The Best Distraction-Free Writing Apps

If you're reading this, it's probably because you just stopped whatever writing you are pretending to do and googled "distraction-free writing apps." So, let's be clear: you're the distraction. If you can't write what you need to write in your CMS, a Word doc, Text Edit, Google Docs, Evernote, or similar, then you are the problem. Each of

Talking Tech for the Holidays – #sonyholiday

I am no stranger to writing about technology on this blog. While MissAdventures started out as a sort of diary-cum-travelogue, it has evolved to include all sorts of interests and life events - writing, parenting, social media, gadgets, men, apps, clothing, and even baseball. One of the most popular posts I've ever written on here

Review: Vinturi Wine Aerator

I am not a wine expert. I've never been a sommelier and I have a rather rudimentary understanding of wine grapes, varietals, bouquets, and all the other vocabulary that goes with being a connoisseur du vin. So it was with great surprise when the PR company behind the Vinturi Wine Aerator contacted me about reviewing

Five Reasons Why I’m Returning My Kindle

Update Attention Readers: This post is severely out of date! It refers to the original Kindle, which I did, indeed, return. Three years later, I have purchased an 8GB, 7" Kindle Fire (primarily for my son). A review of that gadget is possibly forthcoming; I will not be returning it. If you'd like to know