Protect your Family Home with a Home Automation System

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Protect Your Family Home with a Home Automation System With a million things going on, kids to chauffeur, meals to cook just to name a few, it’s really easy to lose track of things.  Forget to lock the door?  Not sure if you left the lights on?  SAGE by Hughes can help you out, from anywhere ...

Fun ways to enjoy a portable projector

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Fun ways to enjoy a smart portable projector   Fun ways to enjoy a portable projector Here are some other ways to enjoy a projector in addition to the traditional movies-at-home use! Movies under the stars Enjoy a movie in the yard! You can use that projector and enjoy movies out in your own yard, hanging out on a blanket...all ...

Highlights Every Day App

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Highlights Every Day App Highlights magazine was one of my first magazines to read, and my kids have enjoyed it as well. Our school's teachers suggest ordering it, and even our pediatrician has copies in the offices for kids to read while waiting for appointments.  The Highlights formula has stood the test of time and ...

Cat ear headphones: Fun, functional and funky!

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This is a sponsored blog; while the views expressed here were genuinely mine, consideration was paid to me by Brookstone to review this cat ear headphones product. Cat Ear Headphones: Fun, Functional & Funky! For adults and many teens, there are so many different ways to express your personal style: what you wear, what you drive, what ...

Poptropica Game expands with new Poptropica Book #MysteryoftheMap

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Poptropica is a virtual online world in which kids from 7-13 children take part in adventures that require creativity, persistence, logic, and coordination to solve. It's not new- it's actually been around since 2009. See? Not new...I have just been under a rock. I like to read books before I play games or watch movies ...

Robots For Kids That Teach Coding: Dash and Dot

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Computers are such an intrinsic part of our everyday lives that most of us take them for granted. But, did you ever wish you could learn computer code? That’s right, like the guys that started it all? Maybe your kids? Wouldn’t you love for your kid to be the next, Steve Jobs or the inventor ...

Star Stable Online Game for Horse Lovers

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We are so excited to bring you this super fun giveaway from our friends at Star Stable. If you remember, we discovered the island of Jorvik and the fun of being one of thousands of Star Riders exploring the island last summer, -my daughter has been playing frequently ever since. Quick synopsis: Star Stable is a mutli-level online ...

Moments that Make Memories

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The holidays are fast approaching and with the holidays comes wish lists.  Younger children start thinking about their list for Santa and the older kids are putting lists together for mom and dad.  I'm putting together a holiday wish list too but mine is a different kind of wish list.  I'm wishing for special time ...

Having the Smart Talk about Smart Technology Use

Having the Smart Talk about Smart Technology Use

Last year for Christmas Ella received a smartphone.  She’s an awesome kid and it was an awesome gift.  She’s been really great this last year about how she’s using it and what she uses it for but she is getting older.  While she’s still an awesome kid, as kids get older they get more curious ...

Comcast Customer Service & Services

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Listen, I've been a Comcast customer on and off (yes, sometimes off) for years, since we moved to our current town.  We have changed providers in the past due to cost and, quite frankly, customer service issues.  I have found that most people I speak to about the brand share this experience with me. But ...