A PSA: Parental Service Announcement

You know, my parents never told me about RHPS. Not once was it mentioned in our house - I had to learn about it the hard way, on the streets. In fact, the very first time I really even heard of RHPS was from a church friend when I was IN COLLEGE.COLLEGE, PEOPLE. I felt so...Amish. I've never felt so alone in my life as that long ago midnight when I went to my first viewing. ...more

It's Real

Hi there! My name is Amanda Kaney, and I’m SO excited to be guest posting on Crystal’s blog today. I am an avid lover of all things creative and inspiring, and I’m a romantic at heart. I’m the owner/designer/do-it-all gal of Grace-filled Designs, and I’m a 2nd grade teacher. I have been married to my best friend for 10 wonderful years, and we’ve been on quite a journey....more

5 Days at San Diego Comic Con: Diary of a Mad Journalist

[Editor's Note: This is Part 5 of a five-part series about what it's like to attend Comic Con and about what the author learned at San Diego Comic Con 2015. Check out her reports from Day 1, Day 2, Day 3 and Day 4.] ...more
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How to Podcast Like an Expert

These Internet streets tend to get jammed and flooded with millions of ambitious content creators who are vying for attention. Some content creators seek the attention of brands, while others are looking to attract potential customers. With ADD on the rise and an estimated 200 million blogs in the blogosphere, building your personal brand can seem futile and intimidating. So what’s an upwardly mobile woman who is on a quest to build her empire to do?...more

Selfie = Power!

I finally had a chance, fit into my browsing time, to flip through the Kim Kardashian West’s Selfie book. I have to tell you I was surprised 1st off by the size of it, I was expecting a large book like Madonna’s Sex book, but instead a found a small book about ½ the thickness of a phone book. The 2nd surprise was that of jealousy; I was jealous....more

FF - Guest Geek

Today, for the first time ever, I have a guest blogger! Please welcome New Hampshire author J.E. Seymour to the Fandom Friday space. The Geekiest Place on Earth by J.E. Seymour ...more

Jacqueline de Ribes--Nicknamed 'The Last Queen of Paris' Gets an Exhibit at the Met

The Metropolitan Museum of Art's fall costume exhibit breaks down Jacqueline de Ribes style. -PJ Gach...more

Birthday Shuffle V - Day 6 - Are You Gonna Go My Way?

I first heard this Lenny Kravitz song when he appeared onthe David Letterman Show.I liked the beat, and I immediatelydeveloped a girl crush on his drummer. This song is on my cycling playlist because I canrock out and keep pedaling to the beat. Of course, Lenny Kravitz is more familiar nowas Cinna on the "Hunger Games" series. ...more