Aug 08

Many projects underway

By Ken | Our Home , Woodworking

It’s been a busy summer so far with lots of projects underway. Some complete, others in process. So many things have changed it’s hard to know where to begin. This summer we have been focused on improving the front of the house. We went through the winter with a gravel driveway. What a mess and […]

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Feb 19

Japan – Feb 4 to Feb 14 2006

By Ken | Travel

On very short notice, Ken was notified that he needed to travel to Tokyo Japan for business. That was a Thursday. In order to be in Tokyo in time for the meetings it meant leaving for Japan the coming Saturday morning. Problem: Sharon’s birthday was coming up on Feb 6. Solution: Take Sharon along! After […]

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Apr 25

Making Cabinets

By Ken | Our Home

Construction and installation of the kitchen and bathroom cabinets is underway. A few photos are in the Photo Gallery. It’s a little challenging since I don’t have my shop totally unpacked but I’ve sorted through the many boxes of tools to locate what I need and have setup a temporary shop in a corner of […]

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Apr 18

Cut Nails

By Ken | Our Home

I’ve had a few questions on what ‘cut nails’ are from people that have looked at the photo gallery. Cut nails are a style of nail that was used from approximately 1790 to 1900. There’s a short history available here and a longer article here.

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