That's not the school bell ringing - it's your phone

I could tell open this post by telling a story about waiting in line to use a payphone in my high school to call a friend who was supposed to pick me up after sixth period. Or I could reminisce about when pagers became very cool and lots of friends at my high school had them.But that would make me feel old, so let's just move on....more

How We Saved Over $1300 A Year on Our Cell Phone Bill

Okay, you guys. This is a HUUUUUGE thing for me. I did a happy dance. Multiple times. Here's why: We used to be paying $207 a month for our cell phones. Outrageous, right? I have been researching and coming up with ideas to cut down our bill, because there had to be a way to make it cheaper! And now.... our bill is $98 a month. Ahem, that's over $100 saved a month! Score. ...more

19 Ways to Avoid Draining Your Cell Phone Battery

I’m sure you have your own tricks to avoid a flat battery, but let me go a little bit deeper with 19 effective hints to avoid draining your cell phone battery. These tips will help your phone battery last longer so you can stretch and extend the time span between charges. ...more
I can't agree more your hints here. But i have a better suggestion to charge your phone twice ...more

Miracles: Unplugged

A few months back this video went viral:...more

Easy Blog Commenting from Your Mobile Device

Did you make "comment more" one of your resolutions for 2014? Are you reading most blogs on a mobile device such as your phone or tablet? Then you need Schmutzie's extremely helpful tutorial to create shortcuts on your phone so it auto-fills information such as your name, blog title, and blog URL. ...more
jessikerbakes haha you're SO welcome!more

Cell Phone Diarrhea

WHEN it's ACCEPTABLE to gab away on your cell phone in public.Pretty much never.Okaaaay, maybe emergencies like...*"Mom, you forgot me at soccer field again and I'm surrounded by rabid cheetahs."...more

Cell Phone Carrier Secrets Revealed!

Insider Secrets RevealedSecrets of Cell Phone Providers, Creditor's, and more!As a sales rep for a leading wireless communications company, I learned a lot of the tricks of the trade, and my no longer being employed there is now your benefit in my tell all, secrets revealed!1.)           Sales people at retail cellular stores do not make a commission on your cell phone!...more

Upgrading Your Cell Phone Early

We have an awesome cell phone plan, but it wasn’t always that way.  Currently we have free caller id, visual voicemail, extra 5GB of data, call waiting, texting, etc, etc, etc……I have learned many things through many moves about how to get the best service, and deal on cell phone plans.  If you are itching to get the latest and greatest and are near the end of your current contract, there are many options available for upgrading your phone:...more

Cell Phone Rules for a Three Year Old

I take back every complaint I’ve ever voiced about my husband.  While I’ve been down for the count for the past three days with strep, he has stepped up and handled absolutely everything with our kids.  He has fed them three meals plus snacks, cleaned up after them, gotten them dressed, taken them to my parents’ house for Easter dinner without me, and played with them, keeping them busy and happy.When I finally emerged from our bedroom yesterday, I croaked out a question to him from something I had heard while I was sleeping....more

Using a cell phone while you're pregnant may cause your child to develop ADHD

From Yale School of Medicine comes more bad news for cell phones. Using one while your pregnant can expose your baby's brain to radiation, potentially leading to hyperactivity.Although the study was done on mice, the results are believed to apply to humans as well. In the study, mice exposed to radiation as fetuses were more hyperactice and had reduced memory capacity. The cause is likely changes to the prefrontal cortex while in utero.The researchers are recommending that pregnant women limit their exposure to cell phones.Here's the study:...more