Archive for August, 2008


The Orange Show’s Foam Raiser: the perfect combo of Food, Art and Beer

When I was little my Mom made a practice of doing cool, “intellectually stimulating” things with my sister and me. Several times we took day trips from Tomball to Houston to check out the Beer Can House on Malone.  My little sister and I LOVED these trips and it has definitely cultivated my love of the arts in Houston.  Combine that love with one of my fondest childhood memories and you’ll totally understand why I refuse to miss the first
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I hate the new facebook.

Normally I would say that hate is a very strong word and if you know me, you’re probably shocked I’m even bringing this up.  But I do hate the new facebook layout.  Since facebook has not yet made me switch to the new layout, I’ve been okay…  I’ve delved into it to get a lot for practice but when something gets weird I just go back to the old view (cheating I know). Two facebook related events have fueled my
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Who should speak at SXSW2009???

Less than six months ago, I was the most miserable wedding planner in the world.  But in March of this year, I was the lucky recipient of a new job.  I had no clue what twitter was, flickr confused me, and I thought “southby” was a city.  It turns out that I love love love twitter, I can work flickr without burning things down, and I am praying on a daily basis that the Schipul Gods will send me to
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Is this thing on?

Great. Thought so. Welcome to MagsMac-n-Cheese. So here I go. Cutting through the cheese of social media. You may have found me or my blog through one of those “social media applications”–or as people in the “industry” like to shorten to “apps”– that likes to end in “r” minus the vowel. Flickr, Tumblr, Dopplr, Twitter, oh wait, that last one remembered the “e”. Does that make it unhip? Is twitter already unhip? And what’s up with Plurk? I digress. So,
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