Monthly Archives: November 2015

Famous Quote Friday – “Against the Grain”

One of my favorite quotes from the Garth Brooks song “Against the Grain” speaks of standing out of the crowd in order to make a difference in the world. This is a lesson I’ve tried very hard to instill in … Continue reading

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Enjoy The Time You Have

I spent the evening with family and friends, enjoying their company and having fun over a wonderful meal. My mom, my kids, my boyfriend, and a friend of mine joined me for an early Thanksgiving dinner tonight. I was reminded … Continue reading

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They Need to Earn It

In searching for a quote for Motivation Monday, I came across this gem. I’m not sure if it was really Ginger Rogers who said it, but the words themselves speak to me. This is a phrase I have lived by … Continue reading

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Fun Fact Friday: Spider-Man Teamed Up With Planned Parenthood

Spider-Man has always been one of my favorite comic series. I mean come on. He’s in love with MJ. Which is short for Mary Jane. Which is so much cooler than what my MJ stands for, but still. It turns … Continue reading

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Religions Became Popular to Promote Love

Sometimes other people’s words can express how you feel so much better than anything you can think of. So, this picture is my post for the day. Because this is the message I am hoping to instill in my kids. … Continue reading

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One Less Minute of Not Living

I re-watched one of my favorite episodes of Gilmore Girls this weekend. This is a screenshot of one of the best scenes in any series I’ve ever seen, because in this scene, you as an audience member are reminded that you … Continue reading

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Krysten Ritter Stars in New Marvel Series

I got an email from Netflix today about a new series based in Hell’s Kitchen. Jessica Jones, a new Marvel show is coming to Netflix on November 20th. This one starring Krysten Ritter. Ever since her sidekick role as the up-and-coming … Continue reading

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New Devices vs Tried and True

One question that’s been coming up a lot in my life lately is, “When is it really worth replacing your existing electronic device?”. My usual answer, “when the old one dies”. My daughter’s phone recently had a lot of problems, … Continue reading

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Humans in the Internet of Things

I don’t know how many of you are aware of this system they are calling the “Internet of Things“, but I think it’s very interesting to consider the number of “things” that are interconnected with or without human interaction now that … Continue reading

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Nifty Social Media Infographic

I’ve been studying up on the future of social media and neuro implants for the book I’m writing for NaNoWriMo. In the process I found this really nifty infographic on Bit Rebels about social media and how we use it.

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