Focused On Family

My first priority is my fantastic family.  We have fun and create a lot of memories.  Sometimes, I even write them down.

Shared Memories

Excited About Engineering

An Electrical Engineer by training, I’m focused daily on contributing to the success of a large Dallas-based integrated circuit manufacturer.

My Resume

Motivated About Marketing

In my spare time, I’m a serious blogger, podcaster and niche marketer.  The “Late Night Internet Marketing” brand has been alive and well since 2007.  As you may have guessed, that happens after the kids go to bed .

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Giddy About Gadgets

An Apple enthusiast, I’ve been a gadget geek since birth.  Electronic toys are one of my passions, and when the mood strikes me I try to find the time share the excitement.

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Serious About Softball

On Thursday nights, I play softball for the League Champion Peanuts.  Some nights we are pretty good.  Others, well, not so much.

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Projects And Other Interesting Distractions

Family

The reason for everything else.  Why I do the do I do.

Gadgets

I have a longstanding love affair with gadgets.  Especially the Apple variety.

Health

My almost but not quite scientific point of view on health, weight loss and carbohydrates.

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All The Rest

The sum total of all my musings on MarkMason.com are here in chronological order.

Late Night Internet Marketing

My internet marketing blog and podcast.  It’s my number one side project.

Ball Cap Mom

My wife’s blog.  Think of me as tech support.

Facebook

Now accepting your friend request on Facebook.

Twitter

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LinkedIn

My day-job profile on LinkedIn.  It’s the one with all my engineering connections.

“You can have everything in life you want, if you will just help enough other people get what they want.”

-Zig Ziglar

Broccoli and Rice Casserole

Ingredients 2 1/2 cups cooked rice 1 large bag of chopped broccoli. butter 1 chopped onion 2 stalks chopped celery 1 can cream of mushroom soup 1 can cream of chicken soup 1 large jar of cheese whiz Instructions Cook broccoli and drain. In a melted butter, saute onion...
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Southern Cream Cookies

Ingredients 1 cup shortening 2 cups sugar 3 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup dairy sour cream 5 cups sifted all-purpose flour 3 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 1/2 cups chopped walnuts 3 tablespoon sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon Instructions...
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Marguerites

Ingredients: 1/2 recipe boiled frosting 6 marshmallows, quartered 1/2 cup flaked coconut 1 cup chopped walnuts 24 salted crackers Instructions: Add marshmallows to hot syrup before pouring over the egg whites. Fold in coconut and nuts. Spoon unto crackers and bake in...
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Butterscotch Cookies

Ingredients: 1/4 cup butter or margarine 1/4 cup shortening 1/3 cup granulated sugar 1/3 cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 1/3 cups sifted all-purpose flour 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 3/4 teaspoon vanilla 1/3 cup chopped walnuts Instructions: Melt butter and shortening. Add...
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Peanut Butter Crisscrosses Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup shortening 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup brown sugar 1 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup peanut butter 3 cups sifted all-purpose flour* 2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt Instructions: Thoroughly cream shortening, sugars, eggs and vanilla. Stir in...
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