Loss of life and property damage are arguably the worst by products of natural disasters like Hurricane Irma, that recently rocked my hometown in Lee County Florida. The lasting effects of a hurricane can be quite extensive and inconvenient; Loss of power in homes and business is at the top of that list. Irma knocked… Continue reading Hurricane Tips: How To Conserve Your Smartphone Battery
There’s a monster hurricane on “a collision course for Florida” to quote The Washington Post. As this Category 5 storm approaches I felt it was the perfect time to switch the focus of my blog from Pretty to Prepared. I’ve been a Floridian since I was 6 years old, were not going to do the… Continue reading Hurricane Irma: Preparedness vs Panic
What does Christmas mean to you? I’m not speaking in a religious sense, pause and take a moment to think about what Christmas really means to you. This time of year is so magical and wonderful for so many people. There’s Pumpkin Spice Lattes, last minute shopping, wrapping presents, awkward family moments and tons of holiday… Continue reading What does Christmas mean to you?
This blog post is completely off the cuff, not planned or sponsored, there aren’t fancy new products to review. Sorry to disappoint! I received my US magazine in the mail today and it compelled me to write. I realize the first two generalized thoughts are: “Then why do you pay for it?” “Why do you… Continue reading Media Mayhem, or whatever….