How Will Instagram’s New Algorithm Affect You?

Social networks like Facebook and Twitter have changed the way their social feeds operate. It was only a matter of time before Instagram jumped on the gravy train. With over 400 million strong, Instagram's community is growing by the day. ...more
I don't even care about Instagram any more. Someone hacked my account in February and despite ... more

16 Photography Projects for 2016

Maybe you've decided that your goal this year is to improve your photography. One of the best ways is to start one of the many photography projects out there. Photography projects jumpstart your creativity, help you strengthen your photography skills, and document parts of your every day life that you never would have captured otherwise. There are many photography projects to choose from, so for 2016, I've got 16 photography project ideas for you! Choose one and watch your photography improve while you have fun. ...more
Great ideas! I love the Saturday morning one, especially. In the photo-a-day category, a friend ... more

Should We Really Be Using Facebook for Political Statements?

I'm taking a short detour from my usual topics to ask what you think about discussing controversial topics with your friends on Facebook. Specifically, since it's a social site, is Facebook kind of like a virtual living room, where discussions of politics and religion should be off limits unless you know the people really really well or at least know they are likely to agree with you? Or is it like newsgoups used to be, a great place to say whatever comes into your head and the devil take the consequences? Or is it perhaps some kind of hybrid, since you know most of the people in real life, albeit not always very well? ...more
I use Facebook almost exclusively for political posts, as I'm very active politically in my ... more

Thank You, Facebook, for Keeping Me Connected from the Middle of Nowhere

I had a hard time making friends here. I just couldn't find women my age who weren't already plugged into their groups of friends. I didn't really try very hard. I stayed connected to old friends with email. I redecorated our house. I bought a lot of yarn. I started volunteering. And one day, I found Facebook. ...more
livingin4rooms Thanks for your comment. My best to you and your family, I'm thankful for your ... more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your July 2014 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
Traveling ... probably only posting photos for the next few ... more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your July 2014 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your July 2014 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
Skipped June this year, but I'm on it, doggone it, for July! Some posts will be words, some will ... more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your May 2014 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
Getting ready for another long ... more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your May 2014 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
The big birthday lunch, followed by the big birthday ... more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your May 2014 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
Best birthday wishes to ... more
Menu