Are You Monitoring Your Home Wifi Settings?
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Are You Monitoring Your Home Wifi Settings?

This post about monitoring your home WiFi settings is Part 5 of the 5-Part Blog Series, The Sophisticated Widow’s Guide to Smart Home Gadgets. This blog post series is dedicated to helping you learn why you need smart home gadgets in your life and how they’ll make your tasks easier and less stressful. For real!…

Are You Ready to Cut the Cable Cord?
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Are You Ready to Cut the Cable Cord?

This post about how to cut the cable cord is Part 4 of the 5-Part Blog Series, The Sophisticated Widow’s Guide to Smart Home Gadgets. This blog post series is dedicated to helping you learn why you need smart home gadgets in your life and how they’ll make your tasks easier and less stressful. For…

Why You Need a Smart Garage Door Opener
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Why You Need a Smart Garage Door Opener

This smart garage door opener post is Part 3 of the 5-Part Blog Series, The Sophisticated Widow’s Guide to Smart Home Gadgets. This blog post series is dedicated to helping you learn why you need smart home gadgets in your life and how they’ll make your tasks easier and less stressful. For real! You can…

The Top 7 Fall Outdoor Home Maintenance Tasks
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The Top 7 Fall Outdoor Home Maintenance Tasks

Do you like lists and processes as much as I do? I’m much more likely to complete a project if I can write it down in actionable steps. Even though home maintenance has been the bane of my existence since my husband died, I still complete the list of fall outdoor home maintenance tasks that need…

How to Unclog the Shower Drain
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How to Unclog the Shower Drain

Short and Sweet Summary: Cleaning drains is a thankless job. However, learning how to unclog the shower drain with minimal effort is one skill you’ll be glad you have. One of the first things my husband showed me how to do after he got sick was to unclog the shower drain and clean the accumulated…