You Only Lose Your Hard Drive Once

Welcome to Saving for Someday! Thank you for visiting, I’m so glad you came by. I write on a number of topics, but my goals is always to be a positive part of your day. If you like what you read, you may want to subscribe for free updates via RSS or email. Thanks for […]

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5 Fashion Tips Every Mom Should Know

Yes, I’m dispensing fashion advice. If you’re laughing, that’s fine. If you’re wondering what qualifies me to tell other people what to wear when I’m often seen in decidedly questionable fashions, I probably can’t give you any specific reasons sufficient to satisfy you. And by “decidedly questionable fashions”, that “questionable” is according to those who […]

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How To Turn Your Smartphone Into A Karaoke Machine

Disclosure: I received a complimentary iRig Voice Microphone. External Microphone I’m a child of the ’70s and ’80s, so when I hear microphone I immediately think of the Mr. Microphone ads with the guy leaning out being all cool and suave trying to pick up girls. That ad today would be torn to shreds. Back […]

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Pool Care Tips For Busy Families

This is a sponsored conversation on behalf of Clorox Pool & Spa to offer you pool care tips to keep your pool clean and sparkly. I was the “pool guy” for my pool growing up. It was pretty simple back in the 80s. And, truthfully, kind of fun playing scientist to make sure the pool was […]

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Innovative Cable, Dock, and Tripod for Your Smartphone

smartphone cable I love Kickstarter. And I love technology. So when Jon contacted me about trying his Kickstarter-funded Une Bobine smartphone cable I had to say YES. Not just because it’s a great idea, but because it solves a problem I have – my phone gets lost on my desk. I use several phones at the same […]

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16 Fantastic Books For Tween Girls

While I often ask my friends with older girls what books their girls’ loved, I’m often asked the same thing. So I thought I’d put together a list of books for tween girls that BabyGirl has read that she thinks other tween girls would enjoy too. This, of course, is in addition to the list […]

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3 Stargazing Apps For Every Smartphone

Stargazing App Summer is a time to relax and put the schedule aside. It doesn’t always work that way, though. And at the end of the day your mind goes over the 872 things you did that day and the odometer on the car that seems to spin like you’re looking for the $1.00 space […]

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Sun Care Tips For A Painless Summer

To kick off summer, Whole Foods invited me to the store by my house to learn first-hand about the sun care products they carry. Phoenix has already had its first 100-degree day for 2014. It came and went with a few people taking note. For most of us, though, it was just another day. While fall, winter, […]

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Summer Fun Ideas Around the US

Whether you’re staying home and need a little staycation summer fun or you’re heading out-of-town and want to make the most of every minute, you’ve found the holy grail of fun things to do around the US. Everyone knows the major attractions, but what about those fun places only locals know about? Choose your location […]

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Things To Do In Scottsdale Arizona

Things To Do In Scottsdale Scottsdale, and the surrounding metro-Phoenix area are HOT in the summer, I’m not going to lie. While many people get away during the summer, many more of us don’t. For so many reasons, plenty of us stay put during the summer months. And, as crazy as it may sound, many people actually […]

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