Women in Tech Demo Day group photo. Teams and judges paving the way. #WITDemoDay
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Winner of the Women In Tech Demo Day in DC

This is a Capital One sponsored post.  Yesterday I wrote about the Women in Tech Demo Day event in DC and today I’m sharing the pitches from the 12 teams and the winner. Twelve Pitches at #WITDemoDay The atmosphere in the room was exciting. Just knowing that 12 teams were creating solutions for a problem was inspiring. The specific challenge for the DC Demo Day was to: Help inspire more girls of color to learn coding by…

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Worrying doesn't take away tomorrow's troubles. It takes away today's peace.
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Worrying and Today’s Peace

This is such a good reminder. I’m a worrier! I will worry about anything and everything. I’ve had to learn that worrying doesn’t make the situation any better or worse. So I work out the worst scenario in my head and come up with a plan for that worst case. Worrying doesn’t take away tomorrow’s troubles. It takes away today’s peace. Then I put the worry in a box and put it aside. Any time…

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Visit the Best Buy Tech Home and Enter the Sweepstakes

This is a Best Buy sponsored post.  Would you love to see the latest and greatest technology brought to life? Touch the technology? Try the technology? Ask questions about the new technology? You can do all of that at Best Buy’s Tech Home at the Mall of America in Minneapolis, MN. What Is The Tech Home? I bet you are wondering what is up with this Tech Home thing, aren’t you? Let me explain. You hear about…

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Women in Tech Demo Days at Capital One in DC #WITDemoDay @Angelhack @BlackGirlsCode
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Women In Tech Demo Day in DC #WITDemoDay

This is a Capital One sponsored post. This past weekend, I had the opportunity to attend the Women In Tech Demo Day in the Washington DC area. Women In Tech Demo Days are presented by Capital One in a partnership with AngelHack. In DC, they partnered with the nonprofit group, Black Girls Code. What is Women In Tech Demo Day? In DC, there were 12 teams of women and men who created apps, pitched them to…

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I Have Seen Stranger Things on Netflix; Have You? #StrangerThings

This is a Netflix #StreamTeam Sponsored post. I have seen Stranger Things on Netflix this summer. And boy was it strange!! If you have no clue what I’m talking about, watch this trailer: The show starts with four boys playing Dungeons & Dragons. When one of the boys disappears, the entire town searches for answers. There are so many conspiracy theories floating around and just as you think you’ve figured it all out, you haven’t!…

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