Author: benjamen

58) Went to the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum #NewThingEveryDay

58) Went to the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum #NewThingEveryDay

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 driv ...
57) Subscribed to MOD YouTube Channel #NewThingEveryDay

57) Subscribed to MOD YouTube Channel #NewThingEveryDay

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 ...
56) Learned to Play Mancala  #NewThingEveryDay

56) Learned to Play Mancala #NewThingEveryDay

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 ...
55) Listened to the Making It Podcast #NewThingEveryDay

55) Listened to the Making It Podcast #NewThingEveryDay

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: Bo ...
54) Using Zip Ties to Secure Pegboard Hangers #NewThingEveryDay

54) Using Zip Ties to Secure Pegboard Hangers #NewThingEveryDay

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 h ...
52) Went Fishing on Big Marine Lake #NewThingEveryDay

52) Went Fishing on Big Marine Lake #NewThingEveryDay

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, ...
51) Found Yeggi and Pinshape, Other Sources for 3D Models #NewThingEveryDay

51) Found Yeggi and Pinshape, Other Sources for 3D Models #NewThingEveryDay

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 to ...
50) Bought Something at Snap Market #NewThingEveryDay

50) Bought Something at Snap Market #NewThingEveryDay

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. Sn ...
49) Took My Daughter Rollerblading On the Rice Creek North Trail #NewThingEveryDay

49) Took My Daughter Rollerblading On the Rice Creek North Trail #NewThingEveryDay

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 Rollerb ...