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Jennifer Pattison Tuohy
Works at jp2emedia.com
Attended Alleyns College of God's Gift, Exeter University
Lived in Charleston, South Carolina
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Too many smart lighting solutions, too little cash? Here's a run down of the most affordable home automation lighting options on the market today. By me for +HomeToys.com 
#smarthome   #lighting   #smartlighting   #Hue   #GELink   #homeautomation   #Osram   #WeMo  #TCP   #Insteon  
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Now you can secure your home from the palm of your hand, without paying high monthly fees. My blog for +HomeToys.com 
#security   #smarthome   #smartphone  
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Thanks for the support +Under Armour. Looking forward to NYC and the next challenge #usopen #iwill
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A pile of dusty cables on your desk can be distracting (and dirty!). Here are some gadgets to help you find a solution for your cord and cable clutter.
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Top tips for choosing rugs that are healthy for you and for the planet. Via +MOTHER EARTH NEWS 
#rugs  #green #sustainable
Indoor air pollution can be even worse than outdoor. For this reason, choosing eco-friendly floor coverings is essential to a healthy home.
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Wildfire season is here... make sure you don't contribute to it by following these safety tips for your fire pit. For +MOTHER EARTH NEWS  #firesafety   #firepit   #wildfire  
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Why you might want to think about replacing that old water heater, to save money and help the planet. #waterheater   #sustainability   #energy  
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Thinking about investing in Smart Home Security systems? Here's some of the added value these gadgets will bring you... by me for +Allconnect  #smarthome   #security  
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More smart gadgets for your green thumb...
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#garden   #homeautomation   #gardening   #smartgarden  
Last September, I wrote on this blog about how the smart home was growing in to the back yard. Back then, I discussed Rachio Iro's smart sprinkler system, the robotic garden hose Droplet and EDYN's mysterious garden sensor. However, as with all things technology-related, the smart garden has ...
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The ultimate guide to the lightbulb aisle... via +CleanTechies 
#LED   #lighting   #lightbulbs  
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An ingenious idea for re-using an old crib, if I do say so myself! For +sustainablog 
#upcycling   #crib   #sustainability   #repurpose  
Have your kids outgrown the crib? Our easy upcycling expert walks you through the process of converting it into a porch swing for the whole family.
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editing, writing, blogging, social media,
Employment
  • jp2emedia.com
    Owner, 2011 - present
    Freelance journalist/editor/blogger/social media maven
  • Home Depot
    Blogger, 2014 - present
  • Lucky Dog Publishing
    Managing Editor, 2013 - present
    Editor of two hyper-local community newspapers: Island Eye News &The Island Connection
  • Sun Valley Resort
    blogger/historian, 2012 - 2015
  • eBay
    blogger, 2013 - 2014
  • Sun Valley Guide
    Editor-in-Chief, 2005 - 2013
  • Idaho Mountain Expresss
    Arts Editor/Features Writer/Special Sections Editor, 2004 - 2012
  • The Daily Telegraph
    Features Assistant, 1999 - 2003
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Charleston, South Carolina - Sun Valley, Idaho - London, England
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Manhattan-born, London-raised journalist & tech blogger. Find me at www.jp2emedica.com. Formerly an Idahoan, now trying to be a Southern Belle.
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Freelance writer and editor, working in Charleston, South Carolina. I cover Tech,  Home Automation, DIY, History, Local News, and anything else that catches my fancy. I'm an #apple addict, but have an open mind. I'm a telly addict, but have cut the cord. I'm 100% English, but 75% American.
See my most recent articles here, or view all my work at www.jp2emedia.com.
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Graduated from a university that prides itself on its "Oxbridge Rejects." I have 2 kids, 2 dogs, 2 frogs and 1 husband, and I drove them all across America in under a week.
Education
  • Alleyns College of God's Gift, Exeter University
    1988 - 1995
  • Exeter University
    English, 1996 - 1999
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Mrs. Sun, Jennifer Pattison
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5 Fire Pit Safety Tips from A Former Wildland Firefighter
www.motherearthnews.com

Fire pits can be great things. They are attractive, inexpensive to use and help to extend the use of your yard through the fall and winter.

DIY Porch Swing From A Crib: Easy Upcycling
sustainablog.org

Have your kids outgrown the crib? Our easy upcycling expert walks you through the process of converting it into a porch swing for the whole

How One Family Built a Raised Vegetable Garden for Less than $200
www.motherearthnews.com

A good vegetable garden doesn't have to be expensive. Here is a step-by-step description of how one family was able to build a paved, raised

How to Make a Wine Rack out of a Wood Pallet
www.motherearthnews.com

Pallets can have many uses. And they can be re-purposed into just about anything. This article shows how to re-purpose a wood pallet into a

TechZulu • How to Turn An iPhone into a Home Security Camera
techzulu.com

If you keep a smartphone or tablet long enough, it loses resale value to the point that it may eventually end up sitting in a drawer somewhe

Is the Future of the Fridge a Connected One?
www.motherearthnews.com

New Energy Star standards not only raise the bar for energy efficiency in refrigeration, but they also introduce, for the first time, the id

The Soda Bottle Bird Feeder Tutorial
sustainablog.org

Got a soda bottle sitting in the recycling bin? Turn it into a bird feeder just in time for Spring - step-by-step instructions included!

An Entertainment Center From An Old Dresser
sustainablog.org

See how Home Depot upcycling expert Jennifer Tuohy created a small, funky bedroom entertainment center from an old, rotting two-drawer dress

What can I do with home automation? | Network World
www.networkworld.com

Part 2 of a two part series on how to get started with home automation

5 Things a New Fridge Can Do For the Good of the Planet
www.motherearthnews.com

The decision to replace an old refrigerator should not always be made based only on how well it is functioning. New Energy Star models have

Tips for Traveling With Cables - Workshifting
www.workshifting.com

Tweet Share on Tumblr Tweet Share on Tumblr DIY hacks and fun products for keeping your cables tangle-free while traveling. As a modern work

The Smart Home Nudges Manufacturers Toward Sustainability
www.triplepundit.com

The smart home revolution has caused legacy manufacturers to re-think their products, as shown by modern smart water heater technology.

Sizing up the three popular Internet TV streaming sticks | Network World
www.networkworld.com

These Internet TV streaming devices will be the savior of every gadget-obsessed, cable-cluttered geek out there.

Old Light Bulbs Upcycled Into New Holiday Ornaments
sustainablog.org

Want new holiday ornaments for the Christmas tree? If you'v got burned-out incandescent bulbs laying around, try this easy upcycling project

6 Reasons to Control Your Lights from Your iPhone (and How to Do It) | T...
www.theiphonemom.com

Jennifer Tuohy writes for The Home Depot about tech topics ranging from home automation to light bulbs. You can find the LED light bulbs tha

TechZulu • When Will Dinner Cook Itself? | Moment The Smart Home Goes Ma...
techzulu.com

The smart home may be angling for the mainstream, but right now it's stuck swimming in a niche. Turning lights on automatically and setting

A Wooden Shipping Pallet as Halloween Decor/Coat Rack
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An old wooden shipping pallet can be used as a year-round coat rack and holiday decor for Halloween. Here's how...

Cottage: Corner Charging and Sunglass Station
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