ZAGGsparq 6000

Disclosure: Zagg send us a sparq 6000, free of charge to try out! When I am out and about my iPhone 5 is my lifeline. It is my GPS, my camera, my computer oh and of course my phone too. Because it functions as all of that my battery does not last long, which is a major problem on days that I have to be out of the house for an extended period of time with no way to recharge. I did extensive research on portable batteries and one name that kept popping up was Zagg.  Zaggs latest line of portable chargers are go by the name of  ZAGGsparq's. ZAGGsparq's are different because, unlike most portable chargers, … [Read more...]

Picture Keeper – Save Your Holiday Memories!

Disclosure: This post brought to you by Picture Keeper. Pictures are so important in this day and age. No one really prints them anymore, they just store them digitally. I am guilty of storing them in "the cloud" but to be honest I have no idea what the could is! Why am I trusting all my precious memories to this? The cloud is a network of servers, and each server has a different function. Some servers deliver a service while others are responsible for storing data. “Cloud computing” means storing and accessing data and programs over the Internet instead of your computer or smartphone's hard drive. … [Read more...]

Smart Tech to Help You Fulfill Your New Year Travel Resolutions

Going on a vacation can be exciting, but getting to your destination and not enjoying your stay or trips along the way is the last thing you would want. Tech is here to make things easier and travel more fun. As you plan your travel resolutions, have you considered what you need to bring along to make your trip more convenient and memorable? Here are some tech tips you should consider to help you fulfill your new year travel resolutions: New Generation Smartphones: iPhone X New generation smartphones are hitting the market with more travel-friendly features. With improvements to camera systems … [Read more...]

Lutemax2020 | What’s Your B.L.U.E.™?

Disclosure: This post brought to you by Lutemax 2020. With cold and flu season right around the corner, you will see many people talking about the importance of good health. Maybe they will recommend eating healthy all winter long, or taking an extra vitamin each day. However, you never see anyone talk about the importance of maintaining healthy vision. "Blue light exposure can cause eye fatigue and headaches..." The majority of people work on computers all day long, and when not on a computer are using their phone- and this is so bad for our eyes. High-energy blue light emits from almost all … [Read more...]

Sticking To Our Budget With EveryDollar

Disclosure: This post brought to you by EveryDollar. A few months ago Nathan and I decided that we wanted to gain control of our debt. Our goal is to be as debt free as possible at the end of 2016 and to do that we needed a plan. After much research, we decided to use the Dave Ramsey snowball method. It's a very easy to use program that we started the day we found it. His program breaks getting out of debt into seven very easy to follow baby steps (you can read more about them here). His first step is to secure at least a $1,000.00 emergency fund. We did that by reducing our food budget for the … [Read more...]

Goze: Protect & Amplify Your Phone

Disclosure: This post brought to you by Goze. Did you know the average human looks at their phone every thirty seconds? Crazy isn't it? Something that really didn't even exist 30 years ago is now a very important part of every day life. They go everywhere with us, even the dirtiest of places (yes I sometimes scroll Pinterest in the bathroom, don't lie- you do it too!), they are used for everything (banking, GPS, camera) and they take quite a beating. All this means, for me at least I want to be able to protect and keep my phone as safe as possible. There are about a billion different cases on the … [Read more...]

QuickFlics: Never Lose A Photo Again

Disclosure: This post brought to you by QuickFlics. I have a DSLR camera. A really nice DSLR camera. However the thing is so big and bulky I rarely use it to take every day pictures. Some of my most treasured photos are stored on my smart phone. The other day, I had a moment of panic when I thought I lost my phone. All those precious memories- gone! All those irreplaceable photos- gone! I never backed them up. I never thought I needed to and to be honest I have no idea how to back up phone pictures- till now! With the QuickFlics app, organizing, archiving, and sharing your life on a smart, custom … [Read more...]