Archive | August, 2011

How Big a Backyard Would You Need to Live Off the Land? : Infographic

22 Aug

Screen shot 2011-08-22 at 4.22.34 PM

One Block Off the Grid via reddit

How I’ve been feeling the last 3 months : Chart

16 Aug


  This about sums up my exercise regime. Work drains my energy. How do I break the cycle?

A 24 Room Tiny Apartment 344 sq. ft. : Inspiration

15 Aug


In Hong Kong, because of the space, apartments are small and expensive. Gary Chang, an architect, decided to design a 344 sq. ft. apartment to be able to change into 24 different designs, all by just sliding panels and walls. He calls this the “Domestic Transformer.” The design seems fine to me, but I don’t […]

Other Bearded Video Gems : Inspiration

15 Aug


I don’t want to get too crazy with Beard videos. It just happens to be on my mind. I have two non stop motion ones I’d like to share. ET OVERSTREGED DIGT / OLAF BULL from am-pm on Vimeo. Do you love your beard enough? To Let it go… from Tristan Wheelock on Vimeo.

Beard Motion Videos : Inspiration

11 Aug


As I stated in my last post, there are plenty of beard stop animations from around the net. Folks have been sharing their stop motions with me since Trim got popular. The following are a few of my favorites. A Beard Film (stop-motion) from Ian Robertson on Vimeo. “An animation about abnormal ablutions.” Cul sec […]

Trim and going Viral : Update

9 Aug

Tom getting shaved.

Now that it has a million views, I suppose I should post this awesome video I made. Check out the whole story below. Wednesday night, my good friend, Tom Offer-Westort, texted me to say that he wanted to shave his head that night. He had been talking about it all summer and he wanted to […]

High Biodiversity, Low-carbon polyculture : Inspiration

2 Aug

Finland Visitors Garden

Check out what a professor and some students/volunteers were able to do on 1.5 acres of land. Organic Fruit and Veg made Easy [via A. Briesmeister]

Still here

1 Aug

The family at Pike's Market

Hello all! Sorry I haven’t posted in a bunch of weeks. Summer has been really busy. We’ve been to MN, IL, MO, IA, OR, and WA! I have plenty of stuff to talk about. Look for it. Cheers! Petey Boy