Guest Post by Kevin Tea Most bloggers by the very fact that they publish their blogs on the Internet have at least a rudimentary knowledge of computing and technology. For some this knowledge doesn't get much further than the ability to write a post maybe in Live Writer or ScribeFire, doing some rudimentary formatting and then hitting the publish button and seeing their precious prose appear on Blogger, Wordpress or their self hosted platform. However, technology, and cloud computing technology in particular, can bring tremendous benefits to a blogger. I would go so far as to say that once you start
More and more people are doing it today because of the various conveniences that it offers, and working from home options are gaining in popularity even with people who are social and who require an office environment to do productive work. It saves on commutation costs and lets you set your own schedules (most of the time), and if you’re taking an online course simultaneously, it’s akin to killing two birds with one stone. There are many benefits to working from home when you’re studying online. You can: Combine work and study: If your work involves using the computer and the Internet (as most
Mid-day Saturday my brother in-law came over to say hi to us and mentioned that it would be a good weekend to go camping, what with the weather being just gorgeous. My husband, needing to work through the weekend thought about it, then decided, sure, why not? haha So, we left Saturday evening for a night on the lake. No computers, barely a cell signal (I left mine in the car) and nothing to do but relax. We had such a fabulous time that we left our tent up, reserved the spot for another day and went back Sunday night for another round... Yes, the fresh air, sleeping on hard ground, and all the activity
Being able to take time off to make cookies with a fast-growing little boy is a very good reason to work from home!
My family was recently invited to a blogger event at Sea World. While we weren't asked to write about it, or promote Sea World in any way, we had such a blast, how could I not write something about our trip? As we went through the parks I kept noticing things worth remembering and sharing; not just cute animals and terrific rides, but business things Sea World is doing right. 1. Be Happy. One of the things I was most impressed by was the Sea Worlds employee's attitudes. Every one of them was there to help you. And, they were happy about it. There was no grumbling, complaining, or eye rolling. They
It seems a little odd to do a week in review post mid-week, but the truth is, it's been a little more than a week since my vacation started, and it did end on Tuesday. So, here we go! On Monday morning my Lil Man and I met @MommaDJane in Sulphur Springs, Texas and headed east in the 2010 Chevy Traverse. The trip to eastern Kentucky was smooth and uneventful. We kept the kids entertained with the on-board DVD player and headsets while we listened to music via the satellite radio. Ah! We got in really late Monday night and crashed.