Author Archives: Gina

“Hero Shopping Hours”

“Hero Shopping Hours”

Sam’s Club Offering “Hero Shopping Hours” In a move to help out the essential workers who are continuing to work through the coronavirus pandemic, Sam’s Club has begun “Hero Shopping Hours” to medical employees.  Starting this Sunday (April 19th), healthcare workers can shop whether they have a membership or not from 8 a.m. until 10 a.m. The…Read more »

#WearRedBeProudNE

#WearRedBeProudNE

This is pretty cool. It’s time to wear red again on Friday’s. Remember when, not too long ago, many Husker fans would wear red the Friday before a Saturday football game? Well, now Nebraska Medicine is asking people to red on Fridays to show support for health care workers. Dr. Paul Aylward, who leads the…Read more »

There’s a Delay On New Emojis

There’s a Delay On New Emojis

Looks like we’ll have to continue expressing ourselves with the current set of emojis on our phones until next fall. The Unicode Consortium, the people who create the little graphics for electronic messages, said that the rollout of their next set will be delayed by six months. Originally planned for release in March 2021, Unicode Standard…Read more »

Movie Night!

Movie Night!

Here’s another fun thing to check out while you’re at home. Jamie Lee Curtis has a new gig as host of Lionsgate Live! A Night at the Movies is a new streaming program that will air weekly on the YouTube pages of Lionsgate and Fandango. Each Friday night at 8p (cst) a movie will be…Read more »

Working From Home

Working From Home

For the first time ever, I worked from home today. Everyone’s doing it – right? So I decided to give it a try. Thanks to Zoom and a simple set up in my basement, I’ve got a little studio (B107.3 South). The funny thing is, I got up at almost the same time, took a…Read more »

“Snack Chat” with Cookie Monster

“Snack Chat” with Cookie Monster

Cookie Monster is hosting weekly live chats for your kids! Sesame Street character Cookie Monster wants to talk to your kids online while everyone is home and staying safe. The series of chats is called “Snack Chat”. Cookie Monster talks to kids about staying healthy, to always wash their hands and of course healthy snack…Read more »

Virtual Fun For Your Kids

Virtual Fun For Your Kids

Are you running out of activities to do at home with your kids? I’ve got something for you to check out. So many events/activities have been cancelled or postponed. As we are encouraged to stay at home, there are many businesses that are doing “virtual” activities online. The Convention and Visitor’s Bureau has a great…Read more »

Sunday Night Movies Coming Back!

Sunday Night Movies Coming Back!

The CBS network has decided to bring back Sunday Night Movies. The movies will begin on May 3 and will run for about five weeks. CBS plans to air some of Paramount’s most famous titles like Forrest Gump, Titanic, Mission Impossible and Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade. The last time CBS aired a Sunday…Read more »

The “cats out of the bag”, we now know what Lady Gaga has been working on. She joined Jimmy Fallon to share the news last night on The Tonight Show. Another huge virtual concert is happening and this time Lady Gaga is in charge. One World: Together At Home will stream live on Saturday, April 18th (7pm…Read more »

Snickerdoodle Failure

Snickerdoodle Failure

Big cooking fail in my kitchen over the weekend. Every weekend I’ve made some sort of sweet treat. Probably out of boredom. My waistline didn’t need anything. Comfort food, I’m sure. Anyway, I decided to make snickerdoodle cookies. I found a decent recipe online that said “soft easy snickerdoodles” in minutes. It was a straight…Read more »