October 25, 2019

My family of plants has been steadily growing over the last year.

It’s government name is Maranta Leuconeura and can trace it’s lineage to the Brazilian tropical forests.

But you can just call it a prayer plant.

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October 16, 2019

I had made a video about the “regular” shears that I bought and when they saw it, they messaged me saying: “You know we also make left-handed ones, let us send you a pair.” I said yes … This whole left-handed business has been a paradigm shift.

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October 9, 2019

After things went a bit awry with the polo project last week, Poppa plants finished out the episode and introduced his new plants. The middle two are rescues.

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September 16, 2019

I operate on a weekly schedule. My weekly videos are a big part of this. It also seems my sewing supplies are low so for this week’s video, I went around Toronto to pick up some supplies.

Finally, I got myself something nice.

September 11, 2019

This week’s video was an update on my attempt at an indoor garden followed by a check in with mom’s garden.

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September 9, 2019

In the spring, mom and I planted some veggies. I put some in containers in my apartment, but we also planted vegetables in her garden.

Well now it’s harvest season. Here’s an update on both hers and mine.

September 2, 2019

It seems Suspicious Corn isn’t ready to give up on his quest from last week to find out why I’m doing “simple projects” so he continued to hassle me this week. Despite his interferences, I efficiently used left over fabric to sew shorts and a sweater.

August 26, 2019

This week I looked back at some of my previous sewing projects. I fixed a few of them and reviewed others. Some items are staples in my wardrobe now while others are simply lost causes.

Oh, and there’s a new Corn in town. Suspect Corn.

August 21, 2019

It’s and Ikea futon upcycled.

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