Archive for December, 2015
Happy New Year’s Eve! May your 2016 be amazing! Fireworks outside in the snow. 18 above. 9:30pm. Minnesota.
I’m in a comic book! A few years ago I backed a Kickstarter campaign to be in a new Sherlock Holmes and John Watson comic book created by Brandon Perlow and Paul Mendoza. They were the first to re-envision Sherlock Holmes and Dr John Watson as African-Americans living in New York City’s famous Harlem district. […]
A smaller, but very fun Christmas Eve and Christmas Day this year. This year we had appetizers before dinner and gifts, which was an awesome experience as there were no little ones to distract from the conversation. Luckily I was very good this year and received some awesome gifts in the form of Doctor Who […]
A beautiful nighttime launch of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 (its been a big couple of days for various Falcon spaceships around the galaxy), as it took off in from Cape Canaveral, Florida, separated into two parts (the cargo was 11 communications satellites destined for low-Earth orbit which flew on to deploy a couple of minutes later), […]
Celebrating the holidays a little early tonight with the niece and nephew, as Santa drove by the house with the Fire Department and who doesn’t want to see Santa? This year I received candy (thanks Julian!) and a Doctor Who TARDIS mug and a Doctor key chain (number 10 of course) (thanks Louisa!). Its wonderful […]
Its Star Wars Day!!! Actually its probably Star Wars Day Eve!!! Yes, that sounds better. Tomorrow, Friday December 18th, is the official opening of the new Star Wars movie (Star Wars: The Force Awakens), but many places are showing it early tonight starting at 7pm. I am going to see it at midnight […]
Let the holidays being…..
The Minnesota 99s had their annual Meeting and Annual Holiday Party today at Modern Avionics at Flying Cloud Airport (KFCM) in Eden Prairie. The Holiday Parties are alwasy a fun event with lots of good food and great ladies!
New publication: Aho, Melissa. “Minnesota Chapter.” 99 News: The Official Magazine of the International Organization of Women Pilots 41, No. 6, (November/December 2015): 29.
My new business Second Goldfish is now LIVE! After having worked on it for the past few years, its wonderful to see it LIVE! Granted it still needs a few tweaks, but she is good to go. But what is Second Goldfish you are asking? Its an online book club with live discussions, in other […]