Trying Out ABC Mouse Early Learning Academy

I've been seeing the ABC Mouse ads on TV since Keelan was born and the Disney channel became a constant companion. So when they recently contacted me about becoming an affiliate and giving them a try, I was excited to sign up. They are having a sale right now for 60% off the whole year, … Continue reading Trying Out ABC Mouse Early Learning Academy

A Visit to the Family-Friendly Sierra Nevada Brewery

We recently did a family road trip to North Carolina and on the way we stopped at the very family-friendly Sierra Nevada Brewery and Taproom in Mills River, NC. I am a long-time fan of Sierra Nevada. We even have a dog named Sierra! It's the beer that led me to liking IPA's and craft … Continue reading A Visit to the Family-Friendly Sierra Nevada Brewery

Let’s Kickstart a Space Adventure!

Tom and Andy are two illustrators from Nottingham, England who just have just launched their first Kickstarter, a project that brings to life their childhood dreams of going into space! The super detailed poster imagines a future where inter cosmic space travel is possible for everyone. Set in the 2060s with retro-industrial styling, it imagines … Continue reading Let’s Kickstart a Space Adventure!

Did You Go to Your High School Reunion?

I recently skipped out on my high school reunion. It was the 25th year, and I went to the 10 and the 20, so this wasn't really a big one. I figured I'd wait until the 30 year reunion when everyone has REALLY changed! It's pretty funny how at the 10 year reunion everyone is … Continue reading Did You Go to Your High School Reunion?

A Century of AI in Movies, How Many Have You Seen?

Artificial Intelligence, or AI, has gone from movies to real life in the form of computers that can learn and predict and perform often better than their human counterparts. AI is often the center of sci-fi thrillers, a favorite genre of mine. Enlightened-Digital.com sent me this graphic they made showing the timeline of AI over the … Continue reading A Century of AI in Movies, How Many Have You Seen?