Feb 23, 2013  •  In Books, Colors, Funny, Geek, Infographics, Star Wars, Web

Once Upon an Internet


There have been a lot of good stuff showing up on my Feedly this week, but I haven’t had the chance have been too busy playing with my new phone to share it with y’all. So as any lazy blogger would do, I have decided to a roundup…
Terrible-Tweet ScoreWhat is your Terrible-Tweet Score? I got 6, which fits into the “Tone it back a bit buddy” category. 

(via The Doghouse Diaries)
Pretty IPThis simple website generates a color palette based on your IP address. I’m not too crazy about the colors produced by my IP address, but you may…

Feb 9, 2013  •  In Claire, Cute, Funny

Toddler Vocabulary


They say that when your toddler mispronounces or incorrectly says a word, you should gently correct them so that they will learn.
But how can you, when what they is soooo much better than what is intended?
dog: akiWe’re not entirely sure how Claire got from “dog” to “aki” when the two words are so different. We’re guessing that it stems from my sister’s dog Dante — Claire somehow had trouble saying “Dante” when she first learned his name, so she started calling him Aki instead. Now, she calls all dogs “aki.”
monkey: hohoThe name of the monkey in Ni…

Feb 4, 2013  •  In Facebook, Funny, Personal, Sports

NFL Quarterbacks on Facebook: Super Bowl XLVII Edition


You guys, the Baltimore Ravens won the Super Bowl. My team was crowned the 2012-2013 NFL Champions. This may not seem like much to most people, but it’s a BIG FREAKING DEAL to someone whose two favorite teams (the Knicks and the Ravens) have yielded countless disappointments and heartaches for more than a decade.
So when the game clock ran down to zero with Baltimore still up by 3…
I cried. Seriously, I had tears in my eyes as I saw the purple and gold confetti rain down on the Ravens and watched them accept the Lombardi Trophy.
(In my…