Around the House with Alexa: The Handiest Easter Eggs with Amazon’s Alexa

“Alexa, turn on the living room light.” I have two Alexa-enabled light bulbs, the ALLOMN Wifi Smart Bulb and the Wi-Fi Smart LED Bulb by Tastech.  I opted for these bulbs because they’re inexpensive, colored, and Alexa-enabled.  They’re passable, functionable bulbs.  They can be a variety of colors and are dimmable.  Alexa knows how to […]

Fun TV Easter Eggs with Amazon's Alexa

TV with Alexa: Fun Television Easter Eggs with Amazon’s Alexa

It’s the third week of the Alexa Series!  We’ve done Movies and Music… now let’s check out some great TV Easter Eggs! Children’s/Family Alexa, can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street? (multiple answers) Alexa, what’s up, Doc? Alexa, who lives in a pineapple under the sea? Alexa, where in the world is […]

Being (and Raising) SHeroes in a Tech-Bro World

Being (and Raising) SHeroes in a Tech-Bro World

Why I Was So Pissed at the Google-Douche Manifesto Google recently came under fire for a misogynistic manifesto created by James Damore, a Google software engineer, who from here on out shall be called Google-Douche.  In it, he says that women are biologically incapable of programming and engineering at the same caliber as men.  He […]

Imposter Syndrome and my dream job

So What Is Your Dream Job?

How would I respond if someone asked me, right now, “What’s your dream job?”  Is Professional Sleeper a thing?  How about Certified Martini Tester?  What about Deputized Grammar Policewoman? Ok, so none of those jobs really exist.  (If they do, hit me up!  I’m here!)  Let’s get closer to reality.  If someone asked me what […]