How to Efficiently Search on Google

Here are four tips on how to get better, more accurate search results on Google. Short tutorial/FAQ – How do I efficiently search on Google? 

This School Year Will Include New Lessons for All

We’re here to help you make this school year a success. Given the pandemic, the 2020/2021 school year will be unlike any other. TruLeap Technologies applauds the hard work of local administrators, teachers, and parents to continue providing learning opportunities while taking appropriate steps to help everyone stay safe. These challenging times require all of us – whether in school …

Find Your Inner Chef With Online Cooking Lessons

Are you doing more cooking at home now? Whether you’re an accomplished cook or a novice, these online options are available to help you — in the words of chef Emeril Lagasse — “kick it up a notch!” Find your inner chef with online cooking lessons! Serious Eats (seriouseats.com) More than just a recipe repository, this free site includes videos …

3 Water Activities to Keep You Cool This Summer

No swimming pool? No problem. The current social restrictions have made us use our creativity to reimagine activities or invent new ones to keep everyone entertained and safe. 3 Water Activities to Keep You Cool This Summer! Water Limbo – Use streaming water from the hose instead of a stick to see how low you can go. Water Balloon Piñatas – …

Scam Alert! Imposters File Unemployment Claims

Scammers don’t want to let a pandemic pass them by without trying to profit from it. Find out how someone may be filing unemployment claims using your personal information and what you should do about it. How to Stay Safe from Scams

Are You Binge-Watching Comfort Food TV?

Binge-watching hours of a TV series might earn you the label of “couch potato.” However, others consider this an effective coping strategy during stressful times like these. When you get involved in the characters and plots of your favorite shows, it can help diminish feelings of isolation, create a more positive overall mood, and provide a sense of connection to …

How to Disagree Online (and Know When to Bow Out)

It seems like everyone on the internet today has an opinion – about politics, health care, about virtually any topic – and is ready to take a stand. A simple post or shared article can rub someone (including you) the wrong way, and the gloves are off, with Caps Lock enabled as the weapon of choice. These days, it doesn’t …

Four Tips for Putting Your Best Face Forward During Video Calls

You may be participating in more video calls these days, whether in a virtual meeting for a community group or just hanging out with family and friends. If you’ve ever been disappointed by how you look on the screen, don’t worry. These tips can help you enhance your appearance. Choose your light source carefully. Natural light is better than artificial …

How Do I Create a Facebook Avatar?

Learn how to create a cartoon version of yourself (a.k.a. an avatar) on Facebook. Be creative–you’ll be able to see what you would look like after losing a few pounds and getting a different haircut and color. Wrinkles are optional. Link: https://www.enewsletterhome.com/_eNewsletter/2020/2007_Section_J.html