Entries by Anna James

6 Ways to Rock Your Spring Vacation

Spring vacation means freedom from school responsibilities for the kids and is a heady time to enjoy some relaxation and family bonding. You have fewer burdens on your shoulders since you don’t have to worry about the task of getting your kids to school or spend evenings helping them with homework. Spring vacation is the […]

5 Tips For a Strong Start to 2019

….and just like that, another year is over. Happy 2019, everyone!! I don’t know about you, but I’m both sad and very relieved at the same time that 2018 is over and done with. Now time for bigger and better things – the best version of you. Now’s your chance to finally start writing that […]

Safety Tips for New Year’s Eve 2018

Can you believe that the end of 2018 is in two days!? This year absolutely flew by. Whether it was one of your best or one of your worst years, let’s do everything we can to make sure that your New Year’s Eve is nothing but a positive experience to end things on a good […]

5 Items Every Dog Owner Should Invest In

I think most of us would agree that having a dog is hands down one of the most rewarding luxuries available to us. All of those noisy nights of crate training, laundry loads of towels and blankets, and clumps of dog hair on everything we own are absolutely worth the unconditional love, loyalty, and friendship […]

The Brains Behind the Invention of GPS

The Global Positioning System, or GPS, is a tool that we use in our everyday lives. It relies on 31 operational GPS satellites traveling around the Earth 24/7 to provide us with on-demand directions, events and restaurant recommendations based on location, and even the correct time on our smartphones and computers. Who do we have to […]

Scout GPS Tracker for Kids, Pets and… Marathons?

Earlier this year, on a typical afternoon in the Scout office, our marketing director, James, made a bet with our director of partnerships, Andrea. If Andrea, who is a vegetarian, finished a half marathon, James would cut meat out of his diet for one week. If she didn’t finish the race, she would have to […]