Progress: sun room door frame, and bird feeder support post

It has been a rather productive afternoon! The first order of business was to test out my new tool on the sun room door frame. I had gone into town to look at mini planers, but while perusing my options, I chose this tool, instead. It's a shaver. The shaving plate looks rather like a … Continue reading Progress: sun room door frame, and bird feeder support post

Progress: sun room door and garden stuff

I got a little reminder today, of why I need to start using the sun room as a greenhouse. The cats have already knocked the mini-greenhouse over once, and despite our best efforts at making sure the bottom of the plastic is pushed under the frame, the cats are determined to get in. Especially Susan! … Continue reading Progress: sun room door and garden stuff

Would you like to see my chainsaw collection?

Oh, what a day! It turned out rather longer than expected - and that was knowing we had multiple trips to make! This morning, we headed out to pick up a snow blower (yay!) from the place my brother bought our riding mower from, in a fairly large town about 2/3s of the way to … Continue reading Would you like to see my chainsaw collection?

Windblown clean up, and finding things

While cleaning up after yesterday's winds, I did the usual circuit around the yard, including behind the storage house. Funny how, no matter how many times we go through different areas, we still find things we missed before. Somehow, I missed this. It looks like someone dumped the lava rocks from their BBQ behind the … Continue reading Windblown clean up, and finding things