Monthly Archives: April 2014

The third time’s the charm

This is the third time; I hope good luck lies in odd numbers. – Shakespeare from Merry Wives of Windsor After yesterday’s first attempt to make the drawer to complete the second nightstand I decided to take the night off. … Continue reading

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Can you see what I did wrong here?

That drawer back doesn’t look right…. The two sides are supposed to be taller than the back. The drawer bottom needs to be able to slide under the back after the drawer is assembled. So where did I go wrong? … Continue reading

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Getting ready for the water

Well, Sunday wasn’t quite the day I had hoped for. I had hoped to get the first coat of bottom paint on the boat and get some workshop time, finish up the drawer for the second table and then head … Continue reading

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A new project for today .

Thanks to some jerk and most likely drunk driver:

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Bicycling with the boys

Taking a break from our afternoon bike ride.

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Almost too tired to write (a good day)

It was 70-degrees here today. And Sunny. We had a busy day. I would write all about it, but I’m too tired to spend enough effort to make a long post make sense. Or at least get the post to … Continue reading

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Enjoying a perfect spring afternoon

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Building Fences (and actually finishing a project in time)

Susanna and I have been wanting to replace the fence next to the workshop for a while. It wasn’t a big project, just everything else got in the way. Until today. And I know that I’m not the best at … Continue reading

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