Monthly Archives: July 2013

OMG! Adults are so boring!

Recently, John Green of Young Adult author fame and one of the people I greatly admire received this question by anonymous on tumblr: “Would you ever write a YA novel where an adult plays a key role? I know you … Continue reading

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VidCon 2013 primer

There are a few advice blogs out there that tell you what to bring and what to do for and during VidCon. Let me add mine to this. In regard to what to bring, I think the most important thing … Continue reading

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Despicable me – A review (reposted from 2010)

I thought I repost the original review I wrote of the first ‘Despicable Me’ movie two years ago. Just so you can see how much I loved that one. I took the kids today and we watched ‘Despicable me’ in … Continue reading

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Despicable Me 2 – A review

I really loved Despicable Me. So I took my daughter and went to the movies to see Despicable Me 2. I came with high expectations and mostly they were met. However, there were two problems I had with the movie … Continue reading

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Traveling with kids

Living on a different continent than the rest of your family comes with a sizable amount of traveling. I have logged more international flights in my life than I care to count. I also learned a great many things. For … Continue reading

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What you can learn from your cat

I find is fascinating how we ignore basic needs from time to time for entertainment purposes or just as part of our routines. We don’t eat when we’re hungry, we eat when the schedule allows. We don’t sleep when we’re … Continue reading

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