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Family Sized Blender: The Flag

October 13, 2011

Strap in for Jason’s ongoing story. Once a tech obsessed writer/photographer/speaker, he thought he had it all under control – until his family grew six sizes. Now he’s trying to fuse everyone together into a single family. This is Family Sized Blender. Jason also blogs about making better memories with your point-and-shoot camera. Check out [...]

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Family Sized Blender: The First Day

October 5, 2011

Strap in for another chapter in Jason’s ongoing story. Once a tech obsessed writer/photographer/speaker, he thought he had it all under control – until his family grew six sizes. Now he’s trying to fuse everyone together into a single family. This is Family Sized Blender. (Psst… Jason also blogs about making better memories with your [...]

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An App A Day (Keeps Mommy Happy And Well-Organized)

October 4, 2011

Nancy’s been checking out apps, you guys. Read on for her take on a few awesome ones. (As it happens, I have the first two of these, and love them, like, a lot.) Scheduling Nightmare Buster! I have a very busy life like all my friends do trying to keep all the balls in the [...]

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The End Of A (Movie Watching) Era

September 30, 2011

Blockbuster Video is closing! Nancy explores what that means for how we get our movie fix… It appears that we now need another place to get our movies. I know that I should have moved to online quite awhile ago but being creatures of habit my son and I would ride our bike to go [...]

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I Am Mommy Blogger, Hear Me Roar

September 30, 2011

The post that follows is a revised version of a post that I wrote last year. I had been considering writing a new piece about the term ‘mommy blogger’ and to what extent I see that as part of my identity, not least because Kyle and I have been having conversations – partly in jest, [...]

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Me And Camera+, A Love Story

September 23, 2011

I’ve written a lot about Instagram here, I know. But, you guys, it is like a core part of my very being. It is how I am recording my children’s lives. It matters. And it matters almost as much as the Camera+ app. I couldn’t use Instagram if I didn’t have Camera+. I mean, I [...]

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Family Sized Blender: The Beginning

September 22, 2011

Strap in for Jason’s ongoing story. Once a tech obsessed writer/photographer/speaker, he thought he had it all under control – until his family grew six sizes. Now he’s trying to fuse everyone together into a single family. This is Family Sized Blender. How in the hell are we supposed to do all this? We’ve got [...]

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And Then A Hero Comes Along

September 20, 2011

Here’s something that I said yesterday: “Being a mom is the closest you’ll ever get to feeling like a superhero.” I said it in response to something that Christy Turlington Burns said about the remarkable experience that one has, when one becomes a mother, of suddenly finding oneself able to move figurative mountains, that moment [...]

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Is Your Computer Ready For School?

September 18, 2011

Posted by Nancy. (This was originally posted a couple of weeks ago, but there was some reaction to the references to Intel products. We’ve removed these, because the original piece was just too useful to shelve.) Hi everyone! My name is Nancy and I work for Intel Canada and am a Mom of 2 kids. [...]

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You’ve Got The Look

September 16, 2011

Last Saturday night, I went to the Project Runway party at Fashion Week in New York. It was one of those events that seem designed to make you feel uncool, at least if you’re older than 25 and not wearing six inch heels designed to look like cloven hooves. I don’t mean that in a [...]

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