Hi! We are Tesa and Dave, metro Detroit parents who are passionate about family, tech, & travel. We have two kids, Kora & Logan, and in between trips to the lake and walks with our dog, Yoshi, we love blogging about the best for families including gadgets, apps, trips, pets, food, fun, and more!
We also have an adorable (and very large!) rescue dog named Yoshi who despite her size often thinks she’s a cat!
In between naps and lots of coffee, we enjoy bringing you the best in family, travel, and tech. We enjoy sharing products, tech, gadgets, and travel destinations that will help families make memories as well as make their lives easier, more connected, and more fun, We are PR Friendly, so please feel free to use this form to contact us or email us at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We’ve been honored to be given shoutouts recently by both Willard Scott and Kevin Nealon:
Move your mouse to the upper left to turn on the audio and hear Willard’s hilarious shoutout.
We have a wide variety of interests and hobbies including:
- Tech & Gadgets
- Family Travel
- Family Fun
- Food, Restaurants, and Recipes
- STEM (Science, Tech, Engineering, & Math) For Kids
- Coding For Kids
- Technology In The Classroom
- Technology In The Home
- Giving Back
- Pets Esp. Dogs
- Sports (Dave is a diehard Cleveland Browns fan!)
- Health & Fitness
We are very proud to be one of the Top 50 Most Influential Brands at IFA at #7. As you can see we are in good company.
- #2 in the Top 50 Parenting Blogs by BlogRank
- #7 in Onlaytica’s Top 50 Most Influential Brands at IFA Tech Conference
- #11 in Cision’s Top 50 Review Blogs in North America
- Top 100 Travel Bloggers by RebatesZone
- Top 50 Mommy Bloggers by RebatesZone
- Top 30 Blogs for Moms by Find And Remind
Features On Other Sites
- Numerous Travel Articles on Travelocity’s Inspire Site
- Paradise By Marriott – My Caribbean Bucket List and Creating Family Memories In The Caribbean
- Hotels.com Travel Smart Blog – Travel Advice From The Mommy Bloggers
- Visit Panama City Official Blog – Gulf World Marine Park: Fun For The Whole Family
- Healthy Essentials – 5 Ways To Teach Your Child How To Be Grateful
- Learning Care Group – Top Tech Gifts For Kids & Top Educational Apps For Kids
- Dashlane – Back To School Internet Security Round Up
- FlipKey – 10 Expert Travel Tips On Reducing The Stress Of Traveling With Kids
- AdWeek – Alamo Hopes Social Fuels Mobile Games: Car Renter Taps Influencers For Summer Effort
- Serta I Heart Sleep Blog – Holiday Survival Guide: Making The Most Out Of Your Holiday Travel Sleep Arrangements
- EuropCar – Keep the Kids Entertained In The Car
- St. Louis Buisness Journal – Post Spreads The Good News Through Microsite
- Cleveland Plain Dealer/Cleveland.com – Back To School Shopping: Some Parents Already Done, Others Haven’t Even Started
- Crain’s Cleveland Business – Identifying The Right Blogs To Pitch Isn’t Always Easy
- Cleveland Plain Dealer/Cleveland.com – Motherhood Then & Now
- Cleveland Plain Dealer/Cleveland.com – She Keeps Going and Going
- Cleveland.com/The Plain Dealer Twitter Twenty
- Also have appeared on: The Robin Swoboda Show and 102.1, 104.1, The Regina Brett Show, and Mom Talk Radio
Invited Events, Press Trips, & Conferences Attended
- Nevis #NevisNaturally Press Trip
- Colorado Live Blogger Trip
- Gulf County Florida Blogger Press Trip
- IFA Berlin
- Panama City Beach New Year’s Eve Media Celebration
- Disney Social Media Moms Celebration
- Serta Headquarters Blogger Visit
- Kalahari Resorts Blogger Weekend
- Bloggy Conference – Review Squad Leader
- Universal Orlando Resort Family Weekend
- Lodi Station Outlets Blogger Day
- BlogHer 12
- Brands & Bloggers Summit 12 (#bbsummit12)
- Verizon Wireless Midwest Savvy Moms Kick Off Event
- Conversations with Coca-Cola
- KFC Fresh Blogger Trip
- Kraft Foods BlogEats
- Hotels.com Extreme Booking Event
- Whirlpool Moms Real Whirled House& World of Whirlpool
- Marshalls T.J. Maxx Blogger Holiday Event
- Bob Evans Farm Fest
- Lodi Station Outlet VIP Blogger Event
- Legacy Village Charming Charlie Blogger Night Out
Tésa has experience as a consultant for brands and she has set up and managed a number of Pinterest accounts for travel clients. She currently has over 37,000 Pinterest followers. Please contact her at email@example.com for more details, she’d love to work with you!
Twitter Party Host & Co-Host
Tésa has hosted & co-hosted many Twitter Parties. She’s hosted parties for CVS, NBC Olympics, Sunstar Gum, Alamo, and Best Buy as well as co-hosted parties for CVS Minute Clinic, Amway Nutrilite, Target & Pampers, Advil, No Kid Hungry, PlayDoh, Campbell’s, HP, Redbox, Boys & Girls Clubs, & more.
She loves Twitter Parties, whether it’s hosting, co-hosting, or participating. She currently has 37,000+ Twitter followers. Please contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org for her rates and more details.
For a full media kit including a list of current and recent Ambassadorships, Twitter Parties hosted and co-hosted, as well as statistics, email email@example.com.
We also have a wonderful team of reviewers who review a wide variety of products from toys, books, and clothes for school-age children to great gift ideas for grandparents and photography lovers.
Please feel free to contact us for any review, giveaway, sponsorship, or advertising opportunities at tesa at 2wired2tired dot com or by using the Contact Form found here or at the top of the page.
Our PR and Disclosure Page can be found here or under the About/PR tab at the top of the page.