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Foodies, welcome to your digital recipe box of awesomeness.

There’s an avalanche of recipe sites out there, and one of my personal favorites is about to become yours, too. Foodily (which appropriately stands for “Food, I Love You”) is a social recipe network combining a massive library of curated recipes (i.e., recipes you can trust) with your social network. Think of it as recipes with benefits.    Foodily allows users to discover, save, share and discuss recipes collected from around the web with friends. Now, with the release of “Foodily Originals,” users can also add personal recipes to their collections. That means you can combine the best recipes...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

In case you missed them, here are five of our favorite tech picks from this week. 1. A huge round-up of fabulous Instagram gifts for Mother’s Day. Even chocolates! 2. Quite possibly the coolest power strips we’ve seen. 3. Finally, a safe way to share your iPhone videos of any length with friends and family. 4. What do you think of this Mac keyboard? 5. We can’t believe what this amazing gadget can do! So handy for busy...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

Here are five of our favorite tech picks from this week, just in case you missed them. 1. A wonderful fundraiser started by the tech community to help raise money for the Boston Marathon bombing victims. 2. We see this brilliant gadget getting lots of use in our cars. Lots. 3. A round-up of kids’ foreign language apps just for Android users at the request of a reader. (Yes, we take requests!) And for iPad users – an educational app for big kids that also happens to be stunning. 4. We can’t believe what created this amazing artwork. 5....

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

Here are five of our favorite picks from this week that you might have missed. 1. You’ll want to bookmark these smart tips for monitoring your kids’ screen time. 2. A brilliant way to keep track of your luggage, or your gadgets, or anything else you might lose. 3. Personalize your smart phone charger (or just make sure no one takes it) with this easy DIY project. 4. One of the coolest gifts for a techie we’ve seen. Other than a shopping spree at the Apple store. 5. We bet your kids (and you) will love this amazing new...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

Here are five of our favorite picks from this week just in case you missed them. 1. These smart phone cases were hugely popular with our Facebook fans. And they’re for Android and iPhone, hooray! 2. Even if you already have free texting, this new app is truly awesome. And a little addictive. 3. Don’t toss those frayed or damaged cords! Here’s a simple DIY fix for them. 4. We’re loving these geeky DIY party favors that are great for birthdays, baby showers, or just for fun. 5. This handy little gadget will have you taking way better smart...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

In case you missed them, here are five of our most popular tech picks from this week. 1. It’s the mother lode of organizational gadgets for your home office. Awesome! 2. A stroller that charges your iPhone, tracks your mileage, and closes with the press of a button. Welcome to 2013. 3. Charge up your iPad, mamas: we’ve rounded up the best alphabet apps for preschoolers. 4. Don’t miss these awesome resources and camps for kids who want to learn how to code. 5. You won’t believe what this geeky soccer ball can do. We still...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

In case you missed them, here are five of our favorite picks from this past week from Cool Mom Tech. 1. A smart, affordable gadget that makes using your iPhone as a camera much easier. And safer. 2. Here’s a helpful beginners’ guide to Minecraft for parents. Don’t let your kids play without reading this first! 3. The sky’s the limit with these amazing electronics kits for kids. 4. One of our must-have apps for parents just got even better. 5. Great news for Android users who want to drop a few pounds or just want a healthier...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

In case you missed them, here are five of our favorite tech picks from this past week. Enjoy! 1. Look what this cool geeky dad did for his daughter. Love! 2. Here’s an amazing gadget that will make your iPhone camera even more versatile. (Our pinterest fans are going nuts for it!) 3. The hottest bag for spring happens to hold your DSLR. Or diapers. Or both. 4. Never lose your keys, your phone, or anything else for that matter, ever again. Whoa. 5. Drop those pounds before spring hits with this fantastic new app we...

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5 of our favorite Pinterest pins this week

Obsessed with Pinterest as we are? Follow us! Then check out our favorite pins from this week that you won’t want to miss. 1. We love finding stylish shoes for girls that come in our sizes too. 2. An awesome app that will completely replace your baby book. Even if your baby is uh, 5. Or 10. 3. St. Paddy’s Day crafts for kids that even we can make. No luck required. 4. You don’t even have to be a LEGO fan to appreciate these. Wow. 5. The coolest use for an old t-shirt that we’ve ever...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

Apps, maps, sweet deals and free downloads–they’re among our favorite tech picks from the last week, just in case you missed them. 1. The ultimate app for busy, not-so-organized parents! Isn’t that all of us? 2. Here’s a version of Apple Maps that’s actually helpful. (You geeks will appreciate the joke.) 3. Like we needed another reason to shop at Target. Sweet deal, too! 4. Swipe away that to-do list with an app that’s cheap, simple, and fun. 5. These free educational video downloads for every letter of the alphabet will keep your kids rocking from A to...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

