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Station Progress: Let’s call it halfway.

Since we decided to hold off on breaking ground on the actual house, we’ve put all of our energy into turning the station into a…

September 9, 2009 | 0 Comments | Read the Full Article

Harvest

All is as you would expect it to be on the Isle of Insanity (otherwise known as my life). There are new concrete floors, new…

August 24, 2009 | 0 Comments | Read the Full Article

Who Needs Walls?

It’s big, functional, and decorated naturally… who needs an addition? Our work here is done. Ok, perhaps not so good when it rains, but it…

Has Very Nearly Lost It

My keys have been missing for about 24 hours. Had to use the spare to get to work and the doctors, but when I walked…

Explosives: Not just for kids anymore.

This weekend we worked hard and then decided playing equally hard was also in order, so we got into the patriotic spirit a little early….

DIY Cedar Raised Garden Bed

First completed project of the year! Here’s how I did it… Materials: 48 lf. of rough sawn cedar 2×6’s (I got 3 2×6-16′ boards) 12…

Relief

It’s been getting progressively harder for me to breathe for the last month. During most winters the approach of Spring has been met with cries…

Been to Hell and back again… almost.

“Hell” in this case being Reno, Nevada. It sounds like more fun that it is, especially when you have a fever, six pounds of snot…

September 16, 2008 | 0 Comments | Read the Full Article

Summer Project: The Entryway

This is the front door to my little abode: The entire entryway has been slowly crumbling to pieces about since I bought the place four…

Recycling Cabinet Progress Overseen by Harold the Critic

I’ve been letting an idea about the lid for my recycling cabinet marinate in my brain for a little while. Do you ever get the feeling that…

Typical.

 In a typical week: I spend between 15-20 hours working on some project or another, unless I’ve got a major overhaul going on somewhere in the…

January 12, 2008 | 3 Comments | Read the Full Article