Nature Photography Day

  June 15 is Nature Photography Day. The North American Nature Photography Association (NANPA) created the day in 2006 as a way to encourage people to learn and enjoy capturing the beauty of nature through their cameras. Nature photography is a branch of photography that is devoted to taking pictures of natural elements including landscapes, [read more] …

Dayton Ohio – Walk and Talk Book Club

  When: Saturday, June 17, 2017   9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Saturday, July 15, 2017   9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Saturday, August 19, 2017   9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Saturday, September 16, 2017   9:00 M – 10:00 AM Where: Sweet Arrow Reserve Address: 789 Little Sugarcreek Rd, Bellbrook, OH 45440 [map it] Cost: Free Event A book [read more] …

Top Tips for a Fun Road Trip

Top Tips for a Fun Road Trip Be Comfortable Drive Between 45 and 55 mph for optimum MPG – it is a road trip not a road race. Stay off the highways. Enjoy the Scenic Byways. Roll Down the window, except for cow country. Get your favorite music ready.  Doesn’t matter what you play as [read more] …

Clean and Maintain Your Home Like an IT Professional

More and more professional are staying home due to cutbacks, layoffs or if they are lucky telecommuting.  It is a hard adjustment to become a “Home Project Manager” or “Domestic Engineer”.  The best advice I have ever received is from my Mom, “Treat your house like your computers and network”. Downloads Available      House Management [read more] …

Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts

SPONSORED ARTICLE Monthly Gift Clubs If you are looking for a great Mother’s Day gift, these subscription boxes for moms should cover everyone on your list! You can print out a gift certificate to give on Mother’s Day or just let them know their first box will be arriving soon. Subscription boxes are the most [read more] …

New App for Family Chores :: Homey

Homey – Chores and Rewards App Enables Parents to Transfer Allowance to Kids’ Bank Accounts HomeyLabs, startup that developed an app to help families organize and connect, just launched a new version of Homey – Chores and Rewards, that now enables parents to transfer allowance to child’s checking or savings account. The app is available [read more] …

Scout It Out Creative Venue Booking Site Now Live

Three NYC-based artists have launched Scout It Out, an easy-to-use, mobile friendly, online marketplace providing real-time booking of creative arts venues. After a year of testing a beta version, the site is fully functional, with access to nearly 100 unique spaces. WHO WE ARE: Kendra Curtis, CEO, former Technology Manager at Google, Inc. and producer [read more] …

Five Tips For a Fresh Financial Start

For those looking to get ahead financially, Leon LaBrecque, managing partner of LJPR Financial Advisors, has a few tips to get started on the right foot. Making small good choices now can set the tone for grander gestures later in the year, like saving for a child’s college fund or preparing for retirement. LaBrecque suggests [read more] …

Google Chrome Cheat Sheet

Receive Your Complimentary Tips and Tricks Guide NOW! “Google Chrome Cheat Sheet“ With this cheat sheet you will receive daily updates in your email for free, courtesy of Make Tech Easier. If you’re a regular Chrome user, chances are you know your way around the program by using your keyboard. By now, you might hit [read more] …

Eureka Launches New Vacuums

Eureka, a world leading home cleaning appliances manufacturer acquired by Midea in 2016, will highlight the company’s latest vacuum cleaners at the 2017 International Home + Housewares Show (IHHS) to redefine modern home cleaning as a simple and joyful task. The trade fair will be held from March 18 to 21 at the McCormick Place [read more] …

Add Wifi to Your Digital Camera

Eyefi Mobi Pro is an SDHC memory card with a pro punch: available in 16GB and 32GB capacity, it includes built-in WiFi that connects your camera, at lightning speeds to your smartphone, tablet, PC or Mac. Just pop it into your camera and install any of our desktop or mobile apps to instantly transfer RAW and JPEG. [read more] …

Ribbet! The Best Adobe Photoshop Alternative

When Google closed down Picnik, in early 2012, there was enormous public outcry. People had come to rely on the service, that brought “photo awesomeness” to everyone, and they weren’t happy to see it go, to say the least. The overpriced Adobe Photoshop moved to the cloud with $20 / month plans. Gimp is never, truly, [read more] …