My Survivalist Dream

I have this wild dream that I know will never come true.  I want to live off the grid.  When I say off the grid, I mean self sufficient…I’ll still need internet access.  How else am I going to leave nuggets of wisdom for everyone to read?  I’m not sure what reason I have for

Transfer Files Between Different Phones with MobileTrans

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How many times have you changed phones?   Personally I have changed phones many times and my wife goes through phones like she’ll get a reward for using more than anyone else.  One problem when changing phones is transferring all of your data over to your new phone.  Today I’m looking at Wondershare MobileTrans for

9 Must Have Mobile Apps For Traveling

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If you love travelling, you certainly want everything to be in the perfect place and well organized to eliminate the hassles that can possibly happen during your travel period. Travelling can cause you significant stress especially when you travel unprepared without any tool to use to assist you in all your travelling needs. Keeping your

Family Trip: Holiday Festival of Lights

Charleston County, South Carolina has a great event each year during the Christmas season.  The Holiday Festival of Lights at James Island County Park features over 700 displays with over 2 million lights.  The Holiday Festival of lights is ranked on the top of many lists around the world for light displays. We live in

Gift Idea: Secure Paper Shredder

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I’m a hard person to buy for…at least that’s what my wife tells me.  But honestly it’s not that difficult there are many tech gadgets and toys I’d love to have.  This Christmas, I’m writing this post to help you with at least one idea for that small business owner/consultant in your life.  Today I’m

The Great Bathroom Explorer

My four year old has a mission in life.  It must be a great feeling to be only four and already know what you want to do with your life.  What’s his mission?   To go to every bathroom on the planet.  It never fails, when we go somewhere the first thing he does is

Stop Clowning Around

I have a confession to make…I dislike clowns.  That’s actually a bit of an understatement….I detest clowns.   Ok, let’s go for complete honesty…I am terrified of clowns.  There, I said it. Being afraid of clowns is not a rare condition, there are many of us out there.  There’s even a name for it, Coulrophobia is

Who Needs Christmas Cards

Each year we get together as a family and take Christmas photos for our Christmas cards we send to friends and family.  There is also a tradition, which we don’t take part in, where you send a Christmas letter/newsletter where you update everyone with what’s happened to your family over the past year.  I think

Android KitKat – New Features for Developers

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Android KitKat undoubtedly brings all of Android’s state-of-the-art, elegant, and most useful features to more devices in all places. Android KitKat 4.4 arrives with all new features and looks which includes a new tool set to learn for mobile app developers and designers. Google’s latest OS is designed to run smoothly and faster on a

New Job Title: Elf Photographer

Have you noticed this new phenomenon…well maybe it’s not “new” but it’s new to me.  My Facebook feed is filled with photos of Elves in various strange situations and poses.   It actually very strange if you think about it.  We parents are posing these little elves, which we paid a lot of money for,