Internet Trolls. How do we identify them? How do we spot them in action? How do we avoid the pitfalls, and how do we circumnavigate around these feral beings? Are you one? Chances are, we’ve all made a “one off” kind of vague post, or commented on a thread, knowing that we’re likely going to…

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This one is a simple, yet challenging creative idea! Sometimes, all we need is the basic start to get us going. We get so stuck in how we are doing a particular style of writing, genre, or even just the mindset, and need a bit of a push to get us to think outside of…

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Hey everyone! I’ve got one of my favourite games to tell you about today: Gardenscapes! I played the original “Mansion Makeover” on my laptop years ago (it was put out in 2009, and I’m staring at that and thinking, damn, that’s nearly a decade ago now. HOW CAN THAT BE ALMOST A DECADE AGO!?!) Gardenscapes…

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How often are you opening your bills with a sense of dread? Are you due to pay more than you’re expecting? Perhaps it’s a good idea to see how efficiently you are using your utilities, and see where you can save money in the long run by doing things like adding weather stripping to your…

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I LOVED Oregon Trail when I was in college the first time. I played it so much, I used to have dreams about needing to fix wagon wheels. We were allowed to play it in the Mac Room (that’s legit what Sir Sandford Fleming College in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada called the computer lab back in…

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Welcome back once again folks, to the longest episode recap for World of Darkness (yet)! I’m gonna keep swearing, so you might just want to put your big panties on and deal with it. *will try to remember to put the advisory pic in again, but I can’t be sure I’ll remember. I’m getting sick,…

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We all know what supplies we always go through, so it’s best to get them in bulk (or even have the option now to have them delivered through something like Amazon – which could save hundreds of dollars a year on actual wear-and-tear on your car, your gas mileage, etc.)  

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My therapist has informed me I need to find things to mindlessly do while I’m having a panic attack or anxiety outbreak. I have decided to check a few out this past weekend, and already have two on my phone which I should mention at some point as well. This first one though is about…

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Welcome back!!! I know you already know this part, but I’m gonna ramble through it because this is the initial piece everyone sees when it gets posted to various social media places. As this is part 2 of Episode THIRTY-SEVEN, it should be well known by know that this is not intended for kids you…

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It is so easy to get caught up in the social media storms. Politics, “hot button” topics, and even dirty snarky cyberbullying can begin to change what you see online. Without getting too heavy into the technical side of things, there are ways all of the websites you use will be able to customise your…

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Fifteen Word Stories are great little ways to get the creative juices flowing, because you have to be extremely specific about words you choose. You can’t get caught up in flowery over-wording explanations, and you certainly do not get to have tons of filler words. I use these when I am brain-blocked (my term for…

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