Gig Michaels, singer, friend, all around amazing person.

Today, January 3rd, the world got a bit dimmer. Gig Michaels, lead singer of the band Swamp Da Wamp, passed away. Gig wasn’t just an amazing singer, but a comedian, a smart ass, and just generally incredible person. He worked to help fight bullying between kids and had a fantastic song, “Fat Boy Can Jam” […]


Tonight, the hubby and I are out playing Ingress. Date night for the two of us consists of covering the rescue squad’s installation (nice ceremony, good awards, okay food,) and then hours of killing green portals. I can handle that. We are nerds and we so belong together.


I know that the change to a new year is just an arbitrary line in the sand, a mark of time passing that really means nothing. Yet, I am hopeful that 2016 will be better than 2015 was for my family and me. A quick recap of the bad of 2015: I got a serious […]