8/4 Tips and Tricks
Sun, 04 Aug 2013 17:16:50 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130804/BLOGS/308049982/-1/blogs01It's been a week of dodging rain drops and cooler weather. I took some time out to walk in the rain while enjoying the fresh rain.
Here's a snippet of what's being tweeted about the new Facebook "Home".
Stay Connect to Adventures with Gadget Girl
Wed, 03 Apr 2013 02:21:17 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130403/BLOGS/304039933/-1/blogs01Don't miss a post by signing up for the Adventures with Gadget Girl email.3/29 Technology Week in Review
Fri, 29 Mar 2013 05:30:08 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130329/BLOGS/303299999/-1/blogs01Yeah!!! It's Friday!!!! I would like to introduce you to a new weekly feature called Technology Week in Review. I'll search the web, weeding through all the information to bring you a the latest updates in the world of Technology. Whether you are just interested in ways to improve your small business on the web – I have a little bit of something for everyone each week!
Here's a picture of Miss Tobie, my cat, keeping an eye out for all the latest tech news. [...]]]>
Mailing Easter Eggs Filled with Candy
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 05:30:09 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130326/BLOGS/303269999/-1/blogs01Did you know that the US Post office will ship items other than boxes? They do! Did you know you can mail anything that will take a stamp and weighs less than 13ounces without a box? There's a small fee that goes along with this, but as long as it's less than 108" total (like the FAA for carry-ons - length+width+height) you're a go. It's really fun to mail random items that are 13 ounces or less. I've shipped flip flops (one each week), a t-shirt in a plastic tube, [...]]]>Jefferson City Train Ride
Sun, 24 Mar 2013 17:30:20 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130324/BLOGS/303249981/-1/blogs01Yesterday I took a train ride to Jefferson City, MO from Independence, MO. Here's a little video that I made of our day trip adventure.
If you are looking for a easy way to turn your pictures and videos into a professional looking video, check out Animoto.
Like most email you use a POP account to log into your account on your phone, which brings in a copy of the email but doesn't apply any [...]]]>
Weeding Through Your Facebook Newsfeed
Mon, 11 Mar 2013 10:04:30 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130311/BLOGS/303119998/-1/blogs01I recently saw this status on my Facebook newsfeed and understood the frustration of all the unwanted stuff in their newsfeed.
Fun Facebook Birthday Wishes
Fri, 08 Mar 2013 07:04:30 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130308/BLOGS/303089999/-1/blogs01Make a PDF in One Click
Tue, 05 Mar 2013 11:16:18 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130305/BLOGS/303059984/-1/blogs01Another Winter Storm
Thu, 28 Feb 2013 00:01:00 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130228/BLOGS/302289952/-1/blogs01
With another 8-10 inches of snow predicated for tomorrow night you might be wondering when you need to wake up [...]]]>
A Painted Sky
Sat, 23 Feb 2013 22:04:44 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130223/BLOGS/302239998/-1/blogs01
There's something so peaceful about exploring the country side after a winter snow.
I took these pictures this afternoon while exploring Leavenworth County, KS.
Yesterday was a snow day which meant a day working from home, sledding with the kids, or curling up with a good book. I grabbed my camera and took a series of pictures of the same location every hour
7 Ways to Find Cheaper Gas
Mon, 18 Feb 2013 17:11:05 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130218/BLOGS/302189986/-1/blogs01In the past month gas prices have jump over 40 cents a gallon which just makes me cringe each time I drive by a gas station. To make it a little less painful I'm using the following tips to find cheaper gas around town.
Social Media for Businesses
Mon, 11 Feb 2013 10:04:30 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130211/BLOGS/302119997/-1/blogs01 The Shiny New Gadget Syndrome.
Mon, 04 Feb 2013 05:15:10 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130204/BLOGS/302049998/-1/blogs01 The anticipation on what the next "it" gadget sets the blogs, Facebook, and Twitter on fire!What are the features, who has the inside scoop, and when can we get our hands on these shiny new toys.Yes, it's exciting to see the next it gadget but I don't fall for the hype.
Don't you just hate it when someone tries to spare your feelings by telling you what they think you want to hear. I have [...]]]>Sticking it to the man!
Wed, 16 Jan 2013 05:10:04 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130116/BLOGS/301169997/-1/blogs01The other day I was checking out and my total came to $1.09. I whipped out my [...]]]>How to See Every Facebook Post
Mon, 14 Jan 2013 05:15:11 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130114/BLOGS/301149999/-1/blogs01Losing weight is easier with MyFitnessPal
Fri, 11 Jan 2013 11:20:07 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130111/BLOGS/301119983/-1/blogs01Today's guest post is by my friend Jessica Marvin, a 32 year old Army wife and mother two. I asked Jessica to share what she is using to shed the last bit of baby weight.
I started my weight loss adventure back in 2011 when I realized I was not in my 20's anymore and the baby weight would not just fall off like the first time. That December we moved to Fort Leavenworth and set out on a quest to find a gym [...]]]>
He's Just Not Into You...
Thu, 10 Jan 2013 05:15:07 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130110/BLOGS/301109998/-1/blogs01 It really is a punch in the stomach when the person you crush on likes [...]]]>Five Creative Gifts I gave at Christmas
Wed, 09 Jan 2013 11:20:04 +0000http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20130109/BLOGS/301099991/-1/blogs01Sis' Sweets Cookies and Cafe. One day in late December I went and bought an assortment of 3 dozen cookies and brownies took them home, assembled on plates, and delivered the goodies. I figured this was a win-win situation…I didn't have to bake, I supported a small business, and my neighbors got delicious cookies and brownies.