Monthly Archives: June 2015

Which Celebrities Will You Root For?

Which Celebrities Will You Root For?

When we lived in Los Angeles, we reserved a number of activities for when family came to visit. We wanted to be able to share the excitement with people who we cared about and the best way to do that is to have it be a first for everyone, i ...
What Were You Born to Do?

What Were You Born to Do?

At the ripe old age of 47 I am sometimes surprised on how unsure of myself I can still be. Am I raising my girls right? Is my wife happy? Have I saved enough money for retirement? Where did I leave my glasses? And let’s not forget all ...
From the Inside Out. Notes from the Movie

From the Inside Out. Notes from the Movie

There are some pretty creative minds in this world. As I watch shows like Shark Tank, I realize that some people are able to visualize a solution to a problem that many of us may not even realize is an issue. Books that you can’t put ...
An Emotional Shopping Spree

An Emotional Shopping Spree

I’m one of those people who isn’t afraid to let people know what I am passionate about. I own shirts indicative of the latest movie, have plush dolls sitting around that I won’t let the kids play with because they are mine ...
Clockwork Kingdom Strategy Game Overview

Clockwork Kingdom Strategy Game Overview

I love being able to write about smaller game companies and their new issues. I guess this comes from being somewhat of an entrepreneur myself while living in California. I was a working partner in a 100-person factory that we built up over ...
Crushes That Start Journeys to Stardom

Crushes That Start Journeys to Stardom

Think back to 5th grade for a minute. Can you remember your crush? What was something that you did simply because you wanted that crush’s attention? Did you change your hair or makeup? Did you join a club or sports team? Did your deci ...
On the Inside Out Premiere Red Carpet

On the Inside Out Premiere Red Carpet

My work in social media takes me to pretty interesting places. I’ve met some cool celebrities over the years, but last week I was sitting in El Capitan in Hollywood with a house full of A-list celebrities and their families at Pixar&# ...
Thrift Treasure: Star Wars Galactic Heroes

Thrift Treasure: Star Wars Galactic Heroes

Later this year Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens hits theaters, and with it a new generation of kids will enjoy the epic battle of Rebels vs. Empire. We’re already starting to see merchandise hit the shelves at our loc ...
March to the Beat of Teen Beach 2

March to the Beat of Teen Beach 2

Dancing has always made me happy. Any kind of dancing from any genre of music. Even if I don’t listen to the words, just moving to the beat has always been enough to make me smile. I was just a wee one when I started taking dance less ...
An Emotional Phineas and Ferb Goodbye

An Emotional Phineas and Ferb Goodbye

This week marked my first Hollywood press trip. Among other things, I was given the opportunity to ask questions of some very talented individuals, Phineas and Ferb masterminds Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh. What did I do? Asked a q ...