Monthly Archives: March 2009

Painting

Saturday afternoon I went to the Do It Your Own D*mn Self Craft Supply show at Pulaski Park. Put on by the same fine folks that do the DIY Trunk Show, it was a chance for crafters to sell their … Continue reading

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Learning to Meditate

When it comes down to it, I don’t suppose I’ve ever really meditated. I consider certain Jewish prayers to have meditative properties. When I’m really unplugged and walking, that is meditative for me. Certain repetitive small physical tasks – washing … Continue reading

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Join the Nora OSullivan Fangoria Army

Haven’t you always wanted to vote for a zombie nurse? Now you can! And it is a zombie nurse that I know. Nora O’Sullivan is competing to be a finalist in the Fangoria Spooksmodel competition. Yes. There is a such … Continue reading

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News

1. I found out that I will be on staff for ROI120 this summer. That means I’m going back to Israel and get to be a part of something incredibly meaningful to me for the third year in a row. … Continue reading

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Ada Lovelace Day – Thank you, Mrs. Secrest

Earlier in the winter, I made a pledge that today “I will publish a blog post on Tuesday 24th March about a woman in technology whom I admire but only if 1,000 other people will do the same,” after the … Continue reading

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Things I love about training for the Komen 3-Day

Today was my first training walk along Lake Michigan and I remembered why I loved training so much last year. It wasn’t my first walk of this training session, but my first on the lake path. From my new office … Continue reading

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In case you missed it

I was on Fox Chicago talking about Twitter and customer service. Rumor has it that the story has been picked up and I was also on the Fox affiliate in DC. Crazy and cool! I’ve come a long way from … Continue reading

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