I’m giving away a 1-year membership to Netflix #ad

I’m writing this post as a member of the Netflix Stream Team and have been compensated for it, but as always all opinions are my own. Can you believe that Christmas is just a week away? The Christmas cards are flowing in, the house is as decorated as it’s gonna get and I’ve bought a whopping two presents ....more

Wordless Wednesday: Decorating the Christmas tree

Hanging Christmas ornaments is serious business ....more

With each black man’s death I ask: Are you my Emmett Till?

Do you remember that children’s book, Are You My Mother? It’s where a bird goes around asking a kitten, a cow, a dog and others if they are its mother. I feel like I’m that little bird when it comes to the spate of black men being killed ....more

Wordless Wednesday: Recycling

A shot from my explorations at the local recycling plant ....more

Wordless Wednesday: My stolen cell phone is in California

I managed to GPS my phone this morning. It’s the blue dot, in California. As many of you know from my previous post, the people who now have my stolen cell phone have been taking pictures and they are showing up on my cloud ....more

My cell phone thieves are uploading selfies to my cloud

On a recent trip to Seattle, I thought I lost my cell phone at the Space Needle. After GPSing my device, I saw a blue dot pulsating down a street no where near the 605 foot tower. My Samsung Galaxy S4 was on the move ....more

Netflix #StreamTeam: Being thankful for friendships

I’m writing this post as a member of the Netflix Stream Team and have been compensated for it, but as always all opinions are my own. It’s the time of year where people are talking about the things that they are thankful for and in talking to my 7-year-old he said he was thankful for his friends. We’ve been in Portland for a year and a half and though it’s had it’s ups and downs, I’m glad Logan hasn’t had trouble making friends ....more

Relax, Relate, Release: The Friends in Barbados

Every year a group...more

Wordless Wednesday: A View From Above in Barbados

The Crane resort’s private section of the beach in Barbados ....more