Today my wife and I went to the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. Our street reconstruction is coming to a close and we are ready to look at a new driveway, walk, and front stairs — a whole new yard plan really
I judge a podcast or show by how many times I need to stop it to go check on something they are talking about. A good one will start a cascade of things to check out that gets me lost
My daughter has been playing Mancala in her summer program. She couldn’t wait for me to either buy or make her a board, so she made her own out of LEGO. Since I was the only person available to play
In my twitter feed, I kept seeing posts for a podcast called Making It. It’s a a bunch of guys that I’ve either followed in one way or another: Bob Clagett of @iliketomakestuff, Jimmy Diresta of YouTube fame, and David Picciuto the
I’ve read in many places that you can just use zip ties to secure pegboard hangers that have a tendency to pull out. What I never see is how the heck you actually accomplish this. So what my little slide show
I wrote a better article over on my workshop blog.
Today my fishing buddy and I decided go fish at Big Marine Lake. It’s a 1100 acre lake located A little east of Forest Lake. It sports Largemouth, Northern, Walleye, Bluegill, and Crappie. We got on the lake about 3pm and while
I’ve found a whole new universe of things to print on my 3D printer. As of yesterday I was just looking on Thingiverse for things to print, but today I discovered Yeggi and Pinshape. Yeggi is like a 3D model
After dropping my son off at his Y program this morning, instead of going to Holiday to grab a pop or coffee, I stopped at Snap Market instead. Snap is a new convenience store located in an old convenience store.
We bought my 11 year old daughter Rollerblades for her birthday and to our delight she has wanted to use them. At first she used my wife’s Rollerblades on our driveway and road, but since the street reconstruction she hasn’t