What is enough to build a life on?

No Money Back Guarantee, No extended Warranty .... Can you blame me for asking if its in the cards? It really was in the cards, My favorite gypsy lady said the Man with the Child is a gift from God! Really? I swore I would never ever ever do this!! I took solemn vows to myself and several glasses of wine that I would never fall in love... Never get married again......more

But I took a picture of the cards... and a praying mantis and stuff... and it was just a pain to ...more

Facebook In Real Life Would Be Super Creepy (video)

Back in 2009, I posted a College Humor Video: Twitter in Real Life. If you think about Twitter statuses and what they reveal, the idea of someone making all of those comments out loud would be awkward at worst, hilarious at best....more
Hey there! What a great way to make one think. Wow! Love the blue books with "Face" on them. ...more

Feeling Secure with a Home Security System

Last year, our local news burst with a story of several teens who broke into a random house in the middle of the night, hacking up a mother and her eleven-year-old daughter up with a machete, and leaving them for dead.  The daughter survived the attack but her mother did not.  This was an incredibly shocking story for the quiet New England town that is less than 20 miles from our house....more

That was a horrible story - one of those stories where I am just dumbfounded that it even ...more

An App That Doesn't Try to Hide Its Dark Side: Creepy

Here's another "warning app" following in the footsteps of Please Rob Me, which scoured the web for geolocated tweets in which people indicated that they were not home, and aggregated them into a single page. It was meant as a social security exercise to bring people's attention to the privacy and security risks of broadcasting their whereabouts, especially when they are away from home....more

Is Your iPhone tracking you? The facts, risks, and solutions

 A "stalker" file on iPhones and 3G iPads running on iOS 4 tracks where you are along with a time stamp and saves it on your device for a year or more. The news of this tracking issue was released yesterday....more

Life is Fragile: Protect What You Have

We believe we are doing our best to protect what we value most in our lives.. family first, then our homes, our jobs, and our income.  But how secure are they really? How sure are you that you have done everything to safeguard your life’s most precious possessions?Recent global events– from natural disasters to the Middle East violence– can make us realize just how fragile life really is. Catastrophic events make us feel mortal, providing a stark glimpse into an uncertain future.  So protecting what we have now is the best we can do....more

Lenore Skenazy live tonight on 'free range kids,' parenting and security

I'm part of a small team. We produce internet based 'radio' programs, called Virtually Speaking. Like much of the better things I've done in my life - like parenting - I started out with almost no appreciation of how much I had to learn and what it would take me to learn it. Another thread .......more

Did I mention we produce our programs before a digitally present audience in Second Life? Yep. ...more

Will I Die Before I get My Life Insurance Policy Approved?

It is one of the most common complaints among life insurance applicants; why does it take so long to get my term life insurance policy? The reality is that it usually takes 4-7 weeks from the time you submit your application for the insurance company's underwriters to review, approve, and issue a policy....more

Are Valentine’s Day Flowers the Best Show of Love?

The nationwide countdown is on for florists.  They are preparing for Valentine’s Day— a day when lovers are tasked with proving their love. It will mean a spending spree of red roses by spouses and significant others competing to showcase their amorous feelings. Women from coast-to-coast will hope to be the first ones in their office to receive that coveted bouquet of flowers, kicking off a non-verbal sparring among female co-workers.  And it seems that the floral gift might help the sender get lucky in the bedroom....more
Valentine day of the lover to express your feelings from your beloved ones & inform how ...more

Retirement is Women’s New Financial Frontier

A newly-released national survey has found that women are focusing their attention on their financial future; specifically how to transition to the retirement years.  The Wells Fargo 6th Annual Retirement Fitness Survey, reveals that women are worried about having a secure retirement.  Here are some of the statistics the survey found....more