Tag Archives: Fathers

A Review of Grandpa’s Workshop

It was a day or two after Christmas 2012 when I first read Grandpa’s Workshop to my then 2-year old daughter. I didn’t realize it then, but I may’ve been reading the most overlooked and unheralded book in the Lost … Continue reading

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Stand Up!

Last month I saw a post from Bill Schenher at Billy’s Little Bench about getting kids in the shop. His daughter is a year or two older than my oldest. I was intrigued by the stool she was standing on … Continue reading

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Films About Ghosts

More progress this week on the Toy Chest. Serious work was completed on the the dresser  as well, but more on that in a different post. I put the disassembled panels on the MFT and squared up the haggard miters … Continue reading

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Progress in Many Areas

I made progress in three areas over the past week: 1. The glue is drying on The Dresser 2. I worked my first volunteer shift at the North Coast Community Woodshop 3. Disassembly is complete on the Toy Chest I finally got … Continue reading

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