I Make Stuff: Sourdough

If you follow me on twitter, then you know I've been propagating wild yeast for the purpose of making delicious, tangy, sourdough bread. I love baking and have been dancing around making bread more frequently. For a while I was baking with my mom's mixes and her white bread recipe, which I highly recommend for first time bread bakers, and then I tried the NYT's enriched white bread, which is good if you like a sweeter bread. But I recently read about the Blue Zone Diet who's scary test told me I was gonna die at 69 (nice) and part of the diet is "eat only 100 percent whole grain breads or authentic sourdough bread made from live cultures," so I took that as inspiration to make a starter and buy many kinds of dried beans (more on that in the future).

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I Make Stuff: Avengers Babies, A Predictive Text Script

I just learned about Botnik, which has produced some really cool stuff with predictive text including the viral Scrubs script, new Harry Potter chapter and hilarious Coachella lineup. I decided to try something using their predictive writer keyboard just for fun.

After brainstorming a few ideas, I chose by dumbest one - an Avengers Muppet Babies mashup. I used the Avengers (2012) script and the Muppet Babies "8 Take Away 1 = Panic!" script. It made me laugh so I'm posting it here. If you make something with Botnik please let me know! This is super cool technology and I'm really excited to see what else people do with it, and what I can do with it too.

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I Make Stuff: Corogi Shirt!

I did another shirt design! I'm going to talk about how I made it for a little bit but I will not be describing it well and also am not great at graphic design.

So I thought of a pun like four months ago and have been wanting to make it a t-shirt but I don't have wi-fi in my house anymore and also was having Adobe problems.

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