Pinterest with the HTC Droid Incredible

When pinterest first came out I heard do much talk about it, but I never got into it. I used it as a way to earn extras into giveaways, but nothing else really. I found it to time consuming to browse a site when I could be doing other things. However, when I got the HTC Droid Incredible one of the first apps I put on it was the pinterest app. I would lay in bed and just browse pinterest.

I have to say now I am beyond addicted. I lay in bed for hours before finally falling asleep. With trying to lose weight, I have found so many awesome recipes, and new ways of doing things.

They say laughing is also great for those trying to lose weight, want a good laugh hit up their humor section! I have laughed for hours looking at some of those images.

Also with being home schoolers I have found so many different craft projects that are calling out our name. Pinterest is my goto for almost everything. Recently, we had a Unjunk ice cream party and used the Get Unreal candies (post to come) well you cannot have ice cream without chocolate syrup. I went to pick up a bottle when I was at the store getting the other goodies for the party. Well I decided to look on the back, and what did I see high fructose corn syrup!

The main reason for the unjunking party was to remove that and other unneeded ingredients from our sweet treats. I remembered I seen a recipe on pinterest to make your own chocolate syrup, so I grabbed up my phone while in the store and hit up pinterest. Sure enough I found the recipe I was talking about.


Very simple recipe so off I went to get the ingredients. Within about 5 minutes I had chocolate syrup! Let is chill in fridge and I was ready to pour on the ice cream.

The HTC Droid Incredible has opened my eyes to pinterest and all that it has to bring. Before having a smartphone my life was pretty blah, now if I am in the store and I want to try something new I don’t have to try and remember what the recipe called for, I can actually bring it up on the phone.

I don’t know how many times I would attempt to remember what was all in a recipe and come home forgetting half of what I needed. No more forgetting, no more wasted trips, and healthier, yummier foods!

Do you change recipes up some to make them healthier? What is your main reason for using pinterest?

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About Jammie Morey

Jammie is of Native American descent, she has family from the Ojibway/Chippewa tribe in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. She was born and raised in Michigan, where she later moved to Tennessee with her husband and daughter. Jammie and her husband home school their daughter, and enjoy doing many things together as a family. Some of those activities include geocaching, hiking, fishing, playing games together as a family, and just being silly with their daughter. Jammie is Owner of The Neat Things in Life. For more information visit on Google+.

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