Hello, friends. I posted a couple months ago about my new “hobby”: listening to podcasts. In no particular order here are several more which I discovered after that original post. Yes, I know that these aren’t new (with the exception of one title), but they are all awesome in their own way. Hello From The… Continue reading What Has it Got in Its Ears?
Originally posted on Lies Jack Kerouac told Me:
While the rest of the blogging world tackles the A to Z challenge, Almost Iowa has thrown down one of his own. Here, then, is my entry in his My Stuff Challenge… Spring has arrived on the Front Range, and with temps in the 70s it’s time to…
Originally posted on monica byrne:
And it has nothing to do with your software. It has to do with your new ad campaign, which I happened to see while I was at the gym last week. Here’s the gist: brilliant young girls express their ambitions to cure cancer and explore outer space and play with the latest in virtual reality tech.…
So, I tried a new thing just now. I got this recipe from SparkPeople. It was submitted by user NewDebbie. 1 tsp butter 1 egg, lightly beaten 1/4 c ground flax meal (ground flax) 1/2-1 tsp ground cinnamon (I used the full 1 tsp) 1/2 tsp baking POWDER (Not soda!) 1 packet or 2 tsp… Continue reading Recipe: Flax Muffin in a Mug
Just a quick aside… I’ve been developing a couple of ideas for pod casts. I need to do a bunch of research on how to make the content available on the apps and streaming services, etc.
I’m kind of excited about it, to be honest. I have ideas for two podcasts currently: One would be “human interest” type stuff; kind of a random show. The other one would be strictly a story-telling environment with each “season” containing a story from start to finish. I came up with the idea for the story-telling one first and that’s probably the one I’ll develop first.
I recently became aware of a neat technique in crochet called Planned Pooling. You have to use a variegated yarn with longish color runs of between 6-12″. And then you use this nifty, tricksy method of chaining before you start your pattern. Basically the idea is to “stagger” the colors so that they appear to… Continue reading My New Thing II: A Crochet Technique