I’ve been a “maker” my whole life! From a young age, I was encouraged to build, cut, paint, and sew my way out of both boredom and problems. Believe me, I wasn’t great at all of it. That said, Maker Groups are great places for you to practice your craft … Would you like to know more?
Homemade peaches and cream
Today I learned that you can make whipped cream in a Magic Bullet (TM).
I put about 2 tablespoons sugar and 1/3 cup of heavy whipping cream into the small bullet container and let it whip for about a minute. Please note, this is much longer than the manufacturer’s recommended time for blending.
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After some careful thought, I’ve realized that blogging isn’t my strong suit. For the most part, I’m going to focus my attention on fiction writing. That’s not to say that I won’t post things anymore, because this is my little soap-box and it bypasses the ephemeral nature of Facebook and … Would you like to know more?
I need my Dungeon Master to decide when he can run the game so I can plan my weekend.
This is ridiculous if it’s true. “The Instagram account of a Russian solider may have landed under-pressure Vladimir Putin in hot water after the app’s photomap placed 24-year-old Sanya Sotkin’s selfies in rebel-held Ukrainian territory.” Via TheDrum Reminds me of:
It says something very telling about our society that talking about my sexuality (I’m bi) is more accepted than my mental health (I struggle with depression). While I’m glad this new age is making it more acceptable to speak about both subjects, it’s striking how marginalized mental health truly is. … Would you like to know more?
So, sometime last year, I managed to get sand in my little point-and-shoot camera. To say I was disappointed would be an understatement. I called the camera repair shop, and they said it would cost over $100 dollars to fix it! Armed with this “proof”, I priced out a good … Would you like to know more?
So along with this minimalist thing I tend to follow (or like to think I follow… it’s more reading lots of articles about it and wishing I were more like that), I also try to spend enough time for myself, and relaxing. In today’s society, it’s pretty easy to plug-in, … Would you like to know more?
Vaginal Fantasy Hangout is a romance book club on Goodreads led by Felicia Day, among others.
I feel like this gentleman has more space in his apartment than I do, and he has half the square footage: GIZMODO – The Tiny Transforming Apartment That Packs Eight Rooms into 350 Square Feet [ Via Yahoo ]
If you didn’t know, writing prose and writing a blog post is a completely different experience. The tone, the diction and even the part of my brain that I use (anecdotally, but it certainly feels like it) vary widely between the two. Inspiration for what to write for a blog … Would you like to know more?
We all have a pet peeve (or two, or three…), but how do these affect our day? In general, I forget just what my triggers are for this kind of annoyance until it I run into again. For example, there’s a perfected ratio for chair to table height. If your … Would you like to know more?
Among some of my personal goals, I’ve written, “write more.” Which isn’t terrible quantitative, but whatever. So, while I tend to write prose and sometimes poetry, I think GeekyLogic will be a great tool for me to learn how to write blog posts. Blog posts are much closer to my … Would you like to know more?
There are hundreds of debt-consolidators, pay-day advance and other shady ways of handling money now-a-days. It doesn’t take a lot of intelligence to realize that most of these things are scams, or at the very least, a bad idea. Then there’s the average way of handling money, such as buying … Would you like to know more?