Category Archives: Tech

Thinking About Holiday Shopping? Check Out New Toys from V-Tech Kids!

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IMG_8314Even though it’s still summer, some people (such as myself) like to plan ahead and start thinking about holiday shopping. I recently attended an event for V-Tech’s newest toys and while most will be available for purchasing only in October, take a look at some of my favorite picks for kids of all ages (and scroll to the bottom for one special product available now!) Read the rest of this entry

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The Nexus 7: An Affordable High-Performance Tablet

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nexus7I’m not very tech-savvy but I try to keep up with the latest technology. Back in November I attended an event for the Snapdragon 800 processor where I learned all about the processor and it’s superior features that make it stand out. I recently received a Nexus 7 tablet which has the Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor and had a blast trying out all of its cool features. Here’s what I thought: Read the rest of this entry

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Processor

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IMG_047-MI admit, I am not super-savvy when it comes to technology and gadgets. Not just in the blogger world, but in general. I do, however, appreciate how technology can enhance our lives and makes some things a little easier and more fun. I recently attended an event for the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor and was amazed at how much technology is present in pretty much everything these days and how it can really add to our lives! Read the rest of this entry

Holiday Shopping: Cool Kids’ Gifts from Nickelodeon

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nick-hgg-logoIt’s easy to buy holiday gifts for my kids – I know exactly what they’re into. The hard part is buying for my nephews, niece and my friends’ kids. They all seem to have every toy that’s out there and each year I struggle to get them the one toy that they’ll love and that will stand out from the gazillion other toys they’ll get. This year I’m going by their favorite TV shows and their favorite characters. Nickelodeon and Nick Jr. are so popular, it seems every kid has at least one favorite TV show, if not more on there. I recently attended an event which showcased some amazing gifts for the holidays and I’m going to share some of my favorite items for fans of Dora, SpongeBob SquarePants, Bubble Guppies, Peter Rabbit and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (yup, they’re back!) Read the rest of this entry

The Little Mermaid Second Screen Live: Fun & Games with Your Favorite Mermaid!

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IMG_4878When I was in college I went to see the Rocky Horror Picture Show. The audience put on quite a performance. I remember feeling like part of a group in a very unique and interactive movie experience. Last week I had a similar feeling when I attended a screening of The Little Mermaid Second Screen Live. The screening was synched to an app and my 6.5-year-old daughter and I had so much fun watching and feeling like we were part of the movie. Read the rest of this entry

With Agloves You Can Keep Your Hands Warm And Use Your Smartphone at the Same Time!

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sport-product-page-3Most of my friends know that I’m the type of girl who likes to have it all: I like to eat chocolate eclairs and not gain weight; I like a husband with a strong personality who lets me tell him what to do; I like using my smartphone when it’s cold out and not freeze my fingers off. I am happy to announce that now I can achieve one of the above! Agloves are gloves that keep my hands toasty and allow me to use my smartphone while still wearing them. Read the rest of this entry