Update Your Social Media Accounts for 2017

Update Your Social Media Accounts for 2017

With the start of the new year, this is the perfect time to check and update all of your social media accounts. Many of us sign up for just about everything new that comes out, some are more particular. Regardless of how many social media accounts you have, it is always a good idea to log in and update them occasionally. Some of the social media accounts you should be … Continue Reading →
Age Restrictions for Social Media Platforms Infographic

Age Restrictions for Social Media Platforms Infographic

At the Type-A Conference last week my friend Linda Sellers told me about her (new to me) site, Tech Granny. What a brilliant idea! Her blog talks tech but to older, and wiser, folks like grandparents. We all know that kids are born into tech these days and it is second nature to them. Grandparents can learn from Linda about social networks, smartphones, and the like so that they can … Continue Reading →
Pinterest for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8

Pinterest for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8

I know there are several of you who are also Windows fans. The Windows Champions team (disclosure – I’m part of that team and receive certain perks as a part of it) is trying to let Pinterest know that we really, really, really want an official Pinterest app for our Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 devices. On Pinterest’s help pages they have this topic mentioned. You can go there … Continue Reading →
Pinterest Pin to Win New Guidelines for Brands

Pinterest Pin to Win New Guidelines for Brands

I love me some Pinterest (feel free to follow Robyn on Pinterest) and I have promoted and participated in various “pin to win” giveaways since I started using Pinterest. One thing that has happened though is that some of them have gotten a bit spammy in nature – even the ones I promoted. In response to users, Pinterest has updated their guidelines for brands (and that includes bloggers using Pinterest … Continue Reading →
Change to Pinterest and Weekly Roundups

Change to Pinterest and Weekly Roundups

Pinterest is making some changes, I am okay with that and I still love Pinterest. However, one of the changes they have made has to do with how you can embed pins onto your own site. This makes my weekly Pinterest Roundup posts not really look so great though as it builds the links as widgets now that are small. So, I will not be doing a weekly roundup on … Continue Reading →
See what has been pinned on Pinterest from your site?

See what has been pinned on Pinterest from your site?

A super easy Pinterest tip for everyone. Do you wonder what other Pinterest users might have pinned from your site or blog? It is very easy to find out. Just simply go to pinterest.com/source/YourURL.com/ to see. Remember to change “YourURL.com” to whatever your domain name is. Did you try it? Were you surprised by what you found? Continue Reading →
Pinterest Likes and Dislikes

Pinterest Likes and Dislikes

Many of us really enjoy Pinterest. However, for every thing we love about Pinterest there are a few pet peeves people have about it also. Today I want to know your thoughts. What do you like most about Pinterest? Do you have a certain method to how you repin or like certain things? Do you have pet peeves about the way certain pins are done by others? Share your thoughts … Continue Reading →
Slow Cooker Chicken and Stuffing and Easy Side Veggie Options

Slow Cooker Chicken and Stuffing and Easy Side Veggie Options

**Update! I made some changes to this recipe and the new version is better! Take a look at the Slow Cooker Chicken & Stuffing Onion Edition** Pinterest is a great place to find recipes – well sort of. Just like with any other recipe you find online you never know how it will actually turn out. What one person likes, another one doesn’t. Plus there are differences in ingredients and … Continue Reading →
Enlightened Enjoyment (plus giveaway)

Enlightened Enjoyment (plus giveaway)

“Easily amused” is a term I have heard often from family and friends. They are generally shaking their heads at me when they say it. Do I mind? Nope, not a bit! What they are seeing is not just me being easily amused, but rather me being happy and enjoying little things in life! To me, that is a very good thing! You have read posts about me going to … Continue Reading →
Robyn’s Cocktail Lounge

Robyn’s Cocktail Lounge

I do not have a brand new cocktail recipe to share today, but I did want to share that I have created a Pinterest board, Robyn’s Cocktail Lounge, where I have started to collect the drink recipes featured here on my blog and around the web for you all to enjoy. So this weekend – visit my lounge and pick whatever drink you like. Cheers! What is your favorite drink … Continue Reading →