Spoiler Alert: If you have not watched the first half of Under the Lake in Series 9, do not continue reading as I am about to give away one of the most delightful jokes in the episode. Set Up for the Joke The Doctor and Clara land on a base where one of the crew […]
I like to keep busy. Like…really busy. Ok, maybe not as busy as CJ…but I do have a full time job in tech, Meg’s Retro Cookies, and dancing. I also try to get in an hour of exercise everyday – it helps compensate for the cookies. I also really enjoy reading fiction, which unfortunately is […]
Disclaimers A few things you should know before we proceed: I am not a “good” dancer. I know enough to accomplish exactly two things: Competently social dance with almost any leader of Lindy Hop, East Coast Swing, and (sort of) Balboa. Understand exactly how good I will never be. The really good dancers are people who dedicate […]
Technically Perfect…for me. I love my Fitbit One. It’s been essentially glued to me since the day I got it. I chose this particular Fitbit for three reasons: It had a visible display with actual numbers reflecting what I’ve done during the day (as opposed to arbitrary light-up dots). I can wear it in my bra […]
Up For The Challenge! A few years ago, I made an attempt at NaNoWriMo…and I did…ok-ish. I think I managed a little over half the work and I definitely didn’t finish my book. I still love the idea of writing challenges, but I realistically can’t commit to something huge. Between work, my tiny cookie company, and […]
One of my absolutely favorite blogs to read is Apartment Therapy. I like to save up the week’s posts until Saturday morning so I can spend the first hour of my weekend snuggled up in bed looking at all of the beautiful home ideas. Blogs like this one inspired me to try painting my great-grandfather’s cabinet. (Check out Domestic […]
This post is way overdue… Back in March, I went to India with some co-workers to visit the EA studio in Hyderabad. While this was definitely a get-down-to-business type of trip, I was extremely lucky to travel with people who like to go out and see stuff. What really made the trip amazing was how […]
Many not-awesome things happened at work this week, but then I received this and things are looking up! My horrible week can suck it. I’m a Time Lord now! Original work by Stephen Byrne! Thanks, Stephen!