From helpful apps to the gadgets and bling we’re swooning over for Valentine’s Day (hint! hint!), you won’t want to miss our favorite picks from the past week. 1. If you love your tech, this will be the best $19.99 you spend, hands down. 2. Got family overseas? Frequent traveler? This app will be a lifesaver. 3. We’ve all embarrassed ourselves on Facebook. Here’s a brilliant way to find any bad Facebook photos or updates and save face stat. 4. A QR code as the perfect Valentine’s Day gift: You’ve got to see this! 5. We’re swooning over these new...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

Here are a few of our favorite tech picks from the last week, just in case you missed them. 1. Store and organize your smart phone photos once and for all with this amazing app. 2. A princess app that gets our stamp of approval. When you download it, you’ll see why. 3. One of our least favorite chores is now super easy, thanks to this brilliant website. 4. Your kids’ Minecraft obsession is now available in valentine form. 5. If you’re like us and have 45,617 videos on your smart phone, this app will edit them for you....

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

Here are a few of our favorite transformative tech picks from the last week, just in case you missed them. 1. See that gorgeous Epiphanie bag? It is going right onto your want list, especially if you’re a shutterbug. Plus you have the chance to win your own! 2. You won’t want to miss this essential tutorial on how to make your kid’s iPod Touch safe. 3. We still can’t believe what this $17 gadget can do to your iPhone. Kids will love it too. 4. This geeky Valentine’s day card is cracking us up. Enjoy the giggle. 5. We...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

Here are a few of our favorite tech picks from the last week, just in case you missed them. 1. The latest Facebook announcement has sent us straight back to our privacy settings. We’ve got the need-to-know scoop on the new Facebook Graph Search. 2. Turn your smartphone into funky camera with this hip mod case. Or check out this crazy new photography gadget, if you’re a little more retro. 3. Feeling iffy about Instagram? Here are some fabulous, free photo apps that will give it a run for its money. 4. We’re beyond excited about this technology for those...

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You know that book you keep meaning to read? You might now.

The idea of a bucket list of sorts is wonderful, although the name itself has always been a little morbid. Still, I’ve been really like the idea of making lists for myself that don’t include things like “lose weight.” And now there’s a new website made exclusively to help you find the things you want to do, and cross off the ones you have. As the name might tell you. Done | Not Done is such a fun idea, and very nicely executed. It’s essentially like social bucket-list-making. You sign up for a free account, connect through Facebook or Twitter, and...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

Happy New Year, tech-fabulous moms! Here are a few of our favorite finds from the last week, just in case you missed them while engrossed in that e-book. 1. Don’t we all wish we had more time to read? We can help you read more in 2013 thanks to tech. Possibly for free! 2. Want to go paperless in 2013? It’s easier than you think, and we can show you how. 3. This amazing app can help you chronicle the little moments of every day, easily and beautifully. A parent’s dream. 4. If your New Year’s Resolution involves losing weight,...

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5 of our favorite Pinterest pins this week

Obsessed with Pinterest as we are? Follow us and find cool pins like this every day. 1. This genius app idea may be the digital mom’s answer to a baby book. 2. Liz is drooling over this fabulous new metallic accessory. Is it going overboard to get one in every color? 3. This decor idea for a kid’s room is a huge hit with our followers, and we can’t say we’re surprised. 4. Want to get bathing-suit ready? This app can help. A lot. (Though it can’t stop you from eating coffee cake for breakfast, ahem.) 5. The perfect...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

We’ve been busy at Cool Mom Tech featuring some of the best holiday tech picks around. Here’s what you might have missed on our site this week. 1. Got a pet? You’ve got to see this hilarious gadget made just for them. 2. Got a Kindle Fire? You need this awesome new service from Amazon that’s perfect for parents. 3. Got kids? We strongly suggest taking a look at this scary app for teens and tweens, and talking about it with them, stat. 4. Got a camera? You (or that lucky shutterbug in your life) will love these pretty...

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5 tech picks you won’t want to miss this week

Tech gets pretty and geography gets fun. Here are a few of our favorite picks from the last week, just in case you missed them. 1. A brilliant, easy way to get your photos off your iPhone and into a photo book, finally. 2. Need a butler? This one is gorgeous, innovative, and will even help you find your keys. 3. Honk if you think this iPhone case is groovy. 4. An educational app that’s so cool, we’re playing it as much as our kids. Plus, we’re giving away a free download! 5. We found the app that will...

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