French Quarter Pens

I finally found a pen I love and will not loose… well almost never loose. I was given a peweter dragon pen from French Quarter Pens a couple years ago and for the longest time I never lost it, misplaced it yes, but always found it. One day, on my way to the bus my purse went upside down in the car and partially out into the snow! I thought I’d lost my beloved pen forever and couldn’t find it anywhere. So for Christmas I was given a replacement. A couple weeks later I was looking in the car for something else and found my original pen! I was delighted as I now have 2 of these beautiful pens!

They are heavy enough that they glide over the paper but don’t make your hand hurt like most heavier pens. Having it in my purse adds a little weight and so I know it’s always there! They are a delight to write with and frequently I bring out my pen specifically for meetings at work which causes discussions n good writing tools.

I ride the Valley Mover, a local bus system in Alaska and whenever someone needs a pen I’m quick to bring out my beautiful pen for loan. More than a few times the hour drive is spent talking about how wonderful the pen is and how well it writes along with where it was purchased!

We’ve also purchased several more pens and the accompanying letter openers and magnifying glass to give as gifts.

Dragon Pewter Pen

Dragon Pewter Pen from www.FrenchQuarterPens.com

No, I get nothing but the satisfaction that I have helped several people find a lovely pen and a small business in Louisiana, all the way from Alaska!

STORMTROOPER USB Charger

ThinkGeek Star Wars Mighty Minis Micro Boost USB Charger: Stormtrooper (Toy)

Star Wars Mighty Minis Stormtrooper Officially-licensed Star Wars merchandise A ThinkGeek creation & exclusive Micro-boost USB charger – extra juice when you need it most using standard batteries 3 hours extra use time* On/off switch to prevent accidental drain Includes handy bag strap Batteries: 2 1.5V AA (LR6) alkaline (not included) Remove screw at base of skull, slide body out of helmet, and remove battery door to install batteries Dimensions: almost 4″ tall x 2 1/2″ wide x 2 1/2″ deep Weight: 4 oz. (with batteries, since there’s no reason to carry them around without) You’ll need to provide the USB-to-whatever cable that your device uses Provides limited battery charge for emergency situations Not intended for large mobile devices and tablets Age 6+

Features: 

  • Star Wars Mighty Minis Stormtrooper
  • Extra juice for your phone when you need it most
  • Uses standard AA batteries
  • Battery NOT INCLUDED

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Star Wars MIGHTY MINIS Micro Boost USB Charger – STORMTROOPER

Wemo Mini Smart Plug, Wi-Fi Enabled


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Wemo Mini Smart Plug, WiFi Enabled, Works with Alexa, Google Assistant & Apple HomeKit (Wireless Phone Accessory)

Featuring a sleek new form-factor that allows you to stack two Mini Smart Plugs in the same outlet, the WeMo Mini gives you control of your lights and small appliances whenever you want, wherever you choose, with tons of options for scheduling and automation. Paired with Amazon Alexa, you can control your lamps and appliances with just the power of your voice. When WeMo works with Nest Thermostat, you can set your lights to turn off automatically when you leave the house.

Features: 

  • Control from anywhere. Plug in a WeMo Mini Smart Plug, download the free app, and control your lights and appliances from your phone and your voice through Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple Home Kit. Only needs Wi Fi. No hub or subscription required
  • Compact size. WeMo Mini features a sleek new form factor that allows you to stack two Mini Smart Plugs in the same outlet. Minimum System Requirements Wi Fi router, Android 4.1 or higher, iOS 9 or higher
  • Schedule automatically. Never come home to a dark house. Schedule the fan to turn on before you arrive. Sync lamps and devices to sunrise, sunset, or pre set times automatically. Note : Refer to the PDF attached below in Technical Specification for Manual and Troubleshooting Steps
  • Randomize Lights. The Mini Smart Plug protects your home better than a mechanical timer. “Away Mode” will turn your lights on and off randomly to make it look like you’re home even when you’re not
  • Voice control with Alexa, the Google Assistant and Apple Home Kit. Pair with voice built in devices like Apple Home pod or Google Home and control your lights and appliances with your voice
  • WeMo works with Apple Home Kit automatically. Download the latest version of the WeMo App and follow the steps to connect your WeMo Mini connected devices to the Apple Home app.WiFi: 2.4GHz 801.11n

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Featuring a sleek new form-factor that allows you to stack two Mini Smart Plugs in the same outlet, the WeMo Mini gives you control of your lights and small appliances whenever you want, wherever you choose, with tons of options for scheduling and automation. Paired with Amazon Alexa, you can control your lamps and appliances with just the power of your voice. When WeMo works with Nest Thermostat, you can set your lights to turn off automatically when you leave the house.

I commute….

I commute on public transportation, therefore I am well rested — Commuter Bag

I commute by public transportation, in my case the Valley Mover Bus which is our local system that does long distance transit. I take the bus daily which saves wear on the car, gas, lowers my insurance bill and reduces the risk of ending up in a accident especially on bad winter roads and heavy rush hour traffic. The photo on the item is a local back road of the Mat-Su Valley of Alaska taken at sunset in the late summer!
Some of my other reasons for taking the bus are the social aspects. People love to just chat about various things. If there happens to be something news worthy most people have some sort of mobile device and the news of the day becomes the topic. A few weeks back there was a winter time fire about a mile from my house and the topic was where to go to get the latest information on the roads in the area. Many times the weather or traffic reports are handy and are relayed to the bus driver who can then warn later buses about delays. Sometimes it has even helped the driver take an alternate route and stay nearly on time despite the traffic. Another benefit is napping. Taking a nap before or after work just helps you stay low stress and feel refreshed for your day or evening ahead!
So I commute by public transportation, therefore I am well rested!
I commute on public transportation, therefore I am Commuter Bag
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Rickshaw Commuter Laptop Bag

Upgrade your daily commute with a customized Rickshaw laptop bag! Made in San Francisco with a focus on sustainability and durability, this laptop bag stands up to daily wear ‘n tear and stand out with your customized designs, text, and photos printed on the front flap. Made with a pocket or compartment for everything from a 15” laptop to a journal, this laptop bag will make it easy to take it all with you each day.

  • Water resistant, extra durable construction.
  • Holds up to 15″ laptop (sleeve included).
  • 2 large front pockets and rear organizational pocket.
  • Magnetic silencers, Velcro, and clip flap fasteners.
  • Made with a sustainability focus in San Francisco, CA.
  • Dimensions 11″ H x 15.75″ W x 4.75″ D.
$191.20 per bag
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