Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Passwords, Passwords, Passwords!!!



What would we do without the Internet?  Sometimes I can't believe there was ever a time that I went without it.  My dad saw the First man on the moon, he saw the first TV and when it went to color!  Me, I saw the Internet come alive!!  

I still remember my first class for the Internet.  We set up "Hotmail" accounts.  That just cracks me up, and makes me feel very old!

Now a days, you need a password for everything. For most of the stores I "shop" in I try and use simple ones, mostly the same but for others sometimes it has to be specific!  One capital letter, two numbers, five letter word!  So annoying!

 A lot of people say not to write your passwords down anywhere but in reality that's not really an easy thing to do.  Unless you use the SAME.EXACT.PASSWORD for absolutely every site you go on that needs a password, you're going to need something different.  

Here is what we had on our desk.  Yup that old traditional Rolodex.  I HATED it!  It took up to much room and when I end up with desk clutter, forget it, it ends up in the way.  


After going to one of my favorite stores online, The Container Store, I found this little beauty online.






I HAD to have it!!!  The only problem was, the closest store is 3.5 hours away and shipping was going to be $7-9, nope not going to pay that.    Hubby and I just recently became Amazon Prime members and guess what I found on Amazon?!  You guessed it, This little book! AND free shipping for Prime members!  If you shop Amazon and you don't have Prime, it's definitely worth it.  

The thing I LOVE about this little book, is we can keep our passwords here and it's pretty small.  When it's not in use it's tucked away on my desk organizer and it doesn't scream, "I AM AN INTERNET ADDRESS PASSWORD" book.  


This has definitely helped in taking care of clutter.  I mean the difference in size of the Rolodex alone makes it worth it.  

What do you use for your Internet passwords?

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Wednesday, November 6, 2013

The Tales of Halloween's Past


I know we are already in November but I started to think about Halloween and how fast the time goes by.  My kids have dressed up as a pair since Kailey was born.  I thought for sure this was going to be the last year, BUT with my good mommy skills I was able to convince Kailey to be a Ninja just like Kyle.  I really think next year they will end up doing whatever it is they want.  And looking back at these old Halloween pictures makes me think I just might burst in to tears!  Here's a look back from Kyle's first Halloween to this years Halloween. 




The Cutest little Cow I ever did see.  2005






Kyle dressed up as Nemo, his favorite movie back then.  He was just about to turn 2 this year.  2006





Mickey Mouse and a brand new Minnie Mouse.  2007












Tinkerbell and Peter Pan.  2008












Dorothy and the Scare Crow.  2009












Cinderella and Prince Charming 2010











Woody and Jessie.  2011












Cat woman and Batman. 2012










Kai and Nya of Ninjago. 2013





These pictures bring some serious tears to my eyes.  My babies are growing way too fast.  The one thing that I can see through the years is that truly have become Best Friends.  I couldn't ask for anything more!  Happy Halloween.  Until next year!











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Monday, November 4, 2013

My Week In iPhone Photos. Week 6



My little man wanting to help bring in the trash.






Trying to find a shirt for picture day.  LOVE that he loved this shirt.  It was just a little too big!





Waiting to get my little mans haircut!  I love that they truly are Best Friends!



My VOXBOX came!!!  Can't wait to post on this!



Johnny Rockets for Halloween dinner!



My handsome hubby and I.



Mall trick or treating this year.  They seem to love it!




Our duty station sign came!  I'm so excited about this!  I will post more specifics another day!



Halloween is officially over!




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