Keeping Kids Safe on Their Devices

Keeping Kids Safe on Their Devices

A useful infographic for you – this one with easy ways to help keep your kids safe with their new devices they may be receiving this holiday season. Think about these ideas and write a simple agreement with the specifics (for each child) and have them sign it with you. Make sure you review the rules regularly and update them … Continue Reading →
Planning ahead for emergencies and disasters

Planning ahead for emergencies and disasters

Over the last couple of days we have seen so much about Hurricane Sandy. Before it made landfall there was much talk about getting needed supplies and how things had run out and just a bit of mayhem it seemed. There are some things we just cannot always have in advance, but this storm has made me realize that my … Continue Reading →
Change Your Clock Change Your Battery (and giveaway)

Change Your Clock Change Your Battery (and giveaway)

On November 4 it will be time to change your clocks again. It is also the 25th anniversary of the annual Change Your Clock Change Your Battery program. Energizer and the International Association of Fire Chiefs are working again to raise awareness on the importance of working smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors to keep us safe in our homes. … Continue Reading →
Parking Lot Safety Tip

Parking Lot Safety Tip

A quick tip today for when you are shopping at any store you take your items out in a cart. If you are like me you have your purse in the seat of the cart most of the time. Just like you see I have in this photo above (I did it this time just to take the picture LOL). … Continue Reading →
Dang I need a new smartphone because…. (giveaway)

Dang I need a new smartphone because…. (giveaway)

You would not believe how often I hear something like that. I also get a lot of folks asking me if I can get them a free phone or a good deal on one since people know I work with brands. I wish I had the power to hand out a new smartphone to everyone who has lost, damaged, or … Continue Reading →
10 Ways to Keep Your Money Safe While Traveling

10 Ways to Keep Your Money Safe While Traveling

Vacation season is in full swing this time of year and sadly the crooks know it also. We never want to be the victim of a crime, but on vacation is especially tough. You can take some steps and make plans ahead of time so that you can relax and enjoy your trip and have a worry-free vacation. Do not … Continue Reading →
What Dairy Questions Do You Have?

What Dairy Questions Do You Have?

I’m working on a list of top questions about dairy. Do you have questions about dairy foods? dairy nutrition? dairy farm practices? I’ll be submitting the 4 most common (I’m asking on Twitter and Facebook also) Monday morning to Missouri Farmers Care. Thanks for your input! Continue Reading →
Online Contracts for Your Kids

Online Contracts for Your Kids

My son is 17 now, but he has grown up with access to the internet and has always had computers around him. I have always taught him about being safe online from the start and one thing we did when he started being able to go online without us sitting right there with him was have an online contract. While … Continue Reading →
#RecallsPlus Twitter Party with Great Prizes!

#RecallsPlus Twitter Party with Great Prizes!

Another fun Twitter party this Thursday night (April 26)! I will be joining in as a panelist again this week and I am loving the sponsor this week. Recalls Plus tracks all sorts of recalls and notices and alerts you about them. You can watch for items by age, add a specific product watch, and they even will alert you … Continue Reading →