I live in a pineapple under the sea...
August 10, 2016
Sensitive Plants - Touch-me-not instantly reacts to the touch (videos)
This is one of my favorites Video Free file hosting on IPFS via This is a Mimosa plant, also referred to as the touch-me-not. It grows very quickly into a bush or a tree depending on how it is pruned.
I thought it was dead.
This plant turned into a little black stump about 6 months ago toward the end of summer. You can see what's left of it in the middle. I really thought it was dead! But now as you see, it has sprung ba
Ping Propagation $hobby
It takes about eight weeks But it can be done. Do you see the little green blip where that single green leaf goes into the ground? That's a brand new baby plant that will one day gobble up sliders and
A New Home for this Drosera
Carnivorous plants have been an obsession of mine for well over a year now. Drosera is a kind that produces a honey like substance on it leaves, which bugs like to land on and then get drunk on until
Lunch, Recreating the Beefy Tostada from Sratch.
When take fast food and make it at home, it's called slow food. but is it ever so wonderfully delicious I started early so we could have a nice lunch, one that is completely unavailable where we live.
He's Called Up-up 🦅
Well, that's what he kept on saying. As I was saying, we had going out for a shake at Trixie's the other day and on the way we ran into this little guy. He is some sort of hawk or eagle, I imagine, ba
Covid is Good for Business 🏎 Karting
Last Thursday, the President of Argentina decreed that everyone must lock down in their homes before 8:00 p.m., so of course, I went out on Friday night to see how many had been arrested and fined. Th
Don't be filled with Dismay
Sitting around eating breakfast with my daughter. She grabbed some vanilla cookies and made tea. She likes tea. I watched her eating and I should have known, but I didn't want to say anything to her.
It's Tacks Day Again
How much will you pay in tacks? I used to hate paying them. There was so much corruption and the system was not perfect. But, I always paid. So how is my money used? $6,000,000 plus per day for idle e
Fun Run to the Cooking Supply Store - oh the pressure!
I needed a rolling pin Yeah, I went while I was hungry and I bought too much. But I got some really cool stuff! Check out the monster stainless tweezers! So what can you get for $145 these days? Well,