Archives for June 2010

Stay thirsty, my friends

This just makes me crave a Dos Equis and I don’t normally drink beer… via

iPhone 4 vs. HTC Evo (#SMMOC)

Last Saturday, I had my first opportunity to visit the Social Media Mastermind group of Orange County hosted by Bob Watson (@TopBrokerOC) and his wonderful wife Kathy Klingaman (@KathyKlingaman). The discussion topics usually revolve around what’s current in social media however this week, we focused on the pros and cons of the iPhone 4 vs […]

Happy Father’s Day!

It isn’t typical for an Indian woman to have the relationship with her Father that I do. I suppose if we were living in India that would be the case or not. My parents left India in their teens and never looked back except to visit as tourists. In a typical household setting, the Father […]

Ryan’s Roses: a dozen roses with thorns?

In the age of over-sharing, I can understand the need to embrace social media and communicate with your audience. It’s vital. It’s healthy. It’s important. So, I don’t mind when you check into your favorite restaurant on FourSquare and tell me how great the food is, which section to sit in, and heck I don’t […]

Summer season comes to an end

It’s hard to imagine that in a few short weeks, the summer season will come to an end. I’m sure that I’m not alone in this revelation and like most on my team, we are all recalling fond memories of info meetings, kickoff, and that first day at practice when it rained relentlessly. Summer season […]

The Beauty Myth in the 21st Century

As a naive girl of 18 and under the care of my parents, when I was first given a copy of The Beauty Myth by Naomi Wolf I simply shrugged and said it didn’t apply to me. Our household didn’t subscribe to fashion magazines, my Mother was never a high maintenance woman, and “What Not […]