This is an excellent video on how to clean groceries you bring into your home at this time. It is well worth the 13 minutes to sit down and watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sjDuwc9KBps&feature=youtu.be Please keep in mind that this is for educational purposes. Be safe.
Most of the people I know are taking the Coronavirus seriously. They are following stay at home orders, and other guidelines set out by the local, state, and federal government. They are staying home if sick, washing hands, wearing gloves, using hand sanitizer, and cleaning surfaces and items they come into contact with. Such as... Continue Reading →
A long time ago I set up the Two-Step Authentication feature on my blog. When I sign in I get sent a text message with a code to enter. Without the code I cannot login to my account. There are also backup codes that can be generated in case a person doesn't have access to... Continue Reading →
The other day my relative told me about how they got another one of the "friends and family" scam phone calls. They answered the phone, "hello." "Hi grandma," he sniffled, "how are you? This is your grandson." The voice did not sound like any of her grandkids. Immediately the relative knew that it was a scam.... Continue Reading →
I have officially voted in the 2018 midterm elections; have you? I hope the answer to that question is either a resounding, "yes" or an "I'm voting later today". Voting is one way to make our voices heard in a democracy. Here is a small clip from the Murphy Brown episode "Results May Very"; in which... Continue Reading →
Have you recently turned 18? Gotten married? Moved? Or want to vote after a long period of not voting in elections? Now is the time to get registered, update your registration, and confirm you are registered to vote. Here is a short video from Michelle Obama on the importance of voting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4hdJPCnjPY Here is a... Continue Reading →
The IRS has released a list of the new tax scams making the rounds this year. At the top of the list to look out for is the Telephone Scam: The Sequel. Like a really bad movie sequel the scammers have come up with an unwelcome update on the Telephone Scam. In a nutshell: Scammers steal data... Continue Reading →
The other day one of my relatives shared with me a strange phone call they received. As they picked up the phone they coughed and sneezed. From the other end of the line came, "how are you feeling?" "Fine," they sniffled and grabbed a tissue to wipe their nose. "Who is this?" "Your eldest grandson."... Continue Reading →