Okay, I’ll admit it. I love Pinterest. And, the fact that you know exactly what “Pinterest” is means it has become a culture and internet phenomenon. I have to give credit to my youngest sister. She told me about this “website that’s basically virtual bulletin boards” almost a year ago. It wasn’t a thing then. It was just a humble little site used to store bookmarked links. I got a Pinterest board in the fall of last year and it has since exploded like crazy.
I know a lot of people, mostly men, I would guess, don’t get the fascination with it. Why do people (mostly women) want to spend all day looking at recipes, art projects, home ideas/decorations, clothing, child-rearing ideas, etc.? How could one possibly spend hours looking at and “pinning” pictures and links, 90% of which we’ll never use? Read the rest of this entry