Nancy Drew: Warnings at Waverly Academy

Having grown up on Nancy Drew, I love that they've come out with a whole line of games that incorporate her into it. It's great seeing a girl with strong self esteem and brains. I love that my daughter has a strong character to look up to.  This game has you going to a prep school (and all that entails like cramming for tests and cliques.  You ...continue reading

Is This Thing On?

"Is This Thing On?" A Computer Handbook for Late Bloomers, Technophobes, and the Kicking & Screaming is the perfect Christmas gift for the non technical person you know.  For me, this is my mom.  I love her dearly, but she doesn't even know how to turn the computer on.  At one point, I think we wrote her directions out, but this book is ten times better.  ...continue reading

True Life Funnies

I actually got this in an email and have to pass it on. My brain still hasn't recovered from Izeafest yet, so I'll be updating you on that awesome conference later.I wish Google Maps had an "Avoid Ghetto" routing option. More often than not, when someone is telling me a story all I can think about is that I can't wait for them to finish so that I can ...continue reading

You Know You Are Living In 2009 When

I got this in an email and knew I had to pass it on:1. You accidentally enter your password on the microwave.2. You haven't played solitaire with real cards in years.3. You have a list of 15 phone numbers to reach your family of 3.4. You e-mail the person who works at the desk next to you.5. Your reason for not staying in touch with ...continue reading