Tech & Entertainment Archive

YouTube Channel Favorites – Winter/Spring 2021

Since Summer is almost officially here, I decided its time to do another round of what I’ve been watching on YouTube. I shared my YouTube Channel Favorites for Fall 2020. Many of these are the same channels that I watched back in the fall, but I’ve included a new favorite video that’s been posted this …

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YouTube Channel Favorites – Fall 2020

I promised a while back that I would write a post about my favorite YouTube channels that I’m currently watching. I don’t know if you’ve embraced YouTube yet. I know I only watched YouTube for how to videos until maybe 3 years ago. I go through phases where regular TV just gets old and YouTube …

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General Mills Giveaway – Croods

Today I received an awesome package of FREE stuff! Who doesn’t love FREE stuff? I’ve teamed up with General Mills and MyBlogSpark to giveaway the same package to one of you! You’ll get a DVD sampler set. Each DVD contains fun episodes, behind the scenes footage, and bonus material from your favorite DreamWorks Animation movies. …

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Tran-Siberian Orchestra Concert

Last night Rob, Drew, and I had a date night in Atlanta to see Tran-Siberian Orchestra. If you’ve never heard of them, you actually probably have heard a song or two of theirs, but don’t let the name fool you. They are not an orchestra, but an amazingly talented rock band that utilizes strings, polished …

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Steve Jobs 1955-2011

There are so many things that I’m struck by that I want to write about, but the words just don’t come to me or if they do they don’t make any sense. This time, I don’t care. I’m just in complete disbelief that Steve Jobs, the founder and creative genius of Apple Computers has passed …

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Latest TV Watching

With it being summer our TV watching shifts. We go into summer mode. In previous summers, Rob and I would stay up late after the kids went to bed watching movies or reruns of 24. This year, we’re not able to do that since I’m working in the evenings. So we catch up on his …

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10 on Tuesday {Shows Rob and I DVR}

Haven’t done 10 on Tuesday in a long time, but you know writing lists really is one of the easiest ways to write. DVR is where we digitally record tv shows, movies, etc. on our cable box. 1. Criminal Minds 2. Bones 3. NCIS 4. Amazing Race 5. Survivor 6. Human Target 7. Lie to …

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Reason #3,489 That I Love Living in a College Town

I love living in a college town. Every weekend there is always something to do. We actually don’t take advantage of that fact enough, but I after a recent date with Rob to a UPC event it made me cognizant of the fact that I should be looking at the calendar to see what’s going …

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American Idol {Spoiler!}

The American Idol finale was awesome! Incredible performers and performances! The highlight of the show was when Casey James came out and sang Every Rose Has Its Thorn. During earlier performances, Rob and I would call out who sang the song originally. I, for some reason, was thinking it was Guns N Roses and we …

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American Idol {Spoiler!}

The American Idol finale was awesome! Incredible performers and performances! The highlight of the show was when Casey James came out and sang Every Rose Has Its Thorn. During earlier performances, Rob and I would call out who sang the song originally. I, for some reason, was thinking it was Guns N Roses and we …

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Friday’s Favorite App: Restaurant Nutrition

by: Foundation HealthCare Network Category: Healthcare & Fitness Released: August 2008 Size: 1.1 MB I love this app. This is great for those of us who are trying to make better choices when we have no other choice but to east fast food. Of course, since I have an iPod and can’t access it when …

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Friday’s Favorite: Spark People

SparkPeople by: SparkPeople Category: Healthcare & Fitness Released: February 2009 Size: 1.1 MB Spark People is an app to keep up with your fitness and healthcare goals. I’ve used sparkpeople.com for years and really like it. I think the app is even better. There are many different tools on the app, some of which include …

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Friday’s Favorite App: Facebook

by: Facebook Category: Social Networking Released: July 2008 Size: 1.3 MB This one is pretty self-explanatory. This is a Facebook app so that you don’t have to pull it up on your browser. A must have for all of us Facebook addicts!

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Friday’s Favorite App: Urbanspoon

by: Wanderspot Category: Social Networking Urbanspoon by: Wanderspot, LLC Category: Travel Released: November 2008 Size: 0.6 MB Out of town and don’t know where to eat? Well, the Urbanspoon takes care of that for ya! All you have to do is shake your iPod/iPhone and the Urbanspoon “slot machine” will pick something for you. Feeling …

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Friday’s Favorite App: Touch Bible LE

Touch Bible LE by: Patrick Franklin Category: Reference Released: November 2008 Size: 26.7 MB I love this because instead of lugging my bible to church, I’m able to be able to access the entire bible without having WiFi. Since I have an iPod touch, I don’t have the luxury that iPhone users have. So the …

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Friday’s Favorite App: Zenbe Lists

Zenbe Lists by: Robert Kieffer Category: Productivity Released: October 2008 Size: 0.2 MB *Note: This was free I downloaded it. It appears now that it’s not. I apologize for that, but I was nearly done writing this when I noticed that. Zenbe.com came out in 2008 and I think I must have started using it …

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Friday’s Favorite App: Unblock Me

I just think it is awesome that there are FREE applications for iPhones & iPods. Better yet they are 1,000’s to choose from! I’ve found some that I just couldn’t live without. I’ve decided to write a weekly post every Friday to feature my favorite free iPod/iPhone application. Unblock Me FREE by: Kiragames Category: Games …

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Bon Jovi Concert

Well, I’m quickly getting further and further behind on my writing here. I never got to write about the Bon Jovi & Daughtry Concert. I’ll have to say it was awesome concert. Sound quality was pretty flawless for Daughtry. When Bon Jovi came out the sound wasn’t as good, but wasn’t bad like many people …

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