My Tiny House Experience

Posted by on May 11, 2015 in tinyhouse | No Comments
My Tiny House Experience

I’m writing about my tiny house renovation.  Last October I purchased a 560 sq.ft. Quonset hut that was built in 1947. I’m currently in the process of completely overhauling it. I’m pretty excited about the project, even if it is consuming all my free time.

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Wherein I Take an Unpopular Stance on the IGDA/YetiZen Party

Wherein I Take an Unpopular Stance on the IGDA/YetiZen Party

Well the Internet is ready to tar and feather the IGDA (International Game Developers Association) today after a scathing article in Forbes called the IGDA out for having female dancers at their co-sponsored event with YetiZen and Canopy on Tuesday, March 26. I attended this party and there were models dressed as “yetis”: skimpy white […]

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How I Vanquished the Red Wine Headache

Posted by on Mar 2, 2013 in Jacque Urick, wine | No Comments
How I Vanquished the Red Wine Headache

About 12 years ago I realized that wine gave me a nasty headache. Not just red wine – ALL wine.  I really enjoyed wine and especially learning about wine. But these headaches, were awful. Ibuprofen would not give any relief. So, I stopped drinking wine. No sense in torturing yourself, right? I happened to be searching for […]

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Thoughts about Women in Tech

Posted by on Jan 30, 2013 in shesgeeky, women in technology | No Comments
Thoughts about Women in Tech

I had the opportunity to attend the Bay Area She’s Geeky for the first time. Despite being part of the team that brought She’s Geeky to the Twin Cities, I had never been to the “mothership” so to speak. Like with the first She’s Geeky I attended in 2009 in Washington DC, each conference is […]

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