Veterans Day: My Hero

Posted by Friday, November 11, 2016 0 1

Veterans Day is always a hard day for me because, in my eyes, the world lost its bravest veteran five and half years ago when my hero died. My grandfather, Bertram Maas, was an amazing man who served his country proudly from the time he entered the Naval Academy at 18, to the years he ...

How To Get A Kick-Ass Sticker Today

Posted by Tuesday, November 8, 2016 4 0

Remember how amazing it felt to get a sticker for a job well done in elementary school? "Great job!" "You're awesome!" "You rock!" Ah, those were the days. Well today, you can get the most amazing sticker you will ever receive in your life. A sticker that symbolizes how kick-ass you really are. A sticker ...

‘Twas The Night Before The Election

Posted by Monday, November 7, 2016 2 0

'Twas the night before the election, and all through the house, Ethan and Jenny were both freaking out. No, in all seriousness, tomorrow is gonna be rough boys and girls. No matter what side you're on, things are gonna be hard. As a journalist who will be working into the wee hours tomorrow, until that very ...

This Is Not Fall

Posted by Sunday, November 6, 2016 4 0

The forecast for tomorrow has Los Angeles at a high of 83 degrees. Tuesday it will be 89. In my hometown back in Northern Virginia it will be 69 and 63 respectively. It will be raining there too. But that's a whole different issue that I can't even begin to go into right now. My ...

The Cure For Everything

Posted by Saturday, November 5, 2016 0 1

I have the immune system of an infant. Which means I am constantly ill. Not devastatingly, can't move, wanna lay in a dark room and die ill. More like, always running a low-grade fever, have the chills, kinda nauseated, achy ill. Don't worry. I'm not dying. I'm just constantly sick. Believe me, I've checked with ...

National Blog Posting Month

Posted by Thursday, November 3, 2016 0 0

Every November, thousands of bloggers pledge to post every single day (yep, weekends; yep, Thanksgiving too) for National Blog Posting Month. It's about creatively challenging yourself. It's about growing your readership. And it's also about joining in, discovering other blogs, connecting with one another. - Julie Ross Godar, BlogHer I'd really like to say that I keep this ...