F-Secure Freedome & iPad Mini Giveaway

As I mentioned last week, the Freedome app gives you just that – Freedom to search the web, and take care of business without compromising your security.

F-Secure offers you the ability to become untraceable –  invisible online with the freedom to surf anonymously, protected and private. You can even use your favorite services while traveling abroad, even in countries that may block certain sites!

F-Secure is giving you the opportunity to try Freedome for FREE for 3 months – just use code: qhh42f at  checkout.

You can also enter to WIN an iPad Mini 16 gb with wifi AND A YEAR of Freedome service! Enter in the rafflecopter below to win!



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Healthy S’Mores with Bananas

  2 Bananas
  1/4 Cup Mini Marshmallows
  1/8 Cup Milk Chocolate Chips
  Crushed Up Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cereal
  Foil Sheets
 Preheat Oven to 350 Degrees
Peel Bananas and slice down the middle lengthwise
 Align marshmallows into the center of the banana
 Sprinkle Chocolate Chips over top
 Also sprinkle your cinnamon toast crunch over the top
 Place bananas into foil and fold up into packets
 Bake for about 10-12 minutes, until everything is warm
 Dig in and enjoy!!
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Oxytocin and Autism

Every new discovery pushes us in learning even more regarding the given topic. Human kind is simply not satisfied with limited knowledge and limited progress. As such, we are always willing to exhaust all the possibilities while finding optimal way to use something. Recently, there have been some astonishing discoveries regarding oxytocin hormone. Having that in mind, we leaped forward in order to explore it and the ways how it can affect and improve our bodily function.

This hormone is released into our brain during social processes. Whenever we meet a new person, oxytocin pushes us towards that individual, making bonding process that much easier. It also affects our sexual life and bonding with our partner. Recent research shows us that people with high level of oxytocin in body are less likely to cheat on their partner while they are exhibiting a much higher level of satisfaction with their sex life. At the same time, this substance is important for process of bonding between mother and child. Each touch between two, leads to release of oxytocin making the bond much stronger. In fact, each touch between two individuals, even though they are friends, is deepening the relationship based on work of this hormone.


So, given all of this, it is logical that there are many ways how we can use this hormone in order to treat various issues that are based on social discomfort and awkwardness. In that sense, it was only matter of time when scientists would give this drug to children suffering from autism in order to counter this condition.

During the process, oxytocin sublingual drops and nasal oxytocin spray were administered. Both of them are able to quickly travel to brain, giving almost instantaneous results. The theory is based on the fact that children with autism have problem with bonding and that it just might be due to severe lack of oxytocin. However, the results were quite ambiguous. Children that have normal levels of oxytocin in body weren’t affected with the cure; nothing has changed for the most part. On the other hand, those who lacked oxytocin exhibited much more severe symptoms of dissociation so; the treatment was able to diminish the effects.


The main issue with this therapy is the way how it will affect brain in long terms. In a research that was performed on mice, those animals that were subjected to oxytocin supplements grew to be less social because their brain got used to the hormone and started disregarding it. They simply developed tolerance and naturally produced chemical couldn’t affect their brains in later stages of the life.

Scientist thinks that the main issue is the cure itself. Oxytocin nasal spray, as good as it is, can’t affect all part of the brain. Anyway, some additional research is required which can tell us how to precisely approach the issue and which parts of the brain need to be affected by this hormone. Future looks good for all the patients because we have finally discovered something that can potentially solve this issue.

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Kohls Memorial Day DEALS and Gift Card Giveaway

Kohls always has some awesome deals going on that you can’t just pass up (just ask my Kohls Credit Account – ha!) Memorial Day is no exception, they are offering $10 off a $30 purchase plus #Free shipping on orders over $75!

I’m going to use my $10 off $30 to get an awesome pair of Sketchers Go Walk flip flops. They are the only flip flops that don’t hurt my feet after hours of walking!

Skechers GOwalk Recover Women s Flip Flops

Deal Details:
Take $10 Off Your Purchase of $30 or More
Promo Code: MAYSAVE10
Free Shipping on Orders $75+. Restrictions may apply.
5/22/15 through 5/25/15


Don’t forget to enter the $1,000 Kohls Gift Card Giveaway! 

Kohls Giveaway

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Is Your Connection Secure??

I am a F-Secure Freedome Ambassador because I believe in my right to privacy – and freedom on the internet.

We live in a great era – you can access anything and everything all of the time. Forgot to pay your utility bill and your on your way out of town? Jump on and pay it on your phone. Can’t remember if you used your credit or debit card for that last purchase? Access your online checking account or your credit card account online on your tablet. We have information at our fingertips with the touch of a button -but is it safe??


There are a lot of great spam filters and ‘security’ apps out that say they protect all of your private information – but hackers always seem to find a way to get in. Just today a friend of mine told me she received a text message that her bank account was charged for over $3,000 to Sigapore Airlines (most definitely wasn’t her.) She believe her debit card number was hacked when she used it to pay a bill on her phone so she wouldn’t forget by the time she got home…sound familiar??

With F-Secure Freedome, they offer you the peace of mind – even when you’re connected to the free Wifi at Starbucks. More than a VPN solution Freedome keeps you secure and private no matter how you connect to the web. It also lets you chose virtual location that gives you access to geo-restriced content anywhere in the world. All you have to do is press a  button.

Freedome is available for all Android, iOS, Macs, and Kind Fire devices!

So what are you waiting for? Get a FREE 3 month trial with code: qhh42f

Keep an eye out next week for an iPad Mini 16 GB with wifi and year of Freedome Giveaway!

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