“Fake It Until You Make It” – Random Thoughts on Determination

A few random thoughts on determination and what it means to be creative in a digital world. It’s so easy to get distracted, to lose focus and stop doing the work that needs to get done. Excuses are rampant with blame being cast upon internal and external reasons, beings, deities, and weather. The Imposter Syndrome, the… Continue reading “Fake It Until You Make It” – Random Thoughts on Determination

Random Thoughts: Idea Gardens, Historical Viewpoints, Bikini Girl Marketing and Gaming Your Tithe

Today is definitely full of random thoughts running through my mind. Instead of choosing to write an in-depth blog post, I thought I would collect a few of the things occupying my brain. Do you have an idea garden? This question was asked by a friend when I responded that I had a million things… Continue reading Random Thoughts: Idea Gardens, Historical Viewpoints, Bikini Girl Marketing and Gaming Your Tithe

Pursuing Hilarity

Somewhere out there, I read: “If you don’t have a sense of humor, buy one.” I love to laugh. I love jokes of the practical, dirty, or British-type. I love comedies. Especially Monty Python, Kevin Smith films, and Mel Brooks films. In addition, Stephen Colbert cracks me up. Did you see the episode where he… Continue reading Pursuing Hilarity

Published
Categorized as Randomness

But Will It Last?

It’s amazing what happens in sixteen years: I graduated from high school, went to college, dropped out from college, went back to college, visited multiple countries, worked a couple of jobs, started my own business, got married, got fat then skinny then proportionate, started working on graduate studies, and about a million other milestones and… Continue reading But Will It Last?

Good Intentions Laid to Waste

It’s been one of those weeks where I had every good intention to write, yet business and life crept up with a 2×4 and beat the living crap out of me. Metaphorically speaking. Although, wouldn’t it be a funny sight to see? Some hideous mythological intention-creature wielding a 2×4, hitting me? Hilarious! But I digress.… Continue reading Good Intentions Laid to Waste

Published
Categorized as Randomness

The Secret To Fluffy Pancakes

Every Friday for the past six years, barring illness and travel, I spend an hour with my grandma and make her a fluffy chocolate chip pancake. She slathers on the margarine and digs in, commenting as she goes: “Mmmm, good, how do you get them so fluffy?” Well, here is the secret to fluffy, chocolatey,… Continue reading The Secret To Fluffy Pancakes