The “Side” Effects

Trends and fads come and go. For some reason, the concept of the “side” effect or trend put my head spinning in motion recently and I had a brainstorming session with myself on all of the different variations this has evolved into. Below I have recreated my internal brain storming session into an organized list. Let me know your thoughts on them. Note that some of these side trends are ... >
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Music Festival Season Commences

With the first weekend of Coachella at a close, it seems to be the unofficial kick-off musical festival for the spring and summer months. At the top of of must-see festivals is certainly Coachella.  Lots of people plan their vacations around this event, as it draws major A-List musical headliners like Pharrel, Outkast, Ellie Goulding, Lordes, just to name a few.    This year was not short of mu ... >
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This is Not a Toy

Yup, that’s right! “This is Not a Toy” is this awesome art exhibit happening right now at the Design Exchange near Union Station. (http://www.dx.org/). You can see how I just wanted to poke, prod and squish this thing, but it probably would have resulted in my getting kicked out by security. As the marketing pamphlet describes it, “This Is Not A Toy was conceived as a pres ... >
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