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Lego White House

My son and I made a Lego White House. Actually, it was my White House Lego project but I had too many one-sided conversations with the instruction booklet so my son took over when I wasn’t looking. He thinks his White House Lego instructions are better. Or I wasn’t working fast enough. As a mom, I’ve […]

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iMessage Biggest Test and BBM

The iPhone finally gets iMessage in iOS5, which is like Blackberry’s Blackberry Messenger (BBM) or PIN messages. Like BBM, iMessage is fast, reliable, shows delivery and uses data rather than SMS (short message service or text messages). The biggest test for iMessaging in the Gulf Coast region will be during natural disasters. Making phone calls […]

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What is Smiley? :)

  My mother’s a smart woman with a lot of common sense, therefore, it was pretty funny when she asked about smileys.  After snapping her finger, she told me she had an important question regarding her Blackberry.  She handed me an SMS conversation and asked: Mom: “What is this :)? People send this to me […]

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Apollo 18 Movie Inspires Lego Synopsis

If you missed the Apollo 18 movie, I created a photo synopsis using Legos.  Here’s a link to the movie’s Lunar Truth Mission Control Blog. If you’re into aliens, Elenin, Nibiru and Wall Street, a cool website is TaoFear.  Don’t forget to smell the roses and enjoy your day.    

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Tracking Events and Competition Results

Came across my old test site for tracking events and competition results via an application. Here’s the original test site from 2007.  If you don’t know, see story below. Shout out to Steve Wong for being a guinea pig and The Fat Guy. While playing the 2006 WSOP, I wanted to update my event status […]

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Sunday Football Snack Photo

It isn’t NFL Sunday Football without a classic football snack. Peanuts should be branded the football snack of champions. Thanks to my daughter for bringing home these tasty stadium roasted peanuts. Which were not actually roasted at the stadium. PS – my mother wins best Sunday Football quote with “Did you know the Red Persian […]

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Angry Birds or Homemade Halloween Costumes?

If you haven’t bought a sexy Angry Birds costume or a Katy Perry costume for Halloween, check out Chasing Fireflies for appropriate kids costumes.  My favorite is the Warrior Girl costume but I think Warrior Girl is sold out.  The Viking Princess Costume is available. Martha Stewart posted creative ideas for cool homemade Halloween costumes.  I tried selling my son on the Space Invader costume but […]

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