It’s pitch black. You’re alone in a dimly lit parking lot with a long walk back to your car. Whether you were working late, running an errand, or heading home after a night out with the girls, you say to yourself, “How did I get myself into this situation?” and pray that some freak wearing a […]

Now that summer is almost here, chances are you’ll soon be packing for a weekend getaway or a week to somewhere fun and fabulous. After you’ve gone down your list for what to put in your luggage, make sure your phone is properly outfitted with the apps you’ll need during your trip. Organize Your Itinerary […]

One of my favorite pastimes when I have a moment to indulge is to connect with my Twitter friends from all over the world.  On Thursdays, starting at 10pm EST, you’ll find me under the hashtag #mediachat where journalists converse in 140 characters to learn the latest in traditional and modern media. @newsle I get […]

It’s official. Summer is half over. So before it slips completely away, put down your glass of iced cold lemonade, place your right hand over your heart and repeat after me, “I pledge to make this one of the best, most memorable summers ever.” Well done. Now let’s get started. So you’ve done the picnic […]

While my body may not be bikini-clad and poolside-ready, or sporting the great tan I’d envisioned having by this Memorial Day Weekend, at least my iPhone apps are in great shape and ready to hit the road, thanks to much well thought-out preparation. The big weekend starts tomorrow and if you haven’t booked a place […]

My good friend and fellow mom Camelia sent me an instant message the other day saying, “I think they have to make an iPhone for the ladies with a mirror.” It’s a brilliant idea. And I couldn’t help but wonder if it wasn’t  spawned after I’d secretly trained her SIRI to call her “Beautiful.” Camelia […]

No doubt, I go through an extraordinary number of mobile apps, testing them out, keeping  a handful, then falling in and out of love. One app that’s withstood the test of time and handsdown keeps my attention monthly is a fairly simple application called BillMinder.  For $1.99 in the iTunes app store, it lets you […]