Writer and project manager from Cork, Ireland. Past jobs include: PA, games store manager, Zombie steward, promo person, carnie and Santa’s sweariest Elf.

Typing in CAPS won’t work. Here are 5 things that will.

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Keep your focus on the outcome you want for better results (and less stress). Photo by Diego PH on Unsplash


5 Perfect Tunes For The NYE Party We Can’t Have Because F*ck 2020

Avenue Beat — F2020


A content-looking woman with brown skin and black hair holds up a teeny slice of cucumber with dip on it.
A content-looking woman with brown skin and black hair holds up a teeny slice of cucumber with dip on it.
With a dash of nutmeg and a huge helping of delusion, a slice of cucumber can become a delicious but not-too-nutritious Christmas dinner. Photo by J A N U P R A S A D on Unsplash


I’m a lipreader; here are some easy and science-backed ways to make Coronavirus communication suck less.

A woman in a blue disposable face mask makes a thumbs-up gesture.
A woman in a blue disposable face mask makes a thumbs-up gesture.
Tip 3: Thumbs-up to gestures! Photo by engin akyurt on Unsplash

1. Listen Up

2. Ask Us How


Use project management tools to colla-boo-rate with your family for a frightfully great night.

Three carved pumpkings, lit up at night. The middle one says RIP.
Three carved pumpkings, lit up at night. The middle one says RIP.
Don’t abandon all hope! With a little out-of-the-coffin thinking, we can bring Halloween back from the grave. Photo by Sudan Ouyang on Unsplash


Every. Single. School. Morning.


Leave that mask on; I’m a lipreader, and here’s how we can make this suck less.

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Image credit: Drazen Zigic


No one asked but I am sharing anyway; I decided to immolate my uterus.


We tried to teach. We got homeschooled.


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