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Civilization 5 Music Score: Straight from Wonder Woman??

January 10, 2012

While playing Civilization 5 with Nick, I started listening to the ambient music and then a light bulb came over my head. Nick was playing the American Washington leader and it was his turn, all of a sudden Wonder Woman episodes popped in my head. Thought I was nuts for a moment but realized the […]

An Incredible Steve Jobs obituary

October 7, 2011

I feel inspired by just one man after reading excerpts of various quotes from his life found in the recent obituary. From just a few quotes I read, I sensed and became drawn to the conclusion; Steve developed critical thinking as a young man and ever so tightly squeezed all his focus into looking at […]

Weather Report: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs!

January 7, 2010

I have to say I just loved this movie.  Not for the overall story, but for the small bits of wit thrown into it. For example, there was a part when this kid was overdosed on bad junk food so the “doctor” asked for celery and snapped it under the kids nose like it was […]

Back on SimTrack

January 6, 2010

The Sims 3,The Sims 3: World Adventures Bummer, that I had to start over on my world since my last fiasco of wrestling with storyline mode. Chin up, new things brought to my attention in my “new world” such as… 1. I forced myself to get married which started off as a pain having to […]

Watch Out for Storyline Mode

December 29, 2009

I got this wild hair to create all my friends and move them into the neighborhood so I could see what would happen as time progresses. In doing so, I didn’t realize that storyline mode had the ability to move my main household as well as any other household out of my game because they […]

Presets and Me

December 27, 2009

Finally figured out that all the Sims I’ve been downloading are in the "presets" and not in households. Which means, my peeps I created and uploaded were only households and not just the look and bio of my characters. Bummer! So I started with creating my best friend Liz and then recreated my self image […]

Custom Fabrics and Patterns

December 27, 2009

Found a website that is pretty detailed on how to create custom patterns and content that can be used in the game. Took a while but this website is probably the best I have found. If anyone has any other links on this subject, please post and I appreciate it.

Returning for World Adventures

December 20, 2009

The Sims 3,The Sims 3: World Adventures So for Christmas, my friend Kailah, bought me World Adventures. What a treat and and exciting time for me to return to The Sims and start this journey again. Happy Traveling. I started my own Sims page to keep track of my creations as well as other tidbits […]

Learning New Tricks

July 4, 2009

So one of my new goals this year is to become more involved in designing web pages, but even more so, learn the latest and greatest tricks and software applications on the market. First I am starting with the Adobe Suite, all the way from Photoshop / Illustrator to Adobe Soundbooth.  Yah, sure I know […]

Warhammer Open Beta Begins

September 5, 2008

Starting up this weekend! Glad I have EVERYTHING done so I can vege in front of the computer like a good little nerd and get my game on. Although my days of hording unhealthy food while playing games is over…. I do still like to indulge a few things while chasing some kid around a […]