Archive for January 2012

Priceline Negotiator's Epic Death

Priceline Negotiator's Epic Death
Tonight I saw the Priceline commercial where William Shatner’s character dies! I couldn’t believe it. It was short. It was dramatic. It was memorable. Why isn’t there an award for best commercial spokesperson? We live in a world where commercials can easily be avoided. You DVR something, and fast forward through the commercials, or you... Read more »

Handmade Market Chicago

Handmade Market Chicago
Earlier this month I participated in my first indoor craft show. Handmade Market Chicago is a very different kind of craft show, because it’s located in a bar. Yes, you can have an afternoon cocktail while you shop! Handmade Market Chicago happens once a month at The Empty Bottle (January – April then it continues... Read more »

VW E-Bugster: My Car Just Got Cooler!

VW E-Bugster: My Car Just Got Cooler!
This week Volkswagen debuted their new Beetle concept car, the E-Bugster, at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show. I’ve been a fan of VW Bugs since I was a kid. It’s the only car I ever wanted. When I could afford to buy my own car, I bought a yellow Bug and tricked it out Transformers style.... Read more »
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First Craft Event of the Year: Handmade Market Chicago

First Craft Event of the Year: Handmade Market Chicago
Happy New Year Everyone!!! So it’s 2012, and I’ve already got a craft show lined up for this weekend. Saturday, January 14, I’ll be at The Empty Bottle, which is a bar in Chicago that will be hosting an indoor craft fair. The show is called Handmade Market Chicago, and this will be my first... Read more »