Category Archives: Advice

All hail the non-normative people!

I thought I just go sing your praises. : ) What do I even mean with non-normative people? Well, there are certain expectations of how we are supposed to live our lives. We are supposed to go to school, then … Continue reading

Posted in Advice, Updates | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Advice, Current events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Advice | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Advice | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

High brow, low brow, no brow – What’s all the fuss about?

John Green once said: “…because nerds like us are allowed to be unironically enthusiastic about stuff… Nerds are allowed to love stuff, like jump-up-and-down-in-the-chair-can’t-control-yourself love it.” I call myself a nerd and I am part of many fandoms. I do … Continue reading

Posted in Advice, Current events, Rants and such | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

I knew it was coming

I have read all the Ice and Fire books that are out so far. I watched the pilot of Game of Thrones and decided that this is one of the stories that I can read but not watch. Now I … Continue reading

Posted in Advice, Current events, Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The importance of nuances

I had some interesting discussions on facebook today. People were talking about the whole Abercrombie and Fitch debacle. If you have no idea what I am talking about, let me explain. The story is twofold. First, the CEO of A&F … Continue reading

Posted in Advice, Current events, Rants and such, Updates | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment