Thoughts on White Privilege

So you don't believe in white privilege. Chances are you're white if that is the case. Hey guess what, I'm white too. I do, however, fully acknowledge that white privilege exists and I experience it on a daily basis. So I just have some things I want you to think about. Do you honestly believe … Continue reading Thoughts on White Privilege

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Top 10 Things I Learned at CancerCon

​CancerCon was one of the most eye-opening experiences I've had regarding my survivorship and myself in a long time. Actually... ever. Honestly, as someone who is almost 9 years out from the end of her cancer treatment, you'd probably think I'd be fine by now. Like cancer is just a part of who I am … Continue reading Top 10 Things I Learned at CancerCon

Hey Facebook, stop attacking my user experience!

Dear Facebook,  Your abrupt video advertisements are ruining my user experience. I don't know why you thought they were a good idea. Your team should've done more research before implementing such a disruptive tactic for monetizing video content. Especially because I can't bring myself to remain engaged with video content when your ads throw off … Continue reading Hey Facebook, stop attacking my user experience!

Day Four in München: Return from Freiburg & Gladbach v. Bayern at Stadion

March 19, 2017 When Elnur and I woke up (or I did, because he was awake most of the night) we got ready and then he took me into the city center to show me around his new city.  We stopped at a little cafe, Kaiser City, where I had quiche and espresso and Elnur … Continue reading Day Four in München: Return from Freiburg & Gladbach v. Bayern at Stadion

Facebook Commercials? No Thank You!

Facebook is now inserting advertisements directly into the video content you’re watching. The headline of this article, “Facebook’s Commercial Breaks Are Ready for Primetime,” really caught me off guard. I know Facebook is all about getting that ad revenue, but I hadn’t thought this site housed enough video content to really make video ads work. … Continue reading Facebook Commercials? No Thank You!

Uber Contracted A Virus, They Call It #DeleteUber

If you’re on social media regularly or have friends who are, you probably heard about the trending Uber boycott that occurred a few weeks ago. It started on Twitter with a hashtag, #DeleteUber, and quickly took flight from there. ...