Protect Your Account – Use Two-Factor Authentication

OK folks, this one feels like a “duh” type of post to me. Years ago, when I was an angsty preteen experimenting with a new and wild internet, I used to send my friends an…


Embarrassing Sticker on Someone’s Facebook post? Never again!

There are some Facebook posts that don’t warrant a screaming happy emoji face. Some of those posts might be by a rando friend you’ve had since grade school, who’s talking about something you wouldn’t normally comment on. Unfortunately…


Shhhhhh it’s a secret: Pinterest secret boards

Let’s face it, in this day and age of social media, sometimes things get a little TOO public. Do I need to know how many miles you ran at the gym? No. Do I care…


Facebook – Something They Didn’t Tell You

Did you know that Facebook collects information on you? Well, obviously, you probably assumed so. I know I did. How else is it that the same day I went to a due date calculating website,…


Messaging and sharing pins on Pinterest

A couple weeks ago my husband asked me if you could direct message someone on Pinterest. Being the super savvy Pinterest user that I am I said “Yeah, I don’t think so.”  Needless to say…


Setting up your Pinterest account. boards and pinning

Welcome back to our next installment about Pinterest. Hopefully you’re intrigued enough to give the site (or app, if you’re mobile) a try. Again, I am a Pinterest fan, and hope you will be too! So…


A haiku/love letter to Pinterest

Hello sweet Pinterest. How I love your usefulness. Let me count the ways… Oh Pinterest, how I love thee! I want to sing it from the mountain tops, you are wonderful! Your organization, your visuals, your…


Social media crash course

Welcome to the inaugural post in our Silver Surfers series. Now you might be thinking “Who is a Silver Surfer, and if you’re talking about me, should I be offended?” Silver surfers: are you amazing baby…


facebook-scrapbook

How to make a scrapbook for your kid on Facebook

Today’s post is going to be focusing on Facebook. If you’re a parent and born after 1945, you’re probably using Facebook to share photos of your child with your friends and family around the world. Often,…