The human brain is incredible, complicated and brilliant. This video tells the story of how the brain worked around damage caused by a stroke. It’s important to remember how often tragedies are the beginning, rather than the end, of a good story. Read more here via NPR.
Sweet Ty Burrell, who won me over with his performance as an Interpol agent in Muppets Most Wanted, recently wrote a love letter to Salt Lake City. Since ideas seem to mean more coming from celebrities, you can go ahead and just read that but I wanted to add some photos to his thoughts. Utah is not the… Continue reading Utah, I heart you.
This video combines some of my favorite things: good puns, Sesame Street, and Zachary Levi. Ironically, when this video about moderation in social media came out I got a text, a tweet, and a Facebook post from separate people with the link to the video. I like Zachary Levi. It’s no secret. Especially to my… Continue reading Man-Crush-Music-Video Monday
I had, what I thought was, an original idea to do five-word movie reviews. It’s not original (see: 5wordmoviereviews.com) but I’m going to do it anyway. Godzilla. My friends slept through it. Bonus: Five-word tagline: Lazy dinosaur saves the world?
Your Music Video Monday for today is a song from a band that started in Provo and still remains much beloved around here. Lots of cool people worked on this video. This song has been stuck in my head off and on since I heard it for the first time months ago. It’s catchy, his voice… Continue reading TM&TF: Sorry
She’s taught me so much in my life. She taught me: It’s okay to cry during movies. Even if you think the dog is really obnoxious while it’s living with you, you still might sob uncontrollably when it has to be put down. That I should wear makeup sometimes (but I still don’t). That naproxen sodium… Continue reading Lessons Learned from Mom
Last year I decided to sign up for every birthday offer I could find. I found some lists online but that wasn’t enough so I started looking up every restaurant in the area online and signed up for their “clubs.” Most places will email you a coupon that’s good for the whole month. I went… Continue reading Eat Your Birthday