Author Archives: karassa

Computer Upgrade

A few weeks ago, we attended PAX East. It’s a gaming convention, and we always walk away wanting to play ALL the games. Chris decided that in order to play some of the newest games, he needed a much better … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Fitbit Blaze

So earlier this year, I went to California for some work training. While there, I gave a demo, and won a prize for best demo. The prize was a brand new GoPro camera. While it was certainly a very nifty … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The little details

It really is the little things that can make a trip wonderful, or a complete burden. I recently took a trip out to Irvine, CA and thankfully, the trip was wonderful. Being in southern California in the spring instead of New … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Lollipop

Here’s my little tablet saga. Many moons ago, I got myself an Asus Transformer 101 with the keyboard/extra battery. It was an awesome tablet. But after many years, it was starting to be really sluggish. Then, over a year ago, … Continue reading

Posted in Don't Work Too Hard | Leave a comment

Why Data is so Important

I’ve been working on losing some weight this year. Actually, now that I think about it, I’ve been working on losing weight for a long time now. It started over at SparkPeople.com which is an awesome (and FREE!) weight-loss website. … Continue reading

Posted in Health and Fitness | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Double the Upgrades, Double the Stress

So quite a bit has happened!  Upgraded two areas of my life recently: my job, and my living situation! First, the living situation. The boyfriend got an amazing job offer in Connecticut, so we moved to the East Coast! Not … Continue reading

Posted in Be Happy, Don't Ignore Your Dreams | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Smart, Kind, Strong

I don’t have kids. Don’t want any either. But I’m Godmother to one of my best friend’s 4 children, back-up Godmother to another one of her kids, I have lots of cousins (24 on my dad’s side of the family … Continue reading

Posted in Cultivate Friendships, Health and Fitness | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Halloween Pop Culture Education

Confession time.  I have never seen Hocus Pocus.  Nor the Addam’s Family or Addam’s Family Values.  Last year, I found Hocus Pocus on DVD for like $5, and I never even opened it. Halloween is a few days away.  It’s … Continue reading

Posted in Be Happy, Don't Work Too Hard | Tagged | Leave a comment

Wisdom Teeth Removed

So, not sure if it counts as an upgrade, but last week I got all four of my wisdom teeth removed. I was under anesthesia the whole time, so didn’t have any pain. I’ve been dealing with soreness ever since … Continue reading

Posted in Health and Fitness | Leave a comment

Updates! (Stream of consciousness post on lunch and soreness)

It’s lunchtime. I’m not really hungry. Diner closes at 2 though, so I’ll need to get something before then. I really don’t want yet another salad. But I’ve already been “bad” today, using the excuse that I rode my bike … Continue reading

Posted in Don't Work Too Hard, Fitness | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment