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…

The Value of TED

April 22nd, 2013

I've recently discovered that too many people I know are unfamiliar with TED videos and the knowledge and inspiration they convey to viewers in 18 minutes or less. If you don't know TED, go there now and start exploring. I promise you will feel at least a little inspired by the people and their presentations that you find there. My feelings won't be hurt if…

Girl Gets Geeky: @LittleRockSW = Life-Changing Experience

April 8th, 2013

Last weekend, I participated in the first Startup Weekend Little Rock, and my first Startup Weekend ever. I joined this event with some trepidation: I am a bit of an introvert and I knew this was going to be a weekend that would require me to meet new people and form instant rapport to be able to work together for 54 hours. I also worried…