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Tech Tuesday

Using technology to solve a parenting problem, we cover apps, software, gadgets, and whatever we can fit into the tech bucket. Since we’re geeky girls, that’s a lot!

Tech Tuesday: What do you do about family accounts?

February 12, 2013

Hi y’all, I want to know how you navigate your way around shared accounts in different situations. As I was trying to create a spotify playlist for you for next week’s Tech Tuesday post, I ran into some issues with being unable to access the family account. Grrr. Having been married almost a decade, it […]

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Tech Tuesday: Let YouTube read to your child

February 5, 2013

Kids love screens, AMIRITE? I am prone to feeling guilty about any second of screen-time my kids have, so I constantly remind myself that there’s so much great educational content on tv and on our mobile devices, that their access to digital stuff is actually part of a healthy, balanced diet of media for a […]

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Using technology to solve a parenting problem, we cover apps, software, gadgets, and whatever we can fit into the tech bucket. Since we’re geeky girls, that’s a lot!

Tech Tuesday: giggle link love

January 29, 2013

In keeping with our new Tech Tuesday theme, I want to share a few tip-full blog posts and some techie products for parents and kids. Tech product picks for parents on giggle.com GLO nightlight is a funky piece of decor, practical fading-over-time nightlight, AND a clever toy. Cool. Babycook PRO (at $200 yowzer!) makes cooking […]

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Tech Tuesday: Never forget a toy at Grandma’s

January 29, 2013

My family went on a roadtrip this weekend and brought a small basket of toys and games to entertain ourselves. In fact, this is the set of goodies we picked. In order to not leave a single wind-up monkey or treasured truck behind, I took a photo of our loot with my phone as we […]

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Using technology to solve a parenting problem, we cover apps, software, gadgets, and whatever we can fit into the tech bucket. Since we’re geeky girls, that’s a lot!

Tech Tuesday: How to exercise without leaving the house

January 22, 2013

We all know what jogging strollers were invented for, but that doesn’t mean we feel inspired to use one. Even if it’s outfitted with an insane attachment that promises to increase the efficiency of the workout. (Love Handles run $99.) Maybe it’s -2 degrees outside; maybe your toddler is sleeping; or maybe you simply cannot […]

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Tech Tuesday: How I use Pinterest to solve my fashion angst

January 15, 2013

If my closet could magically fill itself with well-fitted (pressed!) clothes that suited my shape and whims without me ever having to set foot into an apparel store, I would be a very happy girl. I hate shopping; I like having cute stuff but not all the picking and sore feet that goes along with […]

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Using technology to solve a parenting problem, we cover apps, software, gadgets, and whatever we can fit into the tech bucket. Since we’re geeky girls, that’s a lot!

Tech Tuesday: How I use Siri for discipline

January 8, 2013

I’ve been an iPhone owner for about two months now and have been enjoying the ability to dictate a text while I’m driving — or simply too lazy to type. People make all kinds of fun of Siri, but I think she’s splendid. I want to share a few truly useful scenarios and would love […]

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