The Time I Interviewed Squiggy


A few soundbites from an interview that I did years ago with David Lander.

The Week in Review

Week in Review

Here’s a peek at what I’ve been up to this week. (Besides rhyming…) People often ask me what a freelance writer does. Well, I drive my son around, cook meals, do dishes, go to the grocery store multiple times, fold laundry, and clean the house… just kidding, I don’t clean very much. The rest is […]

Here’s Your Stinkin’ ‘During’ Photos!


After my blog post from the other day, a lot of people asked, “Where the hell is the after picture?”

Extreme Weight Loss: Rachel Edition

In all fairness, no one should ever be photographed wearing a poncho.

Over the past year, I’ve lost over 35 pounds. Yes, hooray for me.

Is There Anybody Out There?


The line above isn’t just a Pink Floyd quote, it’s something I often wonder… and not just when I’m listening to Pink Floyd. Being a writer can be a lonely business, especially when you spend most of the day holed up in a home office. I am thinking that I need to blog more, but sometimes […]

4 Favorite DIY Home Theaters


Here are four of the best home theaters to inspire the do-it-yourselfer in you.

Disney Pixar is Streaming LAVA for FREE

"LAVA" Pictured: Uku. Inspired by the isolated beauty of tropical islands and the explosive allure of ocean volcanoes, “LAVA” is a musical love story that takes place over millions of years. From Pixar Animation Studios, director James Ford Murphy and producer Andrea Warren, “LAVA” opens in theaters on June 19, 2015, in front of “Inside Out.” ©2014 Disney•Pixar. All Rights Reserved.

Disney is streaming this sweet little film as a freebie, but only for a limited time.

A Bite of Apple Music


My take on the music service, which is now available to the masses.

Disney XD Gets Weird with Homestar Runner Creators


The Brothers Chaps are cranking out Two More Eggs, a web series with 40 original cartoon shorts.

Pirates-Themed Theater


Yo ho, yo ho—this Pirates of the Caribbean-themed theater has plenty of booty for A/V geeks to gaze upon.