Over time, dust, grime and gunk can wreck your gadget, not to mention boost the “ewww” factor. Before you give your smartphone a flea dip, though, it’s important to know how to clean it— and all your other technology— the right way.
Any plant that grows sans soil gets my two (green) thumbs up. Display a few with these mini air planters from Janelle Gramling. Custom-crafted from glazed porcelain into nifty stone-like polygonal shapes, they’re perfect poolside or out in the garden. Enjoy the aural outdoors with the Turtle Shell speaker from Outdoor Technology.
I showed up at the Four Seasons in Beverly Hills not knowing what to expect— it was my first press junket, and I was going to interview the stars of Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs II. Sounds pretty tame— it’s a cartoon, after all— but when two of the interviewees are SNL Alumni, it’s not long before the whole thing goes off the rails.
From the Shop
KitchenAid 7-Quart Pro Line Stand Mixer
Sony DPT-RP1 Digital Paper
Mulberry Silk Sleep Eye Mask
I’ve been roaming the web, writing for some of my favorite blogs. Here are a handful of posts I’ve written lately full of all kinds of good stuff to help you get organized, manage internet overwhelm, and run your home.
Time to take a stand on carpal tunnel. After all, never know when you’ll need those wrists for an impromptu arm wrestling match (or just, you know, to keep your hands attached). Here’s a tip (or a prop): Elevate your laptopping experience by grabbing one of these supportive laptop stands.
For the average person, technology can feel overwhelming: for the average parent, it’s downright frightening. Online privacy, internet safety… and a barrage of apps and services that we’ve got to be ahead of the curve on to make sure we know what our kids are doing online (and with whom).