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From technology to personal updates, here are all the articles that just don’t ft anywhere else.

Truth time: Things have been intense lately. From the shock of an unexpected layoff to the exciting fear of a sudden career change to the general stress of my semi-annual post-cancer checkups, I’ve been feeling extra anxious. And when I feel anxious, at age seven or twenty-seven, I turn to Disney. Whether it’s coffee in my Alice in Wonderland mug or watching … Keep reading…

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Anyone else feeling a little scatterbrained? Here’s what I’ve been day dreaming about… GLORIA JEAN’S // The perfect blast from the past When I was a teenager, I worked at White Oaks Mall in Springfield, Ill., for many years. I started as an Auntie Anne’s pretzel girl and moved to the lower level shortly after to join Hot Topic, where I stayed … Keep reading…

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Some days I feel like I’ve run Oh, Julia Ann forever. Part of that comes from the fact that I’ve had this name as a username since the days of AIM, but part of that is just because the blog is one of my favorite things. The fact that the site is five years old this month blows my mind; it feels … Keep reading…

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Guess who went on vacation and forgot to schedule a blog post? Ha! I’ll be at Starbucks soaking up WiFi when I need to work over the next few days, but for now I’m going to sleep off this double dose of Dramamine at my grandparents’ house in Denver. TTFN. Ever been to Denver? Send me your favorite shops, as I havent … Keep reading…

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