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I Am Thankful

Each year, as Thanksgiving sneaks up on us, I take time to reflect on my blessings.  If you’ll indulge me, I’ll do it here this year. ~ My deep gratitude that I was born an American.  My family is not descended from the original Americans, but we got here as fast as we could.  As …

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Hipster’s Fashion Roots Point to Grandparents

As much as we think we’re fashion originals (hello…I wore red Chuck Taylor’s, men’s ties, and boy’s polos before it was cool), we’re all just a bunch of bogarting grandpa/grandma wannabes. Yeah, I’m including the you, you younger-than-me whippersnappers. Take a look: Surprised? I was. But, I gotta admit, happenin’ is happenin’, hip is hip. …

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Techie Magee’s Dongle ~UPDATE~

~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much appreciated!~ Dongle, dongle, dongle!  It’s baaaaack! image source: Amazon When I wrote the original article, I had not yet received my Chromecast dongle …

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Lifehack 101

You’ve seen the term, but maybe you’re not quite sure what it means.  Let a granny help you out.  Lifehack: stuff that makes life easier. If you Google the term you’ll find all kinds of ways to simplify your life.  Some of it’s fun and filled with common sense, other hacks are questionable. One thing’s …

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Internety Thangs

How ’bout a twirly whirl around the World Wide Web, today? I thought it would be fun to share some of the Internety thangs I love…like babies surfing the web! More Love: * Kit, over at is one of my all-time favorite DIY experts.  There’s not much she won’t tackle and she offers easy-to-follow …

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