Blaugust Regrets

My biggest regret of this Blaugust so far has been my inability to participate beyond my own posts. In past blogging events, whether Blaugust or otherwise, I was able to make a real effort to read and comment more. This time, I have been lucky to get anything posted at all some days. I miss … Continue reading Blaugust Regrets

Job Acquired

Some of you were kind of enough to wish me luck a few posts back when I mentioned having an interview. Well, not to leave you hanging, I got the promotion! In truth, it is more a lateral move but there is a slight pay and prestige bump. Furthermore, it is that necessary moment where … Continue reading Job Acquired

Step Goal

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. I really enjoy having a fitness watch. Last November, I bought a Garmin watch and with the exception of showers (despite being waterproof), I never take it off. It felt weird at first but now … Continue reading Step Goal

Commonplace Blog

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. I forget why I arrived at the Wikipedia entry for "Commonplace book". I think it had something to do with a potential character name I was researching*. However it happened, I am glad I did … Continue reading Commonplace Blog

Dumb Game Achievements

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. It is rare I chase achievements. If I do, it is only as a way to show off my love and dedication to playing a game I already love and am dedicated to playing. It … Continue reading Dumb Game Achievements

Phone Envy

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. I enjoy having the latest and greatest technology. Despite that, I am only on my fourth smartphone ever. I started late with a Motorola Razr (the smartphone brand revival, though I also had the original … Continue reading Phone Envy

“Use This List”

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. The Ancient Gaming Noob has a post up today breaking down all things RSS. I agree with his opinions. In particular, I agree with using something like Feedly. Ever since Feedly first hit the app … Continue reading “Use This List”