Why Do You Need A Home Security Camera System?

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Home security cameras can seem like such a strange or taboo subject for many. You may think you need one only if your home was broken into, or if you have one that it says you are not in a nice neighborhood. Well I disagree; there are many practical purposes for having and using a […]

Join Me For #TheSims4 Twitter Party – $550 In Prizes

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RSVP For #TheSims4 Twitter Party Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know I do and I’m excited to co-host a party about the exciting launch of The Sims 4! On August 29th at 1:00 pm ET, please join us for the #TheSims4 Twitter Party where we’ll be chatting about the new smarter Sims and giving you a chance to win prizes! […]

Every Day Is A Holiday With New Peeps Minis: Make An eCard For A Chance To Win A $50 Walmart GC


I remember being fascinated by PEEPS as a kid, they were so light, fluffy and fun, as the years have passed, PEEPS are still a welcome treat when the holidays come around. We recently had an opportunity to try the new PEEPS MINIS, and working with PEEPS and Walmart we are happy to share with […]

How We’ve Been Using Our Intel 2 in 1 This Summer

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We’ve been having a lot of fun this summer. We’ve been spending a lot of time outdoors and have been hitting the road often. Between hanging out in our backyard having dinner on our patio, trips to visit my parents and my sister and her family in Michigan, we’ve been busy making lots of memories. […]

Yoshi Dog Is 1 Year Old & She’s A Smart Cookie

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I can’t believe that Yoshi already had her first birthday. We brought her home last September when she was only 8 weeks old so we figured out her birthday was around July 28th. It won’t be long before we’ve had her for a year. I can hardly believe it and it’s amazing how much she’s […]

Enter The #BuildABoxtrollSweeps For A Chance To Win A Trip To L.A.

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I always enjoy sharing fun giveaways, contests, and sweeps that offer great prizes here on 2 Wired 2 Tired and that’s why I’m excited to be working with The Boxtrolls to share with you their exciting #BuildABoxtrollSweeps. The Grand Prize in this sweeps is an all expense paid trip for 4 to L.A. to the […]

Why You Should Wear A Smartwatch

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I am a techy nerd. I love keeping up with new technology and as a Verizon Wireless #VZWBuzz Blogger I love having an opportunity to keep up with the times! Recently we have had an opportunity to review Samsung’s latest smartwatch, the Samsung Gear 2. Wearing it took a little getting used to, but I quickly […]

Save $150 On The Surface Pro 3 With Back To School Promotions

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This has been an amazing summer, lots of fun and good times. For many, these last few days represent the last days of soaking up the sun as they get ready to tackle the next step in their education. For those moving on to college, a computer that can do it all will make your […]

Denny’s Kicks Off Its 4th Annual No Kid Hungry Campaign – How You Can Help

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Last summer Dave and I had an opportunity to work with No Kid Hungry and we were amazed to learn how many children in our area are affected by hunger. That’s why I’m happy to spread the word about campaigns that fight against childhood hunger whenever I can. I recently learned that Denny’s is kicking […]

App Of The Week: Verizon Educational Tools App Recommender

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This has been a fun and adventurous summer for us. We’ve been keeping busy playing outside, working on arts & crafts and science experiements inside, and preventing summer slide with worksheets and educational apps. Now that school is around the corner I’ve been looking for ways to supplement Kora & Logan’s education. That’s why I’m […]

Your Guide To End-Of-Summer Fun and $25 Gift Card Giveaway

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August . . . The summer has flown by, so now it’s time to squeeze in those last moments of family time before the kids head back to school and we start losing daylight. There are many ways to enjoy the end of summer, you can go camping, plan an afternoon picnic, even something simple […]

How Tiggly Helps Toddlers Develop Spatial Reasoning, Motor Skills, Creativity & More

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When Kora & Logan were little and Dave would sit with them, one of them would inevitably grab his phone and start tapping the screen. Eventually that turned into touching, swiping, and using all the touchscreen features. We were always amazed at how quickly they picked it up and how intuitive touchscreen technology is. This […]