You might have noticed a new look when logging into your Google+ page. Last week, Google announced that there are now more than 170 million users on Google+, indicating that this social network is becoming more of a contender. Along with this announcement, Google+ introduced a more flexible and functional version of its social network. With a new look and new navigation, Google+ is creating a simpler, more appealing way to connect. Updated Navigation The updated navigation offers more ... Continue Reading
Reduce your chances of experiencing identity theft with these simple tips.
The Federal Trade Commission says millions of Americans have their personal identities stolen each year and that as many as 9 million are victimized in the U.S. alone annually. Though there is still no 100 percent fail-safe solution to this growing problem, there are a lot of easy things you can do to greatly reduce the chances of this ever happening to you. Here’s a short list of easy, must-do steps you can take to maximize your level of protection online: Create only complex passwords ... Continue Reading
Here are some Valetnien’s Day tips to take a simple outfit from pretty to sultry.
You and your Valentine have managed the impossible - you have the evening of February 14th to yourselves. The babysitting gods must be on your side, because finding someone willing to watch a 2-year-old on the (supposedly) most romantic night of the year is no easy feat. Since having a night sans kids is a reason to celebrate in itself, you should at least spend a few extra minutes getting dolled up. Here are some tips to take a simple outfit from pretty to sultry. Great HeightsI know, ... Continue Reading
Green up your vehicles with these simple to follow driving tips.
We have all seen the latest hybrids and electric vehicles to hit the road. These green vehicles can help lower your carbon footprint, but they can be pricey. What if you can’t afford a hybrid or electric vehicle, but want to be a little greener on the road? Green up your current vehicle with these simple to follow driving tips. Don’t be a Jerk Jerky and aggressive driving can really do a number on your MPGs. So drive conservatively. Avoid sudden starts and stops. Try to maintain as ... Continue Reading
Go a little green with these simple and easy ways to make your environmental footprint a little smaller.
Even if you aren't willing to give up your vehicle for a bike, or put solar panels on your home, there are simple and easy ways to make your environmental footprint a little smaller and go a little green. Ditch the Plastic Water Bottles Many of you probably already know that about 30 million single-serve non-returnable containers end up in landfills or as litter every day! That is a lot of garbage and waste, but did you know that 18 million barrels of crude oil equivalent were consumed in ... Continue Reading
Update your wardrobe with 10 simple pieces and you’ll be set for anything life throws your way.
Want to update your wardrobe but don’t know where to start? All you really need is 10 simple pieces and you’ll be set for anything life throws your way. With these go-to items, you’ll be able to mix and match accessories to create hundreds of different styles without putting a strain on your pocket book. Dark Wash Boot Cut Jeans Boot cut jeans are universally flattering and never go out of style. Trends come and go, but these jeans in a dark wash never will go out of ... Continue Reading