This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of AeroLife™ for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. The future was supposed to bring us instant meals; with the press of a button, we were supposed to have culinary delights spring out of something as small as the average pill in seconds. Instead, we […]
I don’t care if today is Mud Pack Day. I’m not doing this again.
Do you choose your teeth to be Anakin, Vader, or Yoda fresh?
Taking risks and doing crazy things are part and parcel of being a teenager. I pulled my fair share of idiotic stunts at that age, that’s for sure. All teens are going to test the limits and do things they know are risky at some point. I truly wish more of them would stop and […]
Many of the single geek guys I know are not very handy in the kitchen. They tend to live on pizza, ramen and things eaten straight out of the can. I know that I’ve been guilty of these same habits for far too long. I’m beginning to learn that cooking isn’t all that difficult – […]
You have an important date coming up within the hour, and you lost track of time. You may even have an important meeting across town that you are rushing to get ready for. The problem is, you feel and look like you’ve been lounging around in your pajamas for two days. You don’t have time […]
The article title may make you shrug your shoulders and not much care if a few bees are dying because you are using your cellular device more than ever. However, if you enjoy eating then you might want to pay attention. Swiss researcher Daniel Favre has concluded a study, and has noted that the worldwide […]
This is a guest post written by my Community Manager Kat. Derek was a friend of mine for about six years, and his loss leaves a large hole in my heart and within the Gnomedex community. On the morning of May 4th, 2011, I read fourteen words that stopped me in my tracks. Though I […]
A few hours ago, Duodave posted an an interesting discussion on our LockerGnome Q&A site. He wonders if online addictions are real or something made up by professionals. I’m here to tell you that Internet addiction is very real. It can cause your health, relationships and work performance to deteriorate if you don’t realize you […]
We’ve discussed having a good backup plan for your computer many times in the past. I’ve given you tips and tricks and offered coupons to software that can keep your information safe. One thing I don’t think we’ve ever touched on is having a personal backup plan. Unfortunately, there is no software in this world […]
The FCC will announce their new emergency warning system later today, which is called the Personal Localized Alerting Network (PLAN). This new service will let emergency officials send text messages to cellular devices in locations where something may threaten your safety and well-being. Alerts will continue on television and radio stations. However, the FCC recognizes […]
“I don’t wanna grow up, I’m a Toys “R” Us kid…” How many times have you sung this little ditty in response to someone mistaking you for an adult? I may be a tad closer to forty than thirty now, but I’ve often said that I refuse to grow up. I’ve come to learn this […]
Cancer is an ugly beast which leaves death and destruction in its wake. It doesn’t care who it goes after: a handsome little boy who has his Daddy’s eyes, a young woman with toddlers at home bravely hiding her pain from the kids or the grandmother is the cornerstone of the family. Cancer tries to […]
Hindsight is always 20/20 or so they say. Once you have lived through an experience, you can look back and clearly see the situation. You’re able to think of ways you may have been able to change the outcome or handled yourself differently. Often, you may long for a simple do-over, knowing in your heart […]
If you happen to be someone who wears prescription glasses which have bifocal or progressive lenses in them, you may want to sit up and pay attention right now. Thanks to PixelOptics, your life – and your eyes – could make a drastic change in the near future. Beginning in June, the company will roll […]