Discover Boating

With summer officially here, how are you spending your summer vacation. As you can see from my many posts, we have already taken our first official summer vacation by driving to New York. (Yes, there will be several more posts to come from that trip!). We also do a lot of camping in the summer too. We tent camp, so that is always an adventure in itself. … [Read more...]

Abbey’s Hope

Did you know that drowning is second only to car crashes as the leading cause of unintentional death among children. One of the hidden dangers is pool drains. Between the drains that are improperly maintained to those with faulty covers can kill, there are some steps you need to take: Avoid dangerous drains.  Before swimming, tie up your hair so that it … [Read more...]

Toweligator

At some point, every beachgoer has experienced trouble with the wind ripping away their beach towel or struggled with trying to hang that wet suit or beach towel up to dry on less-than ideal surfaces.  My inlaws have a pool, so we have this problem all the time.  Originally designed to hold your beach towel securely in place, either in the sand or on your … [Read more...]

10 Reasons Why Your Mom WILL Use Google+

Robert Scoble wrote a post about why your mom won't be using Google+.  If you read my post from last week, you know I've had the ability to play with Google+ for a bit now, and I have to disagree.  Why?  Well, I'm a mom.  And I use Google+. 1.  I love Circles.  The argument seems to be that non-geeks won't understand circles and won't use them.  I can … [Read more...]