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Forced Fun

April 28, 2009


Did your family vacations consist of "mandatory fun"? I very vividly remember my mom saying on long road trips, "this is a family outing and you will have fun!" Not that we weren't already, but just when we were about to start screaming and hittin...

Somewhere in China, They’re Laughing at Me

April 21, 2009


Here's an illustration of how word-of-mouth marketing happens and why ancient Chinese wisemen might just be laughing at me. After a long run this weekend, my friend K and I stopped to stock up on groceries at Whole Foods and refuel with some tasty...

Big Kid Toys

April 15, 2009


This weekend was awesome. Not just because it was Easter and the bunny brought me candy, but also because I live in a city that hosts massive Big Wheel races down giant hills. According to the Big Wheel Web site, the popular toy has been "the king...

“Wine is more than ever”

April 10, 2009


Because it made me chuckle, I wanted to share this video, which showcases how my two loves - wine and the internet - are coming together. I'm guilty of helping out with that "rise in wine drinking among every generation," and I'm also a member of ...

I like to eat

April 8, 2009


I've never been one of those girls that doesn't like to eat. I love food - cooking it, trying new types of it, shopping for it, consuming it, you name it. Also, (my mom will laugh at this) but since I spent some time on a farm during my childhood ...

Oh the Outrage!

April 1, 2009


If you haven't heard about MSFT's new ad campaign with Lauren the computer shopper, you haven't been reading the gossip rags of the internet lately. Since that's all I do, I'll give you a second to catch up: Video: Laptop Hunters $1000 ??? Lauren Ge...