National School Backpack Awareness Day and a Tablet That Can Replace a Laptop

National School Backpack Awareness Day and a Tablet That Can Replace a Laptop

Today is National School Backpack Awareness Day created by the American Occupational Therapy Association. This is actually an important topic as, according to the US Consumer Product Safety Commission, there were more than 22,000 people treated for backpack related injuries in the US last year. That figure included 8,500 children between the ages of 5 and 18 who ended up … Continue Reading →
LAST DAY TO ENTER! Win a Nokia 2520 Tablet!

LAST DAY TO ENTER! Win a Nokia 2520 Tablet!

Okay gang, today is the final day to enter the giveaway to win a Nokia 2520 tablet! I have one of these myself (I’m writing this post on it sitting on the patio) and I just love it. Entering is easy, just comment on posts on my blog. No need to do anything special when you comment either – I … Continue Reading →
#VZWBuzz Giving Away 10 Tablets Friday!

#VZWBuzz Giving Away 10 Tablets Friday!

Yes, you read that right! During our weekly Verizon #VZWBuzz event (I am compensated for my work at this event) tomorrow (Friday) we are going to give away 10 new Sony Xperia Z2 tablets! The new Sony Xperia Z2 is a fantastic tablet that brings together all of the great Sony innovations and content into one powerful device. It is … Continue Reading →
Comment & Win Giveaway: Nokia 2520 Tablet

Comment & Win Giveaway: Nokia 2520 Tablet

Okay everyone, it is time to start another comment & win giveaway here on my blog. These are super easy – you get an entry every time you comment on a blog post of mine. Easy, right? These are my way of saying thank you to everyone for visiting my blog and taking the time to leave a comment. The … Continue Reading →
5 Ways to Digitally Connect With Your Family This Holiday

5 Ways to Digitally Connect With Your Family This Holiday

Digitally connect with your family during your holiday get togethers. We are in the middle of another big holiday time this spring and lots of us will be visiting with family once again. While you may have already connected with some family on Facebook, Twitter, etc., there are probably some other family members that you have not connected with yet. … Continue Reading →
Verizon Cloud Offers 25GB Cloud Storage Free with MORE Everything Plan

Verizon Cloud Offers 25GB Cloud Storage Free with MORE Everything Plan

**UPDATE December 13, 2015** The 25GB Verizon Cloud plan is no longer the current option. Right now customers on the More Everything or any of the S, M, L, or XL plans get 5GB of free Verizon Cloud storage. You can upgrade to 25GB for $2.99/month as well. Like all wireless companies, Verizon changes the offers and plans from time … Continue Reading →
Win Robyn's Microsoft Surface Tablet

Win Robyn's Microsoft Surface Tablet

I adore being part of the Windows Champions team and I do get some pretty nifty perks from being on that team. One of those perks that I have had for over a year now was using a Microsoft Surface RT Tablet (1st edition). I have shared with you about it on my blog, on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and more … Continue Reading →
Friday #VZWBuzz Twitter Party with Fabulous Prizes!

Friday #VZWBuzz Twitter Party with Fabulous Prizes!

As always, I will be with you for the #VZWBuzz party on Twitter. We do these every week from 2-3pm CT plus after the Twitter party we also have a live video broadcast from 3-3:30is CT. Verizon is our gracious sponsor and myself and the rest of TheOnlineMom team host each week (disclosure: I am compensated for my time). This … Continue Reading →
6 Tips for Setting Up Your New Mobile Device

6 Tips for Setting Up Your New Mobile Device

Many of you were hoping for a new smartphone or tablet for the holidays, I hope you got what you wished for! I love all of my mobile devices and I am sure you will love yours once you learn all it can do and how to get things set up. Here are a few tips for setting up your … Continue Reading →