Author Archive for J.R. Maroney

Little Samurai Chai Tea

Little Samurai Chai (Yum Yum Kitchen) (makes enough for two cups) Prepare Beforehand: (get it here) Gather: Fix it this way: A - Indian Black Tea, 1 cup A -10 crushed cardamom pods A - Garam Masala, 2 tsp A - Whole Bay leaves, 10…

The adventures of Ace the Cat

A friend asked me to watch his cat while he and his family were on vacation in Europe. He was very specific about keeping an eye on Ace. Ace is a ‘semi-out door’ cat. He stays outside all night and…

Why the Chevy Volt won’t sell

I consider myself a hardcore green energy fan. I truly believe that putting a precious resource like oil in our car’s fuel tanks and burning it just to get from point A to point B is ludicrous. We use oil to…

For Those New to Mac

Since converting to Mac, I’ve convinced a lot of people to follow me and make the switch. And they always have the same questions so I’m making this blog post to answer all of their questions at once. Good luck…

Why Should You Use OnLocation when Shooting?

Why you should use Adobe OnLocation… Several people have asked me why it’s so important to use OnLocation (Adobe) when shooting. Well, here’s why: 1. Monitoring Tools. OnLocation is much more than a direct-to-disk capture program – it also helps…