CV Of Failures

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PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThe curriculum vitae (CV) is like the resume in academia. I was completely mesmorized by Dr. Haushofer’s CV of FAILURES! She is a professor at Princeton. I was really touched by her CV of failures. She was right you know, failures are often invisible. A lot of my research students don’t understand that. Research in […]

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Liebster Award 2017!

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PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.  I’m very excited to announce that I was nominated for the 2017 Liebster Award! The Liebster award was created in 2011. “Liebster” is derived from the German word meaning ‘beloved.’ This award was created for bloggers to recognize other bloggers on […]

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Simple Italian bread dip 

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PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.    Greg’s favorite restaurant is this local Italian place called Oliverio’s Ristorante. When we go there we usually eat a few bread sticks. Over the years Greg has created his own dip at this restaurant, which he gleaned from another Italian […]

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Interview with Santana Cosplay

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PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.    Today I’m sharing one of our first interviews, featuring my long-time friend, Santana Cosplay. I met Santana at her 18th birthday party when my band played at her house. Santana is a super-nice girl who, like me, has a plethora […]

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Liebster Award 2017!


Life

PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.  I’m very excited to announce that I was nominated for the 2017 Liebster Award! The Liebster award was created in 2011. “Liebster” is derived from the German word meaning ‘beloved.’ This award was created for bloggers to recognize other bloggers on […]

January 3, 2018

Online Side Hustles


DIY & Save Money

PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain affiliated and unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.    I’m always looking for ways to make a few extra bucks (given that whole laid-off scientist situation). During 2016-2017 we had to live off of my modest salary while all of Greg’s money went towards a house an […]

January 1, 2018

Five Things You Need to Know about Alcohol and Exercise


Fighting & Fitness, Science, the apocalypse, and teaching

PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.  As you start thinking about New Year’s Eve and New Year’s resolutions we’d like to help you gain some knowledge. Contrary to popular belief, alcoholic beverages and fitness are not necessarily mutually exclusive. Many people can have an alcoholic beverage a […]

December 30, 2017

Simple Italian bread dip 


Life

PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.    Greg’s favorite restaurant is this local Italian place called Oliverio’s Ristorante. When we go there we usually eat a few bread sticks. Over the years Greg has created his own dip at this restaurant, which he gleaned from another Italian […]

December 28, 2017

Interview with Santana Cosplay


Life

PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.    Today I’m sharing one of our first interviews, featuring my long-time friend, Santana Cosplay. I met Santana at her 18th birthday party when my band played at her house. Santana is a super-nice girl who, like me, has a plethora […]

December 26, 2017

Slow-cooked Dave’s famous hard apple cider


Life

PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.  As Christmas approaches, families come into town, it gets cold, and we tend to go a little crazy. All of the shopping, snow, rain, shoppers, and food preparation can be a little overwhelming. We have a solution to this madness. Sometimes […]

December 23, 2017

DIY Antique Coffee Bar


Little Victorian Home

PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.      I, well we, have a coffee problem. I love coffee, tea, and wine. So when we bought this new house, we found the perfect nook to install a coffee/wine bar.     Here’s what our boring wall looked like […]

December 22, 2017

4 Millennial Survival Techniques 


Science, the apocalypse, and teaching

PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.  I taught a class this fall called Apocalypse Survival. What I didn’t realize going into it was I’d be teaching these students a lot of common sense survival techniques. A lot of young adults today don’t know how to do basic […]

December 21, 2017

For Those About to Rock: How Loud Is Too Loud?


Science, the apocalypse, and teaching

PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.  It is the rare individual who does not enjoy music in one form or another. It’s safe to say that most of us not only enjoy music but especially enjoy it when we see our favorite artists perform live. So far […]

December 21, 2017

Stages of being laid off


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PinterestFacebookStumbleUponTwitteremailTumblrGoogle+RedditThis post may contain unaffiliated ads. Please see our privacy policy for more information.    I am officially 1/2 of the way through my contract. It’s a real shame that it is so close to Christmas. I have this inevitable gloom of uncertainty hanging over my head. I know, suck it up and apply for […]

December 18, 2017