Beyonce (Image Credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Gucci)

Beyoncé: A brand new visual album by a long-time pop visionary

Beyoncé (Image Credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Gucci)

Beyoncé (Image Credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Gucci)

Just in time for the holidays, pop sensation Beyoncé surprised us all by releasing her fifth solo studio album featuring 14 all new tracks and a whopping 17 new music videos! Knowles shocked us all by releasing the album without the pomp and circumstance or publicity and anticipation that typically comes standard when a chart topping, Grammy award winning music sensation releases a new work. She wanted to release the album in a way that had never been done before in order to connect more directly with her fans. Continue reading

Reflections on an Internet Free Weekend

Laptop (Image Credit: Jeff Hitchcock)

Laptop (Image Credit: Jeff Hitchcock)

Though I am a fan of technology, I would not consider myself an addict. Yes, I love wasting time on Pinterest and playing games on my phone, but I have always prided myself on having no trouble putting away the modern devices to spend quality time with friends and family.   So, at the idea of going Internet free for a weekend, I thought ‘Sure, why not? Easy.’ Let’s just say I underestimated the difficulty of this task. Continue reading