My Struggles as a Content Creator
Thinking

My Struggles as a Content Creator

Blogging is hard. Producing YouTube videos is hard. My attempt at being a content creator has had its ups and downs. Most of the time, I don’t have the motivation. I feel burnt out every time I produce a video or article. The consistency just isn’t there. I am not a creative person. I’ll be…

A DIY Smart Lamp with RGB LEDs
Making | DIY

A DIY Smart Lamp with RGB LEDs

I pursued a project that was inspired by an Instagram ad. It was an RGB LED lamp that lit up the corner of the room. I decided that I wanted to replicate this lamp but with added smart features that allowed connection to Amazon Alexa and Google Home. With spare steel tubing from my bed…

DIY Bedside Desk
Making | DIY

DIY Bedside Desk

After my relationship ended with my ex, I moved in with my buddy. My current living situation is a small bedroom for myself. All the stuff that I owned which previously fit into an 1800 SF condo had to go to storage. I’ve been working off my Razer laptop for a while now but I’ve…

Bioluminescence California 2020
SoCal

Bioluminescence California 2020

Welcome to pandemic beach. Please keep a 6-foot distance, wear a mask, and try not to enjoy yourself too much. You’re probably breaking some sort of law. But bioluminescence in California isn’t an everyday event so it’s worth the rebellion. When you get to the beach, ignore the ridiculous amounts of signs that read the…

Visiting My Munchkin Cat
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Visiting My Munchkin Cat

So a little back story. My ex and I split up a few months ago and we moved out of the condo that we shared. I moved in with a friend while she got her own apartment. Unfortunately, I couldn’t keep my munchkin cat, Phoenix, due to my new living arrangement. Phoenix was to stay…