When I ask people what they think of Snapchat, they seem to either love it or hate it — with not a whole lot of feelings in between. Those that love it and use it every day are usually part of a younger age-group (< 25), but there are certainly many exceptions (including myself!). Then … Continue reading Staying in Touch + Snapchat Group Chats
Today, people are OBSESSED with capturing every photo op. Some might argue that people are more interested in capturing life’s moments on camera than they are with actually LIVING life’s moments. Is it simply just EASIER to take photos these days because our mobile phones double as cameras and are therefore always with us? Or … Continue reading Say Cheese! + iPhone Photography Apps
Now that you’ve mastered Twitter, time to move on to another fun social network - Pinterest. It seems like Pinterest is everywhere but what do you actually do with pins? You might hear people say what a great tool it is for wasting time (not going lie, guilty. . .). But it can also be … Continue reading Vegan Recipes & Puppies + Pinterest
Using Twitter in Real Life Something happened to me this past weekend that hasn’t happened in a long time. I was without an Internet connection (gasp!). Family-vacationing in the North Woods of Wisconsin (best place on Earth btw), it was just me, a beautiful lake and a pile of bratwursts and cheese curds. Frankly, the … Continue reading “What the Tweet?!” + Twitter (Part III)
Twitter 101 In Part II of our three-part Twitter extravaganza, I am going to dive deeper into Twitter terminology, and offer a few basic tips that will allow you to get the MOST out of Twitter as soon as you create an account. There is a lot of information in here. It's a dense topic … Continue reading “What the Tweet?!” + Twitter (Part II)
If you have visited our blog prior to this post, you may notice some changes! Rebecca and I were fed up with Blogger's unpredictable formatting and lagging RSS feed updates, so we made the not-so-difficult decision to graduate to WordPress. So, apologies for the short pause in posting, but we didn’t want to publish any … Continue reading “What the Tweet?!” + Twitter (Part I)
What a summer! As Emilia, mentioned, we both made some big changes. After five years at Google (and the last three months spent in the London office), I decided to try something new and join the start-up world. I loved every minute of my time at Google and I’m so grateful for all the … Continue reading My Sister Moves to Austin + Instagram
Since I live in a different city from almost all of my close friends and all of my family, I’m always looking for ways to keep up with their lives while we’re apart - whether that means Facebook, Google+, video chats, phone calls, email, or the occasional snail mail. Within the last few of weeks, … Continue reading Keeping in touch + Facebook "Lists"