Category Archive: Read Up: Around the Web

Read Up: GOMI

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Am I late to the party on this one?  Does everyone already know about Get Off My Internets (GOMI)?  I stumbled across this site after googling a blog that had changed its name… Continue reading

Things That Are Happening

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Nothing in particular here today, folks. Just some things that are happening out in the world that I thought you ought to know about in case you need to make small talk or… Continue reading

Read Up: Weekend Link Round Up

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So many of my favorite people are getting married this weekend! I’m feeling good vibes spreading across the country (too much? probably). As we speak, I’m on my way to New Hampshire with… Continue reading

Read Up: And while we’re on the topic…

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Just found this great article from Sarah Kendzior that was published by Al Jazeera: “Mothers are not ‘opting out’ – they are out of options”.

Read Up: This Week On Women

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There have been quite a few articles this week that caught my attention regarding the ongoing focus on women, “leaning in” vs. “opting out”, pregnancy, motherhood, womanhood, etc. etc. etc. It’s all very… Continue reading

Around the Web: Skillshare Online Classes

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A while back,  I wrote a post about fun people to follow on Instagram and looking back, I can’t believe I didn’t include Jon Contino on that list! A self proclaimed “Alphastructaesthetitologist”, Jon is… Continue reading

Daily Feed: Humans of New York

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A couple of week’s ago, Dan’s mom introduced me to Humans of New York on Facebook.  Now I can’t imagine my feed without it.  What’s all the hype about, you ask? Brandon Stanton,… Continue reading

Weekend Reading

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Happy Friday All!  I’ve been stumbling across a bunch of interesting articles lately that I thought I’d share in case you’re looking for some weekend reading.  I have a feeling that a large… Continue reading

Google Glass is the Wave of the Future

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At the risk of sounding like a stereotypically privileged technophile twenty-something, I will say that one of my favorite things to do after a long day is peruse the Flipboard app on my… Continue reading

Time Waster: Color Schemer App

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One of my favorite blogs, Creature Comforts, regularly features “Color Inspiration” posts where she creates a color palette from a beautiful photograph or piece of artwork. A while back, I looked into online… Continue reading

So close to vacation…

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It’s Friday, December 21st, which means many of you are giving work one last feeble push before you take off for your holiday vacation. I’m in retail, so…I’m not one of you and… Continue reading

Thanksgiving: Let someone else do all the work

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We’re getting ready to gather around tables and eat turkeys and drink goblets of wine with our friends and family. Somehow, I have managed to dodge most Thanksgiving responsibilities in the kitchen over… Continue reading

And Now For An Amusing Follow Up

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Thanks to Jeb for pointing out this article on Gawker.  Apparently, people are taking to Amazon to share their own experiences with binders so that others can make informed shopping decisions.  Hilarious.

Why I Won’t Be Voting For Mitt Romney

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There are times when Facebook can be quite helpful.  Say, for example, that you’re sitting in your house on a Tuesday night when you hear a loud, yet muffled, bang and your whole… Continue reading

Blog Love: The Foxed

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I’m pretty sure one of the main purposes of reading a blog is to skip having to endlessly search the vast expanse that is the internet for interesting tidbits – you, the reader,… Continue reading