Lifestyle

Training For a 5k

Spring has sprung and I am bursting out of my winter hibernation with a plan to run a 5K! Yep, I’m hitting the road and training for a 5K, The McCarren 5K to be exact, that runs on May 31st in Brooklyn.

Once upon a time, I ran quite frequently and was no stranger to the 5K circuit in New York but that was quite a while ago.…
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Tech

Mod Notebooks: Analog Meets Digital

It’s no secret, I love my gadgets. But I also love putting pen to paper, especially when I’m fleshing out ideas or planning a project. The trouble is, I can’t always carry my journals, notebooks and random scraps of paper around with me so I end up having notes and things in both the digital and analog worlds. Not so fancy when I’m trying to stay creative and organized.…
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Style

Touchscreen Gloves for the Stylish Set

The hawk is definitely out in most of the country and those of us who strive to stay stylish while also staying warm are often forced to choose between fashion and frostbite. Not so any longer! Enter the latest crop of touchscreen gloves that seamlessly marry style and function. I’ve been a hold-out on purchasing touchscreen gloves in the past because most of them were bona fide ug-a-ly.
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Tech

Cyber Week Wish List: Sexy Tech

I believe in living in the moment. I am not one of those people who’s been talking about Christmas since Labor Day. But now that December has finally arrived and we’ve all stopped eating Thanksgiving leftovers (hopefully) it’s time to turn my full attention toward the most wonderful time of the year! I tend to live online and Cyber Week is the official start of my holiday shopping season.…
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Tech

Go Go Gadget Love: HP Chromebook

OK. I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t need another gadget but when Google and HP team up to create a Chromebook that measures 11 inches, weighs less than three pounds and only costs $279 my Gadget Girl Joy Meter starts swirling! Introducing the HP Chromebook!

 

Never heard of a Chromebook? It’s basically a cross between a laptop and a tablet that runs a suite of Google apps (Gmail, Drive and Google Chrome of course) and allows you to store all your work in the cloud.
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