Do Coffee and Creativity Mix Well?

I know how it goes. A rough day at work, a busy morning, a late night and you reach for a cup of coffee. As someone who’s made a large part of my career in the industry of caffeine, I know the good the bad and the very ugly of the drug. From an irritable … Continue reading Do Coffee and Creativity Mix Well?

Green Office: 4 Benefits of Plants in Your Workspace

Working from home allows me to create a workspace specially tailored to suit my preferences, which translates into lots and lots of houseplants. Filling your space with the bounty of nature can also bring benefits beyond just beauty. Here are four benefits of having plants in your workspace. 4 Benefits of Plants in Your Work … Continue reading Green Office: 4 Benefits of Plants in Your Workspace

On Colors & Creativity: How Color Affects Your Mood

Colors can affect your mood, and ultimately your ability to produce great work and spark that creative drive. Incorporating colors strategically around your house and office space can get your creative juices flowing and influence your life positively. Control your mood using these colors for the purposes you are looking for! Colors and Their Influence … Continue reading On Colors & Creativity: How Color Affects Your Mood

Why Aren’t Old Movies As Good Anymore? (The Flynn Effect)

Have you heard of The Flynn Effect? I recently saw an article that talked about this phenomenon which explains why many of the favorite movies you used to love now seem terrible and low-quality. I’ve felt this at one time or another; the acclaimed films I grew up on no longer felt bold, revolutionary or … Continue reading Why Aren’t Old Movies As Good Anymore? (The Flynn Effect)

Story Over Gory: Why R.L. Stine’s ‘The Haunting Hour’ Is A Classic

When I was younger, R.L. Stine books were too scary for me to read. After seeing ‘The Haunting Hour’ while perusing on Netflix, I discovered on what great storytelling I was missing out on! Here are 3 reasons I think ‘The Haunting Hour’ stands out as a horror show for all. 3 Reasons I Love … Continue reading Story Over Gory: Why R.L. Stine’s ‘The Haunting Hour’ Is A Classic