Farting Rainbows with Enfu

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At Emerald City Comic Con you get to meet all kinds of wonderful people. Today I brought in some designed bags for the artist to sign from Enfu. He is a super nice guy, and I love his work. I also got a chance to chat with Cherie Priest, a funny lady, who has great… More

Draw Something, but not while tired.

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Heather clearly drew a “comet”, but all I could think of was “fireball”. Over and over in my head “that looks like a fireball, but with a rock in it…what can it be?”. This is how I learned not to play Draw Something while tired at the end of a long day. My recommendation: put the iPad… More

This Week Catching Up on Game of Thrones Episodes

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This week catching up on Game of Thrones episodes. Our friends are hosting 2 episodes a night in their home theater set up. Last night was a blast! Well that is until that woman drinking her own pee video. But that’s for a different post. A quick call out to my brother Casey for buying me the series… More

Draw Something Addiction Has Taken Over

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DrawSomething is an addicting iPad or iPhone game which I’m completely hooked on at the moment. It is frustrating that I can’t play on my current Windows phone – but it’s not surprising. This happened with a certain word game as well. While all my family and friends were playing I couldn’t participate, so I… More

Nine Years at Microsoft Equals Nine Pounds of Homemade Fudge

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My mom and I have been making homemade fudge for over 30 years. We have a secret recipe that we have kept in the family, and let me tell you we have had the time to perfect it! At Microsoft there is a tradition of bringing in a lb of chocolate per year on your… More

Amazing Women in Gaming: Emerald City ComiCon

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Emerald City ComiCon Our panel discussion is on April 1st, 11:00am-12:00 Come join these eight amazing women from the video game industry. We’ve got a mix of your favorites: Halo (343 Industries, MGS), Zuma/Plants vs. Zombies,(PopCap), Warner Bro’s, Kinect (Good Science, MGS), Dance Central 2, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Cascade Games Foundry, and more!… More

Writing Group #amwriting

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My book has been neglected, and I feel like a terrible mom. Or maybe as the creator and my creation I should feel more like Dr. Frankenstein. Either way, I can’t wait until April. I have a full week dedicated to my writing. My book will feel loved.

Happy Saints Patrick’s Day

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drink a guinness and toast the day!

Hospitals: The Place to Read The Hunger Games

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I’ve been trying to get my sister to read The Hunger Games for almost six months. I finally gave her a copy to read, but that was months ago. What do I see when I get to the hospital to check in on mom – my little sis reading The Hunger Games finally! Mom says… More

Oh Dear Hospitals

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Mom has been at the hospital for several days and they keep dithering about if she will get surgery or not. She needs it, but of course the medicade/medicare she is on could be preventing her from receiving it. We are all waiting about with fingers crossed and pushing for them to do the right… More