Today’s ramble is an audioblog post on college. Higher education has increased my wife and I’s standard of living immensely. This post was published first as Should You Value Higher Education? on Damien at the Speed of Life.
I’m not sure what this company is doing with their name but it’s a shame they are changing horses midstream so to speak. https://ifttt.com/ is their url to the device I am writing about today and they offer an amazing service! It is valuable to bloggers as well as social media users. Some might remember … Continue reading Ifttt is a Nifty Blogging and Social Media Tool
My dad used to say, “Pick up your stuff, it’s all over the world!” Well, that applies to my blogging nowadays, along with my mind I guess. I want to accomplish so much! Here’s a free form post with some of my week guiding the way. Mike Peters came to town and I went and … Continue reading My Blogging is All Over The World Along With my Thoughts
Here’s new song for ya on original song Saturday! This post was published first as Indian Drink on Damien at the Speed of Life.
One of the best pieces of advice I can give anyone today is to keep things simple. Take passwords for instance. Everyone has at least a few passwords they are required to remember to access things online. Most people I know have a different password for every service. This can get confusing fast. When you … Continue reading The Simple Approach & Occum’s Razor
I want to gripe today about getting older. I know I’m usually a bright shiny happy person but on this topic, I have to rant. You’re basically young until 37 or so. At least that’s been my experience. Some are blessed with health and feeling good until they’re 80 but I have not been … Continue reading The Tent Has Some Wear
Is the blogroll dead? No. I have run across many but it takes a LOT of searching. Mine is updated and accessible. Here’s why: In the past year, I have tried to network with other fine bloggers that I enjoy through my Blog Safari series. It’s produced a lot of attention for my blog and … Continue reading The Blogroll – Recognizing Other People’s Blogs
Writing is a discipline. Just like the muscles must be stretched, so must writing be done regularly with or without inspiration if one seems to be strong at it. As for me, I take great pride in exercising my ability to translate thoughts into words. Tonight my computer is being used as our DVD. I … Continue reading Doing Some Testing … Nothing to See Here
Are you taking time to relax? Relaxation is not something that is handed to you, you have to plan it and even, yes, work at it! The good news is, if you develop a practice of relaxation in your life, your work, relationships, creativity, and more will improve beyond what you can imagine. The brain … Continue reading Develop a Practice of Relaxation