Are you in the heart of Oregon wine country? Do you need to get some work done? Here are my favorite haunts from my college town. They have Wifi, places to plug in, and most of them serve awesome food and drinks. Velvet Monkey Tea Black lavender bubble tea. Pardon the sentence fragment, but I … Continue reading Where to get work done in McMinnville
Every now and then I'm completely satisfied with who I am and where I am. But there are times when it just isn't enough. I feel like I should be doing more; for the world, my family, my career and myself. I should be living in a new country, I should be learning new skills, … Continue reading Happiness and Ambition
There's something about being in a foreign country that makes me more appreciative. Maybe it's the constant reminder to not take anything for granted, because I won't be here forever and may never go back. Maybe it's the excitement of a new place or belief that anything could happen. My attitude is influenced by my … Continue reading The Effects of Perception
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for my website. Here's an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 3,000 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 50 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the … Continue reading A recap of 2014 for this site
May your best year yet always be the next year. 🙂
Every year should be better for you than the last one was, and one way to make sure that happens is to treat each year as a contract. Consider everything you've done and are doing this year, and decide whether you want to take it with you into the next. Look at your current living … Continue reading 2014 was a contract, Make 2015 a better one
I was so unimpressed with this restaurant that that's all I'm going to say about it.
It's flu season! Or if it isn't, everyone I know suddenly has some sort of the sniffles. Here are a few ways to fight the flu you've probably never heard of, for those of us who have tried everything else. Listen to jazz or relaxing music to boost your flu-fighting Immunoglobin A (IgA). Drink "Gogol … Continue reading 11 Unusual Flu Remedies
Rooster Teeth, in addition to producing the amazing RWBY and hilarious Red vs Blue shows, also creates some of the most entertaining videos I've ever seen. The video below is from Social Disorder, starring mancandy and sooo many laughs. I had to pause the video to catch my breath. I think my favorite was when … Continue reading Time to Laugh!