Category Archives: Nerd Life

10 Albums From the 2000’s That Need No Song Skips

If you think there has been no good music since the 1980’s, then you have not been looking in the right places. The thrill of beginning an album and listening to every track for a story to unfold does not

10 Albums From the 2000’s That Need No Song Skips

If you think there has been no good music since the 1980’s, then you have not been looking in the right places. The thrill of beginning an album and listening to every track for a story to unfold does not

“We Are Going to Be Friends” is a Stunning Picture Book for all Readers and a Particular Delight for Fans of the White Stripes

The lyrics of one of the most well-known songs by the band the White Stripes have been transformed to the text of an extraordinary children’s picture book. The lyrics tell the simple story of a boy and girl who go

“We Are Going to Be Friends” is a Stunning Picture Book for all Readers and a Particular Delight for Fans of the White Stripes

The lyrics of one of the most well-known songs by the band the White Stripes have been transformed to the text of an extraordinary children’s picture book. The lyrics tell the simple story of a boy and girl who go

Houston: 1st Annual Lair Con! Image Comics, Makers Space, Cosplay & More!

The Dragon’s Lair Comics & Fantasy Store is hosting their first convention,  Lair Con on Saturday, August 25, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. The event is family friendly and completely FREE. There will be events for all ages including a devoted

Houston: 1st Annual Lair Con! Image Comics, Makers Space, Cosplay & More!

The Dragon’s Lair Comics & Fantasy Store is hosting their first convention,  Lair Con on Saturday, August 25, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. The event is family friendly and completely FREE. There will be events for all ages including a devoted

“Life Itself” Recharges Viewers with Passion, Intelligence and Nostalgia

Some weeks really are just harder than others. Frustrations at work, miscommunication with loved ones, respected celebrity’s suicides, bills and barking dogs next door. I hit a low at the end of last week and then bounced back quickly after

“Life Itself” Recharges Viewers with Passion, Intelligence and Nostalgia

Some weeks really are just harder than others. Frustrations at work, miscommunication with loved ones, respected celebrity’s suicides, bills and barking dogs next door. I hit a low at the end of last week and then bounced back quickly after

My First Podcast Interview! I Give Tips on How to Help Kids Choose Books and I Share Some Favorite Titles

It was my honor to be included in a podcast with this mission statement: “In this podcast, we share conversations with librarians, educators, and readers about the children’s books that can be bridges across our cultural divides…the books that can

My First Podcast Interview! I Give Tips on How to Help Kids Choose Books and I Share Some Favorite Titles

It was my honor to be included in a podcast with this mission statement: “In this podcast, we share conversations with librarians, educators, and readers about the children’s books that can be bridges across our cultural divides…the books that can

Arty FREE Things to Do In Houston This Weekend

The Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts offers free monthly Family Days with hands-on art projects for the whole family. Projects are designed for ages 5 and up, and can be enjoyed by both children and adults! Our next Museum Family Day will

Arty FREE Things to Do In Houston This Weekend

The Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts offers free monthly Family Days with hands-on art projects for the whole family. Projects are designed for ages 5 and up, and can be enjoyed by both children and adults! Our next Museum Family Day will

Textured Treasures From a Texas Shoreline

Untouched iPhone pics from a day at the Pocket Park on Galveston Island, TX, April 2018.

Textured Treasures From a Texas Shoreline

Untouched iPhone pics from a day at the Pocket Park on Galveston Island, TX, April 2018.