New Video Tributes to Celebrate Life

Video Tributes can be the greatest, most touching gifts. Check out this totally new way of creating one! Ask friends, family and acquaintances from your loved one's lifetime to send their own photo of themselves holding a sign honoring your loved one! A wonderful dentist, Dr. Maryann Lehmann, came to me with this unique [...]

Ordinary Moments Boost Happiness

Would you ever guess that ordinary moments boost happiness as much as a vacation? Jessica Stillman's article in Inc.com, 5 Ways to Apply the Latest Research on Happiness, was an eye opener for me. And I should have known, without Harvard's research, that simply looking back at life's many moments can bring great happiness. [...]

By | 2017-05-09T13:07:16+00:00 December 10th, 2015|Video Memories, Videos|0 Comments

Preserving Precious Moments and Memories

You can capture precious moments every day. Preserving precious moments can be as ordinary as recording your gram as she recites a recipe, or filming your child's pretending or talking or dancing (especially if not aware you are there). Simone Costello just published a beautiful article, How To Capture And Preserve Memories With Loved [...]

By | 2017-05-09T13:10:37+00:00 December 2nd, 2015|Photos, Video Memories, Videos|0 Comments

Good Organizing Means Good Sharing

I really like Matt Baier's Organizing philosophy:   "Organizing should be about three things: 1. Taking the less important stuff out of the way, so that we can focus on the most important stuff. 2. Finding what we want, when we want it. 3. Living in the present and enjoying the moment." I particularly like [...]

By | 2015-04-14T21:11:56+00:00 October 27th, 2014|Photos, Videos|8 Comments

Look 5 lbs thinner!

Did you know good posture can make you look 5 lbs thinner? Today's guest blog from Dr. Cristina Poulos of Stamford Balance, health|chiropractic|wellness, tells you how in 3 easy steps:   Good posture can make you look taller, more confident, and even 5 pounds thinner in pictures and videos! Do these easy exercises daily to [...]

By | 2014-07-19T17:09:17+00:00 July 21st, 2014|Photos, Videos|6 Comments

Taking Selfies? Have you wondered…

... why your selfies don't turn out as well as you'd like?   The main reason for this is that the smartphone camera quality for front facing selfies is a fraction of the quality of rear facing photos. For example, the Samsung S4 has a 13-megapixel rear camera but a 2-megapixel front camera. The [...]

By | 2017-06-15T15:17:14+00:00 March 10th, 2014|Photos, Videos|3 Comments

A lifetime of photos

I found this article from Michelle Nahom had some good ideas to keep your photos for a lifetime... From Shoebox to Album - Organizing a lifetime of photos Organizing photos by themes is one good way to start. Another is by year, then by family member, then theme. This way, you have a ready grouping [...]

By | 2013-11-20T14:18:33+00:00 September 10th, 2013|Photos, Videos|0 Comments