  I have an iPhone and I am on this app as much as Facebook.  You can edit pictures from your phone's camera roll, post, and share these posts by email or other apps.  It is a novice photographer's dream- easy, quick, and makes your pictures look amazing....more

Currently: Favorite photo editing apps

Because I am constantly between my phone and computer editing photos and creating social media content for my job, I end up test out many many photo editing apps to find the ones that best meet my current needs. Though my picks are constantly evolving, here are my favorites at the moment. *Side note: Enjoy my warm and festive tartan background. Doesn't it just make everything cozier?!...more