25+ Amazing People at First LA Young Makers Meetup

On a lovely Sunday afternoon I rolled up to the front door of Crashspace in Culver City. I was feeling a bit nervous about the first Los Angeles Young Makers meetup and wondering if anyone would show up. When I walked inside the front door, people were already hanging out a full 30 minutes early, including […]

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Want: Kid Friendly Hackerspace in Los Angeles

Over the past several months I’ve been connecting with like-minded people who want a permanent, public, kid friendly hacker/diy space(s) in Los Angeles. These people have been working with kids and tech groups in some way or another through after-school programs, pop-up events and monthly meetups. A permanent space to house the equipment and schedule […]

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Welcome To My Hub

It has taken me a long time but I have finally come to the conclusion that the Tara Brown in Tennessee will never give up the domain tarabrown.com. A few years back I purchased the domain tarathetiger.com because nothing else I wanted was available and have been using that but it never felt quite right. […]

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What the Hell Am I Passionate About?

For the past several months I’ve been doing a lot of soul searching, or rather passion searching. I’ve been asking myself, “What the hell am I passionate about?” I have read countless articles, books, blogs and tweets on the subject*.  I’ve asked friends, family, and taken more tests then I can count. For some people it’s obvious […]

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I’m Not a Flake, I’m a Scanner

I’ve actually never been called a flake. I’m a responsible person and I come through for people. But, I feel like I’m a flake. Over the past year or so I’ve noticed that the things I’m actively working on is increasing. I bounce from one thing to the next depending on my current state of […]

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