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What I Discovered From 23andMe – DNA Genetic Testing

May 17, 2017

I know it’s been a while, but this past Valentine’s Day instead of getting more kitchen tools, gadgets or flowers, I asked the boyfriend for 23andMe, a personalized genetic service that helps you understand what your 23 pairs of chromosomes – your DNA. The DNA genetic test gives information on everything from how much DNA you share with our Neanderthal ancestors, but also to your family, your ancestry, your traits to even how much caffeine you like to consume.  The service offers two…

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Sites and Apps Technology

5 Festive and Fun Holiday Apps to Use This Season

December 1, 2016

Christmas is almost here!  Are you ready for it?  Does the thought of gift shopping and sending out holiday cards stress you out?  If it does, allow me to recommend a few holiday apps that can make this holiday season stress-free.  Managing family drama not included. Elfster Secret Santa is definitely one of the best holiday traditions, but if your friends and family aren’t meeting in advance to pick a name out of a hat, the Elfster website is a helpful tool…

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Smart Home Devices Technology

Canary – The Smart Home Security for Travelers

July 30, 2016

Whether you live alone with pets or not, staying connected to what’s going on at home while you’re traveling can be a challenge. Sure, we may all have mobile apps like Facebook Messenger or Facetime that help us communicate with friends and family while traveling, but what about your home – what’s going on while you’re away? How do you make sure that your pet-sitter or home-sitter stopped by to check on on your home?  Thank goodness for the Canary, a smart…

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Top Wine Apps That Will Turn You Into a Wine Geek

February 18, 2016

In honor of National Drink Wine Day, which is observed February 18, I researched a few mobile wine apps that will inspire or help any newbie sound like a wine geek genius.  Just like you, I’m always looking for a new wine to try that’s not only delicious, but are also easy to find that won’t break the bank.  I’ve had my fair share of wine, but I’m far from being a sommelier, which is why I rely on research and…

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Fashion & Style Gear and Gadgets Lifestyle Technology

Monster Diamondz Headphones Are A Gal’s Best Friend

May 9, 2015

Ladies, let’s take a moment to geek out about diamondz and their gorgeous clarity and sparkling perfection.  That’s right, I’m talking about Monster Diamondz headphones, the other sparkling accessory:  #MonsterDiamondTears Monster is known to be the innovators in audio, including plenty of new headphones designed to compete with Beats models, which carried the Monster label until the two companies went their separate ways in 2012. These days the headphones that’s getting plenty of attention are the flashy, female-friendly model called the Diamond Tears Edge…

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