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What’s Up Wednesdays: Capture the Magic

August 31st, 2016

It’s Wednesday, so we’re going on another journey through the Internet in search of great blog posts. Now fully engulfed in her “full nomad” lifestyle, Steffani Cameron looks back at her travels through Croatia earlier this year. In particular, she was entranced by the quiet solitude of towns like Hum, population 17. With a landscape […]

What’s Up Wednesdays: Tell Better Stories

August 24th, 2016

It’s Wednesday again, so let’s get over those hump day blues with another speedlink. We have Britany Robinson starting things off with some advice on how you can tell better travel stories. Whether you’re recounting the terrific Tuscan dinner you had in Florence or the Napa Valley wine tour you just took, just skip the […]

What’s Up Wednesdays: Making Decisions

August 17th, 2016

It’s Wednesday, so that means it’s time to get over those hump day blues with a whirlwind tour of the blogosphere again. We start off with Trent Hamm coming to terms with being cheap. For the longest time, he insisted that he was simply being “frugal,” because being “cheap” carries a different set of connotations. […]

My So-Called Instagram Life

August 12th, 2016

One of the best ways to keep up with my life is to follow me on Instagram. While I might share links on Twitter or spark conversations on Facebook, Instagram is where I post pictures and videos that offer a glimpse into my daily existence as a work-at-home dad, food lover, and tech blogger. If […]

What’s Up Wednesdays: FOMO Edition

August 10th, 2016

I’ve written about the concept of FOMO (fear of missing out) before. When you see all your friends doing all sorts of amazing things on social media, your life can feel awfully ordinary by comparison. But FOMO extends beyond Facebook and Instagram. For Alison Tedford, one of the bigger challenges is trying to overcome this […]

What’s Up Wednesdays: Feel the Force

August 3rd, 2016

As has become tradition around these parts, I’ve gathered up another collection of blog posts to share with you on this fine Wednesday. We start off with Brandee and her “one crazy kid” as they binge their way through Star Wars on Netflix. By the time her son Quentin was 4, he had already watched […]

What’s Up Wednesdays: Pedal to the Metal

July 27th, 2016

Struggling to make it over those hump day blahs? Let this mid-week speedlink get you back on track. Starting things off, Tara Jensen offers her review of Pedalheads. It used to be the case that parents were solely responsible for teaching their kids how to ride a bike and it could be an infuriating experience […]

What’s Up Wednesdays: Out with the Kids

July 20th, 2016

Every Wednesday, I share a collection of fun blog posts from around the web. This week, we start by taking to the skies. Or rather, choosing perhaps not to take to the skies. You see, Janette Shearer has had a falling out with the airlines and she wants to “break up” with them. Things were […]