A lot of my friends and family back in the Northeast are struggling through another snow day right now. My own little monsters sweet angels just went back to school yesterday, so even though I’m happily enjoying the sweet sounds of silence right now, I can vividly recall Jen of Two Days Ago wondering if she’d ever be able to watch grown up television again … Continue reading 4 apps to keep your brain from melting.
It’s been a busy month here – we’ve been enjoying Christmas Tree farms, piano recitals, cookie baking, parties with friends and all the usual fun stuff that goes into a month. Aside from the family fun, here are some of the things that have been keeping me occupied in those in between moments. On My Bookshelf I’ve been reading Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick this month … Continue reading What I’m Into: December 2017
Picmonkey has been rolling out a lot of new features lately, which is exciting because it means I get to continually up my photo editing game and also waste time on the internet! I’m already seriously digging the new mirror effect which is available for Royal members. Royal Membership means an annual paid membership for about $30 that unlocks a slew of features. There is … Continue reading New features on Picmonkey worth squealing about.
Have you guys heard about Hour of Code at Code.org? They have a bunch of free coding tutorials geared towards kids as young as 4 and as old as grandma that walk you through the principles of basic programming in an hour, with the complexity getting a little harder with each “puzzle” that you complete. And to help pique your interest (or the interest of … Continue reading Minecraft Hour of Code
How is it September already? Though it still definitely feels like summer outside (hot and muggy? check) – the kids are back in school, pumpkin spiced everything is starting to roll out in cafes and my grocery store just put out Halloween candy. It’s official – Winter Fall is coming. Whether this is exciting or disappointing, let’s distract ourselves with these geeky links: Nerds Rejoice … Continue reading Weekly Geekly: 9.04.15
I’m linking up with Leigh Kramer to share some of the things I’ve been into this month. This is a great opportunity to fangirl all over the place about what you’ve been reading, watching, listening to – or to give said things a harsh critique when necessary. Here’s how the month shook out for me. Reading Right now I’m reading three different books which is actually kind … Continue reading What I’m Into (July 2015)
Guys, has this week been long and draining for you, too? The closer we get to summer vacation, the harder the weeks seem to be – like oh my god, do I really have to pack your lunch again?? Luckily, that last day of school is quickly approaching AND it’s Friday AND I have the day off from work. So either I’m going to get a … Continue reading Weekly Geekly: 5.15.2015
Here’s what I’m currently… Reading: Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel for my book club on Wednesday. I’m only 1/3 through the book so my odds of finishing on time are not looking great. It took me awhile to get into this one but after the first 100 pages or so it starts to pick up. I’m still not crazy about the narration and sometimes the … Continue reading Currently.