The Phone Will Rule Black Friday

November 25th, 2015

Fighting to get in the door of a large retailer on Black Friday is no longer necessary to get the best deals. Now shopping happens in micro-moments on mobile devices in between physical locations and shopping activities. This holiday season, shopping will be all about the mobile phone -- for pre-shopping, for price comparisons in store and for shopping online. Though more than 60% of shoppers say…

The iPhone Case I Have Used Longest

August 14th, 2015

I used to change iPhone cases to match my outfits each day. Until I found this one. It does not stand out and is not too flashy; instead I think it adds subtle style and personality to my phone. I love every phone case that Rifle Paper Co. makes (really, I like everything they make). My case has a few scratches and scrapes, but instead of…

I Take My Handbags Seriously

March 20th, 2015

I don't think I am alone in my search for the perfect travel bag. For the last 15 years, I have traveled for work and have purchased countless bags to hold my personal essentials plus work needs (laptop, cords, notebook, pens, etc.). And I have never been satisfied. I have tried two bags -- one for personal, one for business -- the right combination of…

Favorite App of the Week: BarkCam by BarkBox

July 21st, 2014

Rarely do I download an app and use it more than a few days or a couple of times before its novelty expires. I thought that BarkCam by BarkBox would be one of those apps. But given the fact that I take many, many pictures of my three dogs, BarkCam has become one of my favorite apps. First a bit about BarkBox: it is a…

Video: KATV Interview on Digital Trends

September 17th, 2013

This morning I sat down with Chris Kane at KATV to talk about some of the latest digital trends: crowdfunding and short-form video. Watch the discussion here: KATV - Breaking News, Weather and Razorback Sports

Girl Gets Geeky: I'm Learning to Code

April 26th, 2013

I am learning to code. I can't prove it yet, because I am still learning. And part of the reason I am writing this is because by putting it out there I will feel an obligation to continue my education so I can ultimately prove to you all that I am following through with my resolution to learn to code. I don't need to learn…