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Braid (2019)

Braid exhibits both the greatest charms and worst faults of all directorial debuts: it’s tonally chaotic, unnecessarily showy, and overflowing with far too many ideas than what could comfortably fit in a single picture, yet those very qualities all amount to something that is undeniably fun & exciting. 575 more words

Brandon Ledet

Wash Day Routine for 4C Hair

I have VERY thick, very coily hair. Which basically means I cry a little on the inside when I know it’s time to wash and re-style it. 1,012 more words


Thinking about Korovai Rituals

A few weeks ago, I made this two-tier korovai encircled with braids, doves and periwinkle flowers for a wedding in Burlington, Ontario. During my email exchange with the mother of the bride, she asked about korovai rituals that are typically performed at Ukrainian-Canadian weddings. 426 more words

Wedding Korovai

Zig-Zag Braid

Hey everyone! Today I’m back with another tutorial for you!

I’ve decided to call this hairstyle the zig-zag braid, since it looks like a zig-zag pattern going down the back of the braid. 439 more words


Dim pysgod

….. no fish

Friday  had me sitting in a hospital waiting room again only this time it was Genetics clinic, it appears I have a Missense Mutation.   1,413 more words

Texas Rig

Forty Crowns upon the drum - making a military inspired coat

Now that we are well into fest season I can share one of my April sewing frenzy projects – a military uniform inspired coat for Ranger Aidan Dantes. 1,418 more words


So Much More Than a Korovai

This small korovai with purple flowers meant a lot more to Robyn than just one of several Ukrainian rituals performed at a wedding. Her comments tugged at my heartstrings in more than one way, and sparked a conversation about our mutual love for our Ukrainian heritage, as well as a deeper personal reflection. 193 more words

Wedding Korovai