I haven't posted in a while, but I've had some too-long-to-tweet thoughts knocking around my brain so I decided to put them here. A lot of this is old news but I assume you all come to this site for my sparkling commentary. Mo'Nique and Netflix So here's the Cliff's Notes, in case you missed … Continue reading Soundbites
Happy New Year! I'm kicking off another year on the blog with 5 things that I'm loving right now. Jazmine Sullivan, "Reality Show" This album dropped at the beginning of the year. I live my life on shuffle so it took until this summer for me to listen to the album as a whole, but … Continue reading 5 Favorites for 2016
It's 2015- the year that Marty McFly traveled to in Back to the Future II. We've arrived, y'all. But while everybody else is worried about self-lacing sneakers, hoverboards and flying cars, I want to know where my Jetsons-style conveyor belt automatic shower/groomer is. Anyway, going into a new year always makes people ripe for reflection … Continue reading Back to the Future
I'm far from a Luddite. My husband is a computer engineer so we've got a lot of tech playthings. Between us we have four computers, one tablet, four smartphones, three external hard drives, various spare computer parts, and a Kindle e-reader. We have our own modem (not the Comcast one) and a shared home network … Continue reading When Technology Goes Wrong
Happy Halloween! For the first time since 9th grade or so, I'm celebrating Halloween. I loved playing dress-up as a kid, Halloween or no, so I always went hard in the paint. My favorite costume of all time is still the Tinkerbell costume my mom sewed for me when I was 3. I probably drove … Continue reading Happy Halloween!
There are some very, ahem, unique things about Houston. It's a totally different experience from living in Atlanta for sure. Below are a some of my observations about my new home state. Patriotism. You can't drive more than a 2 or 3 miles without seeing a flag. And please believe that wherever you see the … Continue reading Houston vs. Atlanta