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Parenting Bytes

229 EpisodesProduced by Rebecca Levey, Andrea Smith, Amy OztanWebsite

From digital dilemmas like managing screen time and the effects of social media, to new apps and devices that can make parenting easier (or at least more fun), family tech expert Rebecca Levey, along with tech reporter Andrea Smith and blogger Amy Oztan, explore the ups and downs of parenting in the… read more


Last minute Christmas gifts - episode 168

We get it, it's a few days before Christmas and you still have gifts to buy. But thanks to monthly subscriptions, eGift Cards, super-fast shipping, and a little creativity, you still have options! We've gathered some of the best last-minute gifts we could find. No matter how long you wait, there's something on this list that will arrive in time.

[If you click on the links in this post and buy something, we may earn a small commission.]

This Week's Links:

Last Minute Gifts

Uber Gift Cards and Email Cards on Amazon

Uber Gift Cards on Uber


Groupon E-gift cards

LastPass Premium Membership

Blue Apron



Gift Card Scam: Crooks Can Drain the Money Off Your Cards, by Jeff Blyskal - Consumer Reports

Are E-Gift Cards Secure? - Consumer Reports

Target Last-Minute Christmas Shipping

Christmas 2018 Shipping Deadlines for Online Shopping

Jeni's Ice Cream


Harry & David

Monthly Fruit Clubs


House Plant Box Club

Play by Sephora


ClassPass Live One-Year Subscription and Starter Kit

SpaFinder Gift Card

Amazon Gift Cards

Amy's Printable Amazon Gift Card Envelope

Meditation Studio App

App Store and iTunes Gift Cards by Email


MasterClass Buy One, Gift One Free



Airbnb Gift Cards

Hotels dot com Gift Cards

Ticketmaster eGift Cards

Can You Gift Airline Miles to Someone Else? by Johnny Jet - Forbes

Last-Minute Gift Ideas, by Amy Oztan - Amy Ever After

Bytes of the Week

iRobot Roomba i7+

Package Thief vs. Glitter Bomb Trap

The Best Cookbooks to Give With That Instant Pot, by Xenia Fong - Food Network

Instant Pot ceramic nonstick insert

Let's Start Easy: Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes, by Amy Oztan - Amy Ever After

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