The Local GIG – October 2021

In this month’s edition of The Local Gig, we’ve got lots of ways you can save money on your in-home tech, plus some new recipes to try. You’ll also find a Spotify playlist to get you in the mood for all the fall festivities.

Finally, we think you’ll love these tips and cool tech that will help you lead a more active and healthy lifestyle.

Enjoy More Streaming

Music, Movies, and Television

If you’re going to use your TV for gaming, there are certain features you don’t want to do without. But all the bells and whistles can quickly run up the price tag. Learn how to get the experience you want without breaking the bank in this roundup of the 4 best affordable gaming TVs.

The leaves are changing, the temperatures are dropping, and fall is finally here. Stream the Autumnal Jazz playlist on Spotify for the perfect background music to celebrate the season.

Hulu is announcing a slight price increase this month, making it a good time to revisit your options for streaming bundles. Check out this deal to save $84 per year on popular streaming platforms.

Enjoy More Home

Incorporating smart devices in your home doesn’t have to require investments of thousands of dollars. This roundup of the best tech under $75 has an entire section devoted to budget-friendly smart home devices that can make life a little bit easier.

Fall weather calls for comfort food, and the Pioneer Woman is ready to help. Check out this video for Ree Drummond’s favorite comfort food recipes :

Recipes, Smart Devices, and DIY Hacks

You’ve heard of smart homes… but what about Disney homes? For some homeowners, Disney isn’t just the creator of their favorite movies or theme parks—it’s a lifestyle. Check out this story for video tours of real-life Disney homes.

Enjoy More Health

The cooler days of autumn are the perfect time to lace up your shoes and head out for a run.

Whether you’re a seasoned marathoner or just want to go for a quick jog around the block, these running apps can help get you one step closer to your running goals. (No pun intended.)

Whether your home gym fills your garage or simply takes up a corner of your living room from time to time, smart home technology can transform the way you workout at home. Check out this review of six smart home gyms to find the best tech for you :

The ability to see your doctor from the comfort of your home is supposed to be convenient, but your first telehealth visit might seem confusing or complex. Check out this step-by-step guide to telemedicine to get the care you need, when and where you need it.

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