What We’re Reading Archive

What We’re Reading: February 1-5

Groundhog Day, snowboarding, wine pairings, the future, Apple rumors, selfie risks, etiquette, Super Bowl 50, and Bacon numbers. Why we rely on large rodents to predict the weather aside, there’s good news out of Punxsutawney!  Doug Kerr/flickr/2012 A talented...
February 5, 2016

What We’re Reading: January 25-29

Government, drones, greenhouses, temporary housing, iPhones, webcams, real estate value, bonsai, passports, closings, end of a hoax, Spotify, and reading goals. We hear it snowed a little. It might have slowed down our nation’s capital, but not these women....
January 29, 2016

What We’re Reading: January 18-22

Doppelgängers, tiny houses, passwords, play, severe cold, cool tools, Powerball, environmentalism, Zika virus, and snow. Wow, this is uncanny. And now you can find your dog doppelgänger. Leave it to Seattle to build a village of tiny homes to...
January 22, 2016

What We’re Reading: January 11-15

Big Brother, IE, good vibrations, squirrels, Apple, ritual, Powerball, green roofs, shells, social media, and Netflix. How would you react if you showed up to work and found motion sensors attached to your desk? Use Internet Explorer as your...
January 15, 2016

What We’re Reading: January 4-8

Chemistry, game changer, coffee, sales strategies, art, New Year’s resolutions, hoodies, Uber, travel, tiny living, Twitter, diet guidelines, and Millennials. Great news! There are now FOUR more elements to memorize! Science Activism/flickr/2015 This is more proof that we live...
January 8, 2016

What We’re Reading: December 14-18

Spreading holiday cheer, Star Wars (3 spoiler-free and 1 SPOILER WARNING), oranges, decorations, crowd sourcing, Millennials, amenities, drones, emoji use, and life imitating art. You’re no longer the worst sounding caroler, and you weren’t the first to send out...
December 18, 2015

What We’re Reading: December 7-11

Pantone, phones, gift giving, Star Wars, smart toys, urban wildlife, Secret Santa, Japanese chocolate, light display, and Serial! Cerulean, aqua sky, sand dollar, and honeysuckle. What do these colors have in common? How often do you check your phone?...
December 11, 2015

What We’re Reading: November 30-December 4

Flash, posture, WiFi, Adele, Zuckerbaby, YA coding, packing tip, merchandising, climate change, and mermaids. Adobe is phasing out Flash, much to our delight! We are concerned about health and posture at work, but this is a strange solution. Does...
December 4, 2015

What We’re Reading: November 23-27

Black Friday,libraries, Smart Homes, cats vs. terrorism, holiday foods, REALTORS® in other fields, cold and flu season, and the future. All things Black Friday: What is the true origin of the term Black Friday? Does real estate have a...
November 27, 2015

What We’re Reading: November 16-20

Disaster prep and response, famous home, screen time, coffee, libraries, appraisers, Thanksgiving prep, holiday decor, Facebook, and this year’s best inventions! Winter is coming. No, really, it is. Here‘s a list of five important things to do to prepare...
November 20, 2015