Moving On From Linux

Today, I am blogging from my Linux laptop because my regular Windows XP laptop has some sort of nasty virus on it (and come Monday, I’ll be taking it to the IT department where I work). It’s pretty amazing at how fast, reliable and beautiful my Linux laptop is to use…even after 4 years (although…

Last FM Stocking

Rocking Out Online

Those who really know me understand my deep love and appreciation for music. I was 3 years old when I got my first record player. Some of my best childhood memories stem from trips to the record store and making mixtapes. Oh, and my Dad was in a reggae band. So I got my “groupie”…

Interracial Love

10 Pitfalls About Interracial Relationships

I should start off with an apology at the negative tone of this post’s title; but I believe that people should know the negatives upfront, get past them (if they want to) and then go on to pursue their dreams. I love sharing my experiences and opinions with others (hence why I’m a blogger). Dating…

menorah

Chanukkah Made Easy

I love Chanukkah. While it is not a major holiday on the Jewish calendar, it is one that holds a special place in the hearts of many Jews…including myself. Chanukkah, like Pesach (Passover) is one of those holidays that “marks” a Jewish home. Yet unlike Pesach, Chanukkah has no restrictions on work (except for the…

A Painless Fundraiser For Your Non-Profit

As the national president of the Delta Gamma Pi Multicultural Sorority, Inc., I always had my eye on the infamous “bottom line”. You know, basically, how much money did we have in the bank account every month. While dues were our main source of income, I also wanted to diversify our revenue stream and establish…

Diploma & Money

5 Tips On How To Earn Your College Degree

While this post is mainly targeted towards nontraditional college students, this information can really help anyone who is in college and struggling in regards to making progress towards completing their degree.  In my opinion, there are 5 main barriers that seem to be the most common in regards to preventing people from earning their college degrees….

MBA Progress Report: Fall 2011 Update

It’s hard to believe that a little over two years ago, I first enrolled in my MBA program (and I was absolutely terrified about my ability to succeed). Now, 30 credits later, it’s very interesting to see how my perspective has changed. While some courses have been more difficult than others, the MBA coursework at…

Shocked Prince

Guilty Pleasures – I.

Thanks the the Blackfolk Community on LJ, I’ve come across some great animated gifs. You know, those annoying little pictures that move around on webpages? 😀 Well I happen to think that some of them are pretty cool. Unfortunately they don’t work everywhere (like on Facebook…the devil…). Here are some of my favorites: LOL, happy…