Ah, the first day of summer. What a perfect time to give the home a summer refresh on a shoestring. Now, for those of us moms smart enough to know that choosing a neutral, earth-tone furniture base gives the perfect foundation for changing up accents per mood or season, you’ll be happy to learn of […]

Arguably, this novel way to fold a shirt has nothing to do with high-tech.  But its brilliantly devised methodology turns the ordinary task of shirt-folding into a perfectly, near-automated mechanical process. Have a look. You’ll see what I mean. (Now to teach my seven-year-old…)

I’d spotted one of these fabulous photos by Canadian photographer Patrice Laroche and his pregnant wife Sandra Denis, but seeing the 9-month series documenting their pregnancy is pure genius, innovative and fun. Wish I’d thought of that! Kudos to Sandra for being willing to bare her baby bump. Canadians rock.  

This edited mashup of 2012’s catchiest pop songs will simply blow your mind. Anyone who’s ever edited audio knows how tricky it is to match up rhythm, key and tempo, but add edited picture to it and you’ll typically have nothing more than a concocted mess. Take a look at what kimaginati0n created on YouTube. Then add […]

Couldn’t resist this one. Thanks to JibJab, now your can make your own Gangnam Style Video to email to friends. For a couple of bucks more, you can download the video to your computer or mobile device so you can have your very own version, like this one, which I embedded into this blog. Gotta […]

If you’ve got kids, you’ll probably head out for Trick-or-Treating around 5:30 or 6 PM with plenty of light outside. But before you know it, night has fallen and costumed kids will be running amass making it impossible to identify which one is yours. You could dress your little ghoul as Luke Skywalker (again) complete with […]

Bet you haven’t seen a camera app like this one before. It turns your whole family Japanese. Or in our case, my Japanese family into Anime. The most fun was watching hubby translate the captions into pseudo Batman english. Manga Camera, at the app store.     What’s your favorite camera app?  Check out a […]

Don’t know about you other moms, but for me pregnancy brought visions of future tea cup parties, barbie dolls, cooking and hair play — a far cry from the scientific explorations and new adventures that my “baby” boy has brought me on. Take for example, his latest toy robot. It came in a box with […]

You got to admit, Apple-philes speak a language all their own. As stock prices continue to skyrocket in favor of the i(anything), it appears the rumor holds true: Once you go Apple, you’ll never go back… Here is just a smattering of how to chat up an Apple fan. And yes, we too are guilty […]