How to Find Your Audience // Pick My Brain
Welcome to the Pick My Brain series! I truly love being a resource for people, and feel grateful for the opportunity to share the things that I’ve learned and that I love. I wish I could sit down for a cup of tea with every person that asks to pick my brain, …
Gen Z Was Prepared to Move All Its Socializing Online
College students’ impulse to congregate online and post constantly—which older adults often mock—is serving them well in self-quarantine.
Delray Plants Live Bonsai Tree 2-Pack for $28.97 + free shipping w/ $35
That’s a savings of $22 off list price. Buy Now at Walmart Tips Shipping adds $5.99. but orders of $35 or more bag free shipping
Six (Technically Seven) Weird Horror Movies to Stream While Hiding out at Home
With a sudden and slightly shocking amount of time to kill, some people are taking to social media to do the pushups challenge. Others, the shots challenge. Me? I’m doing the “watch and catalog every movie I never had the time to watch” challenge. I’ve been d…
Penjing is the ancient art of growing miniature trees in tiny containers. Originally developed in China, penjing was the precursor to bonsai, which was adopted by the Japanese. The trees are kept small and proportionate through careful pruning, feeding, and s…
Animal Crossing: New Horizons review: A quarantined life has never been cuter
Nintendo’s answer to unfamiliar times is a very familiar, and very dense, sim game.
Go now: L.A.’s cherry blossoms are popping, but not for long
Botanic gardens are pretty in pink, but cherry tree blossoms will last only another week or two.
The Spirit of Community and Collaboration
Our own Zoë Ruiz chats with Viet Thanh Nguyen; his six-year-old son, Ellison Nguyen; cartoonist Thi Bui; and her teenage son, Hien Bui-Stafford, about their collaborative picture book, Chicken of the Sea. The post The Spirit of Community and Collaboration app…
Kotaku Reacts To Animal Crossing: New Horizons
Two weeks have passed since Animal Crossing: New Horizons came out, and almost everyone on the Kotaku staff has poured themselves into trying to make our new desert islands feel like home. It’s been…a process—full of blood, sweat, and a lot of broken axes—a…
This week’s European downloads – March 12 (Langrisser, Half Past Fate and more)
Nintendo eShop (Switch) Talisman: Digital Edition (Nomad Games) – €19.99/£17.99 Welcome to the world of Talisman. A land filled with perilous Quests, Enemies and challenges. But with it brings an adventure you’ll never forget. The officially licensed digital …
Animal Crossing: New Horizons (for Nintendo Switch)
Animal Crossing: New Horizons brings the most laid-back game series ever to the Nintendo Switch, putting you on a desert island where you can just chill out, fish, catch bugs, and decorate. If Nintendo games were board games, Mario Kart would be a run-around-…
Altered perspectives: The ‘interactive’ Okinawan garden
If Japanese landscape gardeners looked toward mountains and river valleys for inspiration in creating the rock arrangements that form the power grids of their gardens,…
Disney Discovery- Baby Groot Planter
Spring is here, so that means it is time to start planting some pretty flowers! This adorable Baby Groot Planter is the perfect place to plant a little something for your home! If you’re like me and are allergic to all of the pollen that has arrived with the …
Bonsai for Beginners – Part 6 – Where to get your first tree
Previus post. Where you should get your first tree, and what kind of tree should it be, depends on where you live, where you want to keep it and what experience you have. I am living in a temperate climate and therefore my personal experience is limited to th…
How (and when) to see the best blooms at Denver Botanic Gardens this year
When to visit Denver Botanic Gardens to see every flower in bloom, from tulips to roses to the columbine flower and more.
The online garden centres and nurseries to support during lockdown
The coronavirus outbreak has put a huge strain on horticultural businesses across the country and the industry is facing the closure of 2,000 garden centres and nurseries. Here’s how you can help
Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Collect Eggs, DIY Recipes on Bunny Day, Cherry Blossom Easter-Themed Events
Animal Crossing New Horizons’ Easter-themed events are here from April 1 to April 12!
Under This Stay-at-Home Order, What Can You Do in Washington Right Now?
by Nathalie Graham Tending to a bonsai tree is ALLOWED. Karen Moskowitz/Getty Images Gov. Jay Inslee announced a new shelter-in-place order for Washington on Monday. He didn’t use the words “shelter-in-place,” choosing to call it rather “Stay Home, Stay Healt…
Movies on TV this week: Sunday, April 5, 2020
Movies on TV this week: April 5: ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid’; ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’; ‘Stand by Me’ and more
Nintendo Download: 12th March (North America)
La-Mulana! Overpass! R.B.I. Baseball 20! The latest Nintendo Download update for North America has arrived, and it’s bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potentia…