• apps and services
  • Book – Half the Sky (and Kiva)

    Once again I read a book from Emma Watson’s Our Shared Shelf book club focusing on feminist issues, and the book for September and October is “Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide” by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn.  In it, this married, Pulitzer-prize-winning journalist couple explores the ways in which women are […]

  • books
  • Book – The Year of Yes

    Guys – there is no possible way to be objective in this book review.  That’s because I love Shonda Rhimes and everything she does.  I started watching Grey’s Anatomy in season 2 (I’ll be honest – I got sucked in by that Super Bowl “bomb in a body cavity” episode, and pretty much stuck around for […]

  • entertainment
  • Movie – Zootopia

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    Have we established yet that I’m a little behind on watching movies that aren’t related to the Oscars?  Like, occasionally a year behind?  Well, I recently went on vacation, and the best part about a long plane ride – especially one where you’re trying to stay awake – is that you can take advantage of […]