Monthly Archives: January 2015

Snow Day Pictures

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Finished!

I put the last coat of wiping varnish on the charging station last night. This morning I hung it in mud/laundry room. I think I should have made it a little bigger, but it works. I think I’ll also add … Continue reading

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Snow, Snow, Snow

The plan last night had been to shovel the driveway before letting the boys get on electronics.  Well, that isn’t happening. The snow on the driveway is probably 18″-24″ with drifts deeper than that. The snow is still coming down. … Continue reading

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Getting ready for the snow. Maybe.

The weather service is predicting a huge snow storm tonight and tomorrow. Up to 2-feet of snow overnight and maybe more tomorrow morning. Normally I don’t spent too much effort to prepare for things like storms. We usually have enough … Continue reading

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A couple of evenings in the workshop…

After a couple of evenings in the shop, I have the charging station nearly complete. The glue-up is finished and the piece is mostly sanded. I do have to decide if I am going to add a piece on the … Continue reading

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Charging station (and other workshop progress)

Today was a good workshop day. Normally workshop time is alone time, but sometimes it is nice to have company. While, I did get most of the day alone in the shop, Susanna joined me after she came home from … Continue reading

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Remembering the Unfinished Project…

I like to jump between projects. It is an ADHD thing. You wouldn’t understand. Okay, depending on who you are, you might understand. Also depending on who you are, you might not understand but have to live with someone who … Continue reading

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Jumping Back into the Workshop

Yes, yes, I know what you are thinking. What about the mud room? Of course you must have done that last little push to completion before diving back into the workshop.  Or, will the mud room fall to the bin … Continue reading

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Plans for 2015

We hosted a New Year’s Eve party here – the first real party here since our wedding reception. Thankfully the New Year’s Eve party needed less preparation than the wedding reception. Of course, (mostly) due to Susanna’s work, the party … Continue reading

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A good start to 2015 – a short hike on the Narragansett Trail

Today we started the new year off right with a short 2.5-mile hike on the Narragansett Trail. The section of the trail we hiked was a short drive from our home. The whole family (minus chickens and cat) went on … Continue reading

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