Decluttering: Use It or Lose It

I used to have a rule: “If you haven’t used it in six months and don’t see yourself using it in the next six months, toss it.” Ouch. I’m not exactly on the short list of people likely to be featured on the TV show, “Hoarders.” But I’m clearly failing my inner Buddhist monk in his struggle to Read More …

A Chance to Watch History in the Making

Less than a week to go! So excited to have been chosen to participate in this: http://www.nasa.gov/social-orion-multicenter/ For my perspective and live updates from the Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX, be sure to follow me here: https://twitter.com/HollyJahangiri http://jahangiri.us/2013 http://instagram.com/hollyjahangiri This will be my first time attending a NASA Social (formerly known as NASA Tweet-up) event, Read More …

How to Create Signatures in Outlook 2010

If you have more than one email account, you know what a royal pain it can be, remembering login URLs and passwords and using various webmail apps to read email. I use Microsoft Outlook at work, but have only recently begun to use it at home – to simplify and organize this nonsense. If you’re Read More …

One Weird Blogging Tip: Links, Images, and Tooltips

Do you know basic HTML? Do you know how to create a link that doesn’t involve clicking the Insert/Edit Link button? If you are not afraid to venture into your blog’s HTML editor or Text tab, here’s a short tutorial on creating links that include “tooltips” (additional text that appears in a little box when you Read More …

Fair Warning and a Picture of the Deadly Black Jalapeno

The growth-stunted angry black jalapeno rips off its innocuous tiny white flower to burst into being as an angry red nubbin about the size of a baby ladybug. That’s how I look when people plagiarize my stuff, by the way. Read More …