How has modern technology had an impact on our daily lives?

How has modern technology had an impact on our daily lives?

Modern technology has an impact on our daily lives. This can make our lives easier, or better in some way. Technology is all around us. Have you ever stopped to think about how modern technology has changed the way we live? We use it every single day of our lives. Indoor plumbing and electricity are created and possible because of modern technology. I don't know how our ancestors lived without the modern technology that we have today. Then again, since it was not an option it wasn't on their radar at all. Technology is always changing. If you...
4 Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! Books to fuel your curiosity

4 Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! Books to fuel your curiosity

Do you enjoy learning new and unique things? Perhaps you love to find unique and bizarre things that are surprisingly real? Every year Ripley's Believe It or Not! comes out with an annual book. Do you remember watching the television show growing up? I do! There are many more books in this series than the 4 I own. These books are great for family bonding time, and for an older child that may not really like to read much. Some of the stories in these books shock me and also disgust me. The 4 Ripleys Believe It or Not Books I own: Ripley's...
Seeing Is Believing these weird facts in this Ripley’s Believe It or Not Book

Seeing Is Believing these weird facts in this Ripley’s Believe It or Not Book

Seeing is Believing is one of the many books Ripley's Believe It or Not has for you to purchase. A new one is released every year. We own four of them but there are many more! Title: Seeing is Believing Author: Ripley's Believe It or Not Series: Ripley's Believe It or Not Annual Series Publisher: Ripley Publishing Genre: Non-Fiction Pages: 256 Release Date: August 4, 2009 Buy Links: Amazon Seeing is Believing Book Summary: The 6th title in the best selling Ripley’s Believe It or Not! annual series is a compendium of incredible bizarre facts,...
Ereaders are lightweight and make reading easy when on the go

Ereaders are lightweight and make reading easy when on the go

Ereaders are lightweight and make reading easy when on the go. The Kobo Aura is a great compact ereader that is perfect for reading at home and when on the go. The Kobo Aura is a great e-ink technology e-reader. I love that it's so small and lightweight which allow me to read for hours and my hands don't get tired from holding something heavy. Suffering from Fibromyalgia makes my whole body hurt, especially my hands some days. Ereaders make it easy for me to be able to lay in bed or stretch out on the couch to read. E-ink is designed to...
Janiebee sells adorable personalized items that are great for children

Janiebee sells adorable personalized items that are great for children

Janiebee sells adorable personalized items that are great for children. Children love to see their name on things, and Janiebee makes it easy to keep track of your child's belonging when they are away from home. Do you have a child in your life that loves to have their name on items? I know I did growing up, thankfully I have a common name. My daughter's name is Jenna. You would think it was a common name, yet we had a hard time finding her name on items when she was growing up. My nieces and nephew? Forget it! You will not find their names...
Healthy meals are important not just at home, but at work too

Healthy meals are important not just at home, but at work too

Healthy meals are important not just at home, but at work too. Eating healthy is most than one healthy meal. It is a commitment and includes your snacks to be healthy as well. There is more to healthy eating than not eating out, although that is part of it. Do you eat fruits and vegetables? How about all of the food groups? I know we do not eat as healthy as we should. It's hard with just the two of us, we don't really make big meals. We tend to just buy quick things we like, and then have “fend for yourself” nights for dinner....
Creating a family budget does not have to be stressful

Creating a family budget does not have to be stressful

Creating a family budget does not have to be stressful. Having a budget is important, but it doesn't have to be stressful. Also, showing your children how to budget money is a great tool they can practice as children and have a system in place for adulthood. I am the one that does the budget for our household, and I make sure to update our spending every single time we make a purchase. The reason for this is, we only get paid once a month. I created a very easy to follow family budget plan. I have a sheet for every month in my binder. I...
10 gifts perfect for the special man in your life for Father’s Day

10 gifts perfect for the special man in your life for Father’s Day

Father's day this year is on Sunday, June 17th. Father's day is a day to celebrate our fathers, uncles, grandfathers and any positive male role model we have in our lives or the lives of our children. I've come up with a few different gift ideas. Unfortunately, my step-father passed away a few years ago. I no longer celebrate this holiday. My husband does not have any children but he has a lot of nieces and nephews. Sometimes they get him something small, sometimes not. Every man is different and would appreciate something different for...