Apps We Love: BackPeddle App Puts You Back in Control of Your Online Social Content.
With BackPeddle you can control the destiny over all your online postings. Now you can share in the moment and edit after the moment. You can take back the stupid things you posted the night before, or, at the very least, the picture proof that it happened.
What’s Happy This Week: GoldieBlox Breaks into Toys”R”Us to Inspire the Next Generation of Female Engineers - “I want to expose every girl I can to engineering so my dream was to create a mass market product,” says Sterling, who created the video above to celebrate the new distribution deal. “Going into Toys ‘R’ Us is the first step.” http://www.thebluebirdpatch.com/2013/07/whats-happy-this-week-goldieblox-breaks.html
Georgia, also known as “The Hollywood of The South”, is a mecca for the television and film industry. This vibrant town, founded in 1812, is a source of pride and joy for the community. Covington has a unique blend of shopping and dining experiences. It’s beautiful historical buildings are centered on the green oasis of the Square Park where on many occasions a wonderful concert or community event could be taking place. Downtown Covington is a great place to experience what true southern living feels like. Read more on our blog: http://www.thebluebirdpatch.com/2013/06/small-town-adventures-exploring.html
Finding bliss is complicated, no matter where you are in the world. Americans are free to pursue happiness, but there’s no guarantee we’ll achieve it. The secret is knowing how — and where — to look.
"Since 1972, only about one-third of Americans have described themselves as “very happy,” according to surveys funded by the National Science Foundation. Just since 2004, the share of Americans who identify themselves as optimists has plummeted from 79% to 50%, according to a new TIME poll. Meanwhile, more than 20% of us will suffer from a mood disorder at some point in our lifetimes and more than 30% from an anxiety disorder. By the time we’re 18 years old, 11% of us have been diagnosed with depression".
Stories We Love: Nicholas House Gets A Dining Room Makeover #CraftingForCharity
Nicholas House a non-profit organization whose mission is to help homeless families achieve self-sufficiency by providing a temporary place to live received a Random Act of Kindness by Homes.com.
Known for inspiring consumers to dream big, Homes.com and ForRent.com have teamed up to launch a national program — “Crafting for Charity” — aiding organizations that provide transitional housing to families in need. The project will revamp a much needed facility, hopefully inspiring residents to continue on the journey to self-sufficiency. Read more: http://www.thebluebirdpatch.com/2013/07/stories-we-love-nicholas-house-gets.html