Mental Health, Random Ramblings, Truths, Writing

What Makes Someone an Expert?

It seems like there are "experts" everywhere: writing experts, marketing experts, fashion experts, organizational experts... The list goes on to infinity. But what makes an expert an expert? How do we define an expert? Let's go to the dictionary! expert noun ex·​pert| \ ˈek-ˌspərt  \  :one with the special skill or knowledge representing mastery of a particular subject —Merriam-Webster… Continue reading What Makes Someone an Expert?

dusty old things, Random Ramblings, Truths, Writing

Three Dollar Double Monitor Setup

Hubby surprised me with a SECOND monitor for my workstation this weekend. It's a used monitor, but it only cost him around THREE dollars. Love that!! (He already had an extra/used video card hanging around to make it work with my computer.) Have I mentioned how much my hubby and I love thrifting and sifting… Continue reading Three Dollar Double Monitor Setup

Random Ramblings, Truths


Have you seen this hashtag? #MeToo It's trending on Twitter and being shared widely on Facebook. What is it? There are a few variations, but for the most part, women are being asked to copy and paste this status to highlight how prevalent sexual abuse is against women in our society. "Me too... If all the women who have been… Continue reading #MeToo