Thursday, August 22, 2013
Sometimes I blackout when I eat.
I mean, not actually blackout—but it feels very similar. I go into a sort of food coma when presented with a table full of free goodies, eating one after the other in assembly line fashion: move hand to candy, un-wrap candy, put in mouth, repeat.
I would have made a stellar Lucy Ricardo.
I would also be 800 pounds if I lived in one of Mark Tarses’ Berkeley, Calif...
Friday, August 9, 2013
Although we prefer cash, Frank Mauck and I will also accept checks and money orders.
You see, this month marks the 1st Anniversary of our monthly "units in a Minute" video series. I guess time flies when you’re an amateur director.
Over the course of 12 months, we’ve certainly learned a lot of valuable lessons. I know I have.
For example, I’ve learned that if I have an iced coffee 30 minutes...
Thursday, August 1, 2013
I’m often accused of putting myself in ridiculous situations just to get a good story out of it. I beg to differ—though the evidence is rather damning.
I guess I didn’t, for example, have to rent one bedroom of a two-bedroom apartment just to “save a little money” while vacationing in San Diego. I spent those two nights sharing a bedroom wall—and a bathroom—with a total stranger who believed in “...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Next Monday is the season finale of “The Bachelorette.” Naturally, I’m an emotional wreck.
Despite the upheaval in my personal life, I still managed to cover July 24th’s Webinar Wednesday, “Dollars and Rents: How to Navigate Your Residents Through the Changing Rental Market”—which, coincidentally, discussed my favorite show.
According to Webinar moderator Rommel Anacan, President of the...