Social Media

Five Ways to Find Out If Your Instagram Account is Boring

0 Comments 14 February 2015

Is there an art to Instagraming? I recently did some housecleaning on my Instagram accounts, and I unfollowed half of my followers. Why? Well, as much as I try to be a positive person, sometimes common sense seems to be rather uncommon on social media. Here’s why I unfollowed so many IG accounts: Quotes are […]

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5 Quick Steps To Grow Your Twitter Following

2 Comments 18 January 2015

People love keeping score, and it’s always an endorphin rush to see our Twitter followers “count” hit big round numbers.  Sort of like watching our car’s odometer turn over 100,000!  Let me share how quickly you can grow your social media count. I probably average about one to two hours a day checking in on my Twitter […]

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Travel

Christmas Cruising with Viking River in Europe

0 Comments 10 January 2015

Do something different for your next Christmas; experience the charming European Christmas markets with Viking River Cruises. You will enjoy history, food, scenery, architecture and attentive service and your renewed Christmas spirit will flourish. Stroll the historic Nuremberg Christmas market and others at each stop along the way. Delight in the smaller gem-like German cities […]

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Travel

My 10 Most Memorable Destinations

0 Comments 31 December 2014

What a cherished year of travel! This was the year that I decided to favor lesser-frequented cities. They make it easier to get a more personal feel in a relatively short period of time than, say, a cosmopolitan mecca such as Paris. It took some serious curating, but these are my top 10 most fondly […]

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21 of the top 25 Coffee Consuming Countries are in Europe!

2 Comments 30 December 2014

At each stop on my #VikingSocial trip, a different experience stands out.  In Vienna, Austria, the cappuccinos were so delicious, it stayed in my heart and on my taste buds.  Good coffee should go down smoothly like fine wine. Here are some fun coffee facts learned on my #VikingSocial trip. • Coffee use can be […]

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Tech

Love My FiOS: Top 10 Reasons to Switch

0 Comments 10 December 2014

We switched over to FiOS Triple Play service from a competing cable provider. Here are the first five improvements we saw immediately. Send and receive large files quickly. Reliable service that’s always “up”. Live video streaming is a breeze with no stuttering.  Quantum gateway router lets you work wirelessly, up to 325′ from the hub. […]

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Social Media

Share Random Acts of Holiday Kindness to Win

0 Comments 19 November 2014

Tis the season for celebration and cheers, and in the spirit of the holidays, I am contributing to #100ThoughtfulActs for @ASUSUSA  as a brand ambassador. My hope is that we can instill these acts into our lives throughout the year, and not just around Thanksgiving and Christmas seasons. Hope that you will join me in […]

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Smooth Cruise: 10 Reasons to Keep Cruising

0 Comments 15 October 2014

I’ve decided that there’s no need to entertain other options again, now that I’ve been on my maiden voyage with Holland America.  I clearly remember my experience of traveling to seven European counties in one month via plane, train and automobile.  Although the destinations provided me with a rich experience, the hassle of logistics during […]

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Travel

A Taste of Paradise at #KFresh14

0 Comments 13 October 2014

Life is better on the shore of the sea. Thank you @MauiShelley for all your gracious hospitality and inviting me back for a second time to #KFresh14. And life doesn’t get much better than this:  Maui breezes, exquisite dining under the stars, live music, and great friends.  I had the chance to go back for […]

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Spoiled for Choice: Three Resort Experiences for #KFresh14

0 Comments 02 October 2014

Words are not enough to describe the way I feel when I’m confronted with the amazing beauty of Maui. It was my second time here, returning for Kaanapali Fresh, A Culinary Experience. Always a treat! This time, I had the pleasure of staying at three wonderful retreats. Mahalo to @HyattMaui @KaanapaliAlii @WestinKorVillas and @MauiShelley. Our kickoff dinner […]

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