Control Your Garage Door and Your Smart Home – Chamberlain MyQ® Home Bridge

I'm sure you have heard of the term Smart Home. While I love everything about the Smart Home concept, I think a better name for it would be "Smart People's Home" because while there is a lot of really smart tech involved, it takes even smarter people to make the decisions to put that tech into … [Read more...]

Get Strong Wifi in Every Room of Your House with Milo

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Milo Wifi. All opinions are 100% mine. This month we are moving from our tiny, but cozy, house into a much bigger house. There are a LOT of benefits to this move and only a few small negatives. One is that with a lot more house, our router … [Read more...]

Sonos One Voice Speaker with Amazon Alexa Built Right In

As Amazon's Alexa keeps getting more useful (and more awesome) more and more products capable of interacting with it are becoming available and the newest (and quite possibly the best) is the Sonos One wireless speaker, available at Best Buy. If you are a music lover, it's a sound option you won't … [Read more...]

Change How You Charge Your Phone with Samsung Devices at Best Buy

I remember when I got my first cell phone over 13 years ago (wow, I feel old). I was in college and wanted to have my own phone because my then-boyfriend was going to be in military training for most of the summer and I wanted him to be able to reach me when he could. I lived with my parents during … [Read more...]

Protect Your Home Network from Hacking

Doesn't it seem like every week we hear about a situation where someone we know or a whole group of people were hacked, had personal information compromised or in some other way had a "security breach"? While I would never want to go back to the days before we had all the connectivity that makes our … [Read more...]

Amazon Smartphone Trade-In: Get Gift Cards for Your Devices!

As fall looms on the horizon, so do new smartphones, making now the ideal time to trade in your old devices through the Amazon Trade-In program. The Amazon Trade-In program makes the upgrade decision easier than ever with a streamlined submission process, plus a 28-day lock-in period, so you can … [Read more...]

Spend Less on Your Phone Service and More on FUN with Republic Wireless + Exclusive Promo Code

Let's face it. If you're reading this blog post it is very unlikely that you have an unlimited source of cash. I know I don't! What that means is that we make decisions each day about where to spend our money and how much to spend. My philosophy is to spend as little as possible on the boring stuff, … [Read more...]

Best Buy Now Offering Xperia Ultra and Premium Unlocked Phones

Best Buy has outdone themselves with this one.  They have just rolled out two new unlocked smartphones that work with major carriers such as  AT&T, Verizon, and Cricket. The Xperia XZ Premium is the world's first 4K HDR and super slow-motion smartphone. Xperia XA1 Ultra You can only get this … [Read more...]

Get More TV for Less with DISH

We are a TV family. Oh, sure we like other types of entertainment - I'm a big reader, we love music, etc., but for us TV is where it's at. What we DON'T like is paying a lot for TV! Favorite shows don't seem quite so awesome when you know you're paying an arm and a leg just to keep the channels … [Read more...]

LG Smart Security: Protect Your Home AND Your Pets!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of LG for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I feel fortunate that I work at home and am able to spend most of my time in my house. I feel secure when I'm here - how could I not with my German Shepherd Toby hanging out with my every day?!? But, … [Read more...]