Please watch the video below. Change Blindness Experiment 1 I have always been intrigued by the human psyche which is why I wanted to share this cognitive psychology concept with you today.  Change blindness refers to our inability to recognize sometimes drastic differences or transitions because we are simply paying attention to other details.  Below […]

This summer one of the books I picked up was called Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner.  I enjoyed it so much I immediately read their sequel, SuperFreakonomics.  The two books identify, describe, and explain various economic phenomena from cheating in the sport of Sumo wrestling to the socioeconomic effects of baby’s […]

Last night I had the pleasure of eating at one of my favorite restaurants in the world, Da Greco.  Da Greco is a phenomenal Italian restaurant located on Barcelona’s bustling Passeig de Gracia.  Considering the quality of the food, the size of the portions, and the friendliness of the staff, the menu prices are quite […]

More from Household Hacker this week; these guys never cease to impress.  There are a couple of repeats but the rest are definitely worthwhile.  My favorite is the lip balm tip.  Post in the comments which one is yours. And, if that wasn’t enough, they added another for wine-lovers.  If you managed to misplace the […]

Last week we had the opportunity to visit Palau Robert, an Instagram exhibition in Barcelona.  Essentially, popular Instagramers were invited to take photos around Catalonia in an effort to publicize various tourism spots.  The exhibition is a compilation of all of the Instagram photos set in a small, quiet garden, which you can see below.  You […]

Esta es la versión española.  Lo siento por algunos errores con mi gramática. El 11 de septiembre de 2012, la ciudad de Barcelona experimentó la mayor manifestación política de su historia, cuando aproximadamente 1,5 millones de personas se reunieron en las calles para apoyar el movimiento independentista catalán en el Día Nacional de Cataluña.  Afortunadamente, y a pesar de la […]

A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to see the new James Bond movie in Berlin before it was released in the United States.  Skyfall was, in my opinion, an excellent film that tied in many elements from older Bond films in really unique ways.  I also think that Daniel Craig is the best […]