Paulette S Mincey

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Skillet Skills: Étouffée

An award-winning recipe<p>Ingredients<p>Lance Pitre's Crawfish Étouffée<p>1 1/3 cups yellow onion, chopped<p>1/2 cup green bell pepper, chopped<p>1/2 cup red bell pepper, chopped<p>1/3 cup yellow bell pepper, chopped<p>1/3 cup orange bell pepper, chopped<p>1/2 cup celery, chopped<p>1 stick salted butter<p>3 tbsp. flour<p>1 clove …

How to See When a Text Was Sent

Timestamps used to appear at the top of each text message on your iPhone. However, the old timestamps haven’t disappeared; they’re just hidden now. This is nice since you don’t always need to read the timestamp; and for those occasions when you do need to know when a message was received, here’s …

Text Messaging

How to Add a Website to Your Home Screen

If you have a favorite website you use daily or a personal website you want quick access to, consider adding the website to your Home screen on iPhone. I do this to have quick access to my blog from Home screen. It’s perfect for quickly access a website without needing to open Safari each time. …

Apps

How To Transfer Content From One Device to Another

If you've purchased a new iDevice, the good news is that you don't have to set it up from scratch if you are replacing an older device. One of my favorite things about owning Apple products is the simplicity in which transferring content can be done. As long as you back up your previous device …

iPhone

How To Import Photos from Your iDevice to Your Computer

I have a friend who has several hundred photos on her iPhone 5. She's been taking photos on her phone since last summer and has never exported any of them. She's running out of room to take more. The other day she asked me how to get the photos from her phone to her computer.<p>She's never connected …

Mobile Photography

Tip of the Day: Find Out What Those Emojis Are Called

Emoji symbols add a touch of whimsy to text messages, notes, and emails. But did you know that they have names besides "the pink flower," the other pink flower," "dead dudes one and two," and "the not-quite-full moon—is it waxing or waning? I can never remember"? The easiest and most hilarious way …

Apps

What Does HDR Mean? Take Gorgeous Photos with HDR on iPhone

What is HDR photography on iPhone and why would I want to use it? HDR stands for High Dynamic Range. It works to balance the shadows and highlights of a photo so that neither are being favored or ignored. Basically, HDR on iPhone is done by combining three different exposures into a single shot. …

Mobile Photography

How to Get Siri to Stop Interrupting You on iPhone

It's like the Interrupting Cow joke that delights school-age kids everywhere; you activate Siri and start speaking your request, only to be interrupted by, "Here's what I found on the web." At which point you probably say something like "If you'd just let me #$@%ing finish, Siri, you'd know I'm …

Siri