Like Father, Like Daughter

Date November 13, 2011

When I was younger I shared a room (and bed) with my brother Jaime, I always had a flashlight and book nearby. I’d read until I was done and then go down to the bathroom before falling asleep. If my parents were still up, I’d get yelled at for being up. I remember being dragged […]

Good night, iPad: A children’s book

Date November 7, 2011

Claire came over to my couch to say good night today as I was clicking on a link I saw from some Twitter feed. Suddenly the We Give Books website pops up with the book Goodnight, iPad, which is a tech parody of Goodnight, Moon. This original book is a staple in our house (Claire […]

DS106: Introduction

Date January 15, 2011

I’m a photographer. I’m much more than that, but man, do I love photography. I got my cool gear and have a day job that let’s me shoot lots of things. Well, my day job does NOT let me shoot this sort of thing, but my social world includes cool characters, like this guy. ImprovAZ […]

Kindle vs. iTouch

Date October 22, 2009

Recently I was speaking with a colleague at Arizona State University who was eager to buy her first Kindle. I asked why she’d not considered an iTouch. She just shrugged, and I shared some researched I’d done last summer. Simply put you could buy a Kindle and read books, and that’s cool, but if you […]

21st Century Digital Claire

Date September 26, 2009

I had some work I needed to get graded today, and since I had my high school students generate multimodal timelines I could not grade them at work. See, the filters in the district block many sites including, and since I don’t have students in the afternoon on Fridays I headed home. Claire is […]