Try Something New

This past weekend, I tried snowboarding for the first time. As a former athlete turned fat person, you can imagine how hard it was. I was out of breath, miserable, fell over more times than I can count and tweaked my ankle a bit. But, you know what? I had the best time of my […]

My Favorite YouTube Channels

YouTube is one of the best ways to learn, laugh and grow. You can learn just about anything by watching YouTube videos, you can laugh with any number of videos dedicated to fails, cats or anything in between; you can grow by watching inspiration and creativity flourish online. My Favorite YouTube Channels Here are my […]

The Best of Farting Preacher

Farting Preacher is by far one of the funniest things I’ve ever seen on YouTube.  Introduced to me by an ex, I often forget about it until I reminded about it again. Check Out Farting Preacher Comment and let me know how much you laughed!

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Why Nobody Values Your Time

  Nobody values time anymore, especially when it’s your time. Your time is valuable no matter what anybody tells you.Click To TweetPowered By CoSchedule Bosses, friends and even family will tell you that it’s not. They’ll convince you by unloading work on you, by quilting you and by ignoring their own tasks for you to […]

Brian Williams Raps!

How did I not know about this before? This video has been cracking me up for days: Then, I find out, it’s something Jimmy Fallon has been doing for awhile now! This is a must watch video!

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Why I Hate Collaborative Spaces

It’s no secret I hate collaborative spaces. Let me re-phrase that: I hate full-time collaborative spaces.Click To TweetPowered By CoSchedule I believe that certain jobs, like my own in the writing industry, need quiet time and space to achieve maximum results. When editing my own work, I find it increasingly difficult to work around other […]

Preview: Open Office – Friend or Foe?

The Next Web recently posted an interesting article titled: The open office: Friend or foe to startup success?. “The noise pollution level in open office environments is especially high, meaning it can be harder for your workers to concentrate on their tasks. A study by Cornell University found exposure to high levels of noise in the […]

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Why I Still Play World of Warcraft

As a woman who’s spent the last 10 years forging a career and name for myself in the copywriting, technical writing and blogging world, I still get people who like at my sideways when I tell them I played Warcraft. They think I’m crazy, that I’m wasting my time and that it’s a joke. But […]

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When Will Target Start Helping Customers?

With news that the Target debit card security breach has reached an estimated 70 million Americans, along with information related to debit and credit cards, PIN numbers and now phone numbers, e-mail addresses and more, you’d think Target might be willing to step up and actually help customers. The sad truth of that is that […]

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Christmas Eve FedEx Delivery Failure

My friend sent me a package from Rehoboth Beach, Delaware on 12/19 Tracking #797456773423. It arrived in Denver, Colorado 12/20. FedEx said the estimated delivery would originally be the 23rd, then updated it to the 24th. On Saturday, 12/21, FedEx put the package on the truck and spent all day driving around with it taking […]