Movies in 2018

In 2015, I watched my 1,000th movie. Considering 2018 was a year of transition for me with a move, I still managed to see 108 movies with 53 of them being for the first time, bringing my lifetime total to 1,271 (according to my IMDB lists). Last year, there was a healthy mix of new…

One Million Visitors

It was this now-seven-year-old blog’s greatest achievement, and I missed it! Some time in June (which was a crazy, hectic month for various reasons you’ve read about), Reel to Real passed 1,000,000 visitors. I remember in the spring realizing it was coming up, but forgot all about it. Since I started my food blog last…

A Commentary on Social Media

Ever hear the phrase that offers advice such as, don’t put something on the internet that you wouldn’t want your grandmother to see? Well, think of that the next time you log onto Facebook or Twitter. The two major social media institutions, which I regrettably use to shamelessly self-promote my blog, have completely turned our